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ITHACA, N.Y. –– The Community Arts Partnership’s (CAP) has created an Emergency Arts Relief Fund to provide some financial support to artists located in Tompkins County who have experienced lost income from the postponement and/or cancellation of specific, scheduled opportunities or programs due to the outbreak of COVID-19.Find the Guidelines on our grant page.

As of April 1, we have raised $1,800 from four anonymous donors and are able to offer awards of $50 to $250. Applications are due on Monday, April 20 at 5 p.m.

If you would like to donate to this fund (so that we can provide more artist grants), or if you know anyone who might like to donate, please contact Robin Schwartz, Program & Grant Director at

We will get through this crisis together.

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