Resources

by Yancong Yin

Video still from “Grassland” by Sarah Kanouse

Check out our many helpful local and national resource links for artists below:

ACTOR / WRITER RESOURCES

The Authors Guild: AUTHORSGUILD.ORG
Backstage Magazine: BACKSTAGE.COM
SAG / AFTRA: SAGAFTRA.ORG
Writers Guild of America West: WGA.ORG

ARTISTS RESOURCES

Brooklyn Arts Exchange: BAX.ORG
HERE Arts Center: HERE.ORG
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC): LMCC.NET
Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN): MNN.ORG
NYC Department of Cultural Affairs: DCLA
NY Foundation for the Arts (NYFA): NYFA.ORG
NY State Council of the Arts (NYSCA): NYSCA.ORG
The Artists Forum: THEARTISTSFORUM.ORG

BUSINESS RESOURCES

Alliance for Non-Profit Management: ALLIANCEONLINE.ORG
Better Business Bureau: BBB.ORG
Nonprofit New York: NONPROFITNEWYORK.ORG
NY State Small Business Development Center: NYSSBDC.ORG

GRANT RESOURCES

The Chronicle of Philanthropy: PHILANTHROPY.COM
The Foundation Center + Guidestar: CANDID.ORG
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC): LMCC.NET
NY Foundation for the Arts (NYFA): NYFA.ORG
NY State Council of the Arts (NYSCA): NYSCA.ORG

HEALTH RESOURCES

American Cancer Society: CANCER.ORG
Health Resources and Administration: HRSA.GOV

LEGAL RESOURCES

Internal Revenue Service: IRS.GOV
NYC Government: NYC.GOV
USA.gov: USA.GOV
US Citizenship & Immigration Services: USCIS.GOV
US Copyright Office: COPYRIGHT.GOV
US Department of Justice: JUSTICE.GOV
US Patent & Trademark Office: USPTO.GOV
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts: VLANY.ORG

MUSIC RESOURCES

Am. Society of Composers, Authors, & Publishers (ASCAP): ASCAP.COM
Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI): BMI.COM
Society of European Stage Authors & Composers (SESAC): SESAC.COM