Hello! For the next few weeks, we have disabled our calendar and won’t be doing any highlights of upcoming performances. Instead, we’ve created a list of resources for those who might need it. Lots of info on monetary support as well as help with dealing with anxiety, quick and healthy recipes, as well as a few recipes for boredom.

ALSO! Stay tuned for interviews and highlights of local musicians and how they’re reckoning with the shut-down. We will still be bringing you great articles, and music to listen to during this time.

Resources & Links

March 20th Resource Updates

Bandcamp Fundraising Efforts

Ohio Citizens for the Arts

Secret Studio Local Livestream Event

How to livestream concerts without looking like crap and sounding like garbage

OBS Studio, free livestream software

GCAC Emergency Relief for Artists 

COVID Resource Guide, State by State

March 18th resource updates

Watch this fantastic educational live-stream for teaching online!

List of local music live-streams this week

Virtual Music Events Directory

Local Relief Funds – 614 NOW

My favorite podcast app!

Columbus-based Podcasts

How Parents Can Keep Kids Busy (and Learning) in Quarantine

Find out what services / fee cancellations your bank is giving

Ohio Unemployment Phone Numbers

 (877) 644-6562 or TTY (614) 387-8408

March 17th resource updates

Mutual Aid Central Ohio Facebook Group

COVID-19 Ohio Individual Artist Survey

Mutual Aid Central Ohio Questionnaire

PETITION: Suspend Rent, Mortgage, & Utility Payments During the Coronavirus Crisis

Tell Congress to include displaced entertainment workers in relief package

INFORMATION REGARDING THE VIRUS

Official Coronavirus Ohio Website 

Director’s Order about the closure / exemptions of restaurants

Coping with stress and anxiety

Coronavirus.ohio

CDC

Franklin County Public Health COVID information

CDC Coronavirus information and resources

Columbus City Schools COVID Resources (including food services)

Arstechnica comprehensive guide and FAQ to COVID19

MONETARY RESOURCES AND

RELIEF FUNDS FOR ARTISTS

Ohio Unemployment (eligibility massively expanded!)

Ohio unemployed updated FAQ

Local fund

Columbus Artists Relief GoFundMe

Who it’s for

Artists in the central Ohio area who have lost work due to Coronavirus cancellations. So basically every working artist in central Ohio.  This includes musicians, artists, writers, actors, gig support (audio engineers, stagehands, etc).

Artist relief tree (currently not accepting more applications, but certainly taking donations)

Huge resource

List of grants and resources for artists

Facebook group for Musicians and Audio Engineers affected by COVID 19

Another fund – Who We Are

Streaming Services Petition to raise pay

Lifestyle resources and healthy habits

30 minute cooking 

15 minute cooking

10 minute cooking 

Food you can easily keep in freezer!
HERE

and HERE

Yoga for beginners

Day 1 of 30 day Yoga Challenge

Free movies! (with ads)

Free Media via Columbus Public Libraries (Music, Books and Movies)

How to play chess

How to play checkers

How to play card games

SERVICES FOR EDUCATORS

Kahoot Premium (Free)

Teaching music remotely

Remote teaching resource roundup no 1

Roundup no 2