If you or someone you know is an artist that has been affected by the recent floods, please take a look. This came to my inbox yesterday:
Greetings from CERF,
This message is going out to craft artists in the region of Wisconsin affected by the recent flooding. I hope you and your loved ones were able to avoid loss from the flooding. We wish those who suffered loss a quick recovery.
CERF would like to make sure that any professional craft artist who may have been affected by the flooding is aware of the disaster relief assistance available from CERF. If the flooding affected you, please contact us. If you know of craft artists in the flooded towns, please pass this information on.
CERFÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s programs include:
Grants up to $1,500;
Loans up to $8,000;
Booth fee waivers at craft shows;
Discounts on materials and equipment from craft suppliers;
Assistance with business development.
For eligibility requirements and more detailed information, please contact us at:
Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF)
PO Box 838
Montpelier, VT 05601
Thank you for helping spread the word about CERF. Please contact me if
you have questions.
Operations and Financial Services Manager
Craft Emergency Relief Fund