Arts & Culture Funding for BIPOC Communities

SPECIAL COUNTYWIDE FUNDING
OPPORTUNITY FOR
ARTS & CULTURE ORGANIZATIONS SERVING
BIPOC COMMUNITIES

In response to the onslaught of COVID-19 and its disproportionate impact on communities of color, one-time emergency general operating support is available to arts and culture organizations serving Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) communities. Preference will be given to eligible organizations that intentionally serve BIPOC communities and didn’t receive support through the City’s fiscal year 2021 Organization Support Program or Creative Communities San Diego funding categories.

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CGI is a one-time special grant initiative in response to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic funded by Federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act money awarded to the California Arts Council (CAC) through the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, and allocated to their State-Local Partners, including the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture