Hurricane Relief

Resources and Information to help after Hurricane Sandy.

Important FEMA Deadlines and Facts

Please see the link below for a message from FEMA about NEXT WEEK’S deadlines for filing two disaster-aid applications – one to FEMA and one to SBA. As a private nonprofit, you must file both. Also included is a FEMA Fact Sheet developed specifically for private nonprofits. Click here:

Update on Hurricane Sandy Relief for New Jersey Artists and Arts Organizations

The Heritage Emergency National Task Force and FEMA, along with numerous New Jersey State partners, cosponsored a forum on federal disaster aid at Monmouth University on December 15, 2012. The forum provided information that cultural heritage stewards need to know about applying for federal disaster aid in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. FEMA specialists explained […]

NJ AFTER 3 Offering Support

NJ AFTER 3 Offering Support During the Aftermath of Superstorm Sandy Tuesday, November 6, 2012 Please be aware that New Jersey After 3 was without power all of last week. We apologize to those organizations that were trying to communicate with us, and wish all of you still dealing with post hurricane issues our most sincere […]

NYFA Emergency Relief Fund

Application Now Open The application for the NYFA Emergency Relief Fund for artists in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York affected by Hurricane Sandy is now available. Visit or for details. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and grants made every two weeks. Leadership funding for this program has been provided […]

United Way Hurricane Sandy Recovery Fund

Dear Friends and Colleagues, With leadership from United Way of New York City, United Ways along the Eastern Seaboard have established the United Way Hurricane Sandy Recovery Fund to address near-term and long-term recovery needs of communities most affected by the hurricane. Contributions to the Fund will be used by United Ways in Connecticut, Delaware, […]


Many artists and arts organizations in our region are working to recover from severe damages as a result of the storm. Below is a list of recovery resources we are aware of that we hope you will find helpful.  If you know of other resources please forward the information to and the Council will share with […]


The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation and Lambent Foundation (a project of the Tides Center) today announced a two-pronged major relief effort to assist artists and non-profit arts organizations who suffered serious damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. At a special meeting this morning, the Warhol Foundation Board of […]