Financial relief sources
Provides $1.1 million assistance for Calgary and area artists to a max of $1500 per artist for proven lost revenues.
$2 million enhanced emergency program.
Immediate assistance from a donor-directed fund for musicians and music industry workers affected by the Coronavirus
Works with Sweet Relief and MusicCares to support musicians and music industry workers around medical expenses, lodging, clothing, food and other vital living expenses to those impacted due to sickness or loss of work.
Emergency financial aid for entertainment professionals.
A non-profit, registered charity that provides counselling and emergency relief services to the Canadian music community.
Accepting applications from artists who post a 45 to 60 minute online performance. Financial grants will be given out from a $700,000 relief fund.
No immediate relief but they have asked artists to document their loss of revenues.
Administered by Glad Day Bookshop in Toronto, it helps cover emergency aid and paid work for LGBTQ2S artists, performers and tip-based workers.
A Canadian group fundraising to support a relief fund.
Financial assistance for seriously ill entertainment technology professionals in the U.S. and Canada.
For anyone who has found themselves unemployed due to COVID-19.
Music industry advocacy and more resources
A list of great resources covering all sorts of related information for musicians.
A space for arts and other vulnerable freelance and gig workers in Canada and beyond to share stories and resources addressing the impacts of COVID-19.
Professional organization for Canadian musicians.