This Help Desk Office Hour will go through the process of applying for the ESD Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant. As Arts Business Collaborative is a technical assistance provider for the ESD grants, speakers Tatum Turner and Ami Scherson will be go in depth about the processes of applying for the grant and will be able to answer any questions people may have.
For more information about the ESD grant, and for technical assistance from ABC, you can visit this webpage here: https://www.artsbusinesscollaborative.org/programs/technical-assistance
About the Speakers:
Tatum Turner (she/her/hers) is a published event planner. Beginning her career as an actress, she has performed with Spike Lee, Bobby Cannavale and Samuel L Jackson after earning SAG credentials focused her attention on an international market. She traveled to Japan for the Remel London © model search bringing hip-hop fashion brands to market and assisting in hosting Los Angeles Lakers cheerleaders in Japan. Tatum continues her work in the arts producing Brooklyn documentaries, directing creative strategy, and event planning with tech, media, music and fashion clients.
Ami Scherson (she/her/hers) is a Project Manager at Arts Business Collaborative. Based in Queens, NY, she is an arts administrator, musician, and facilitator, working in project and program development as well as community engagement through a justice and equity lens. Outside of ABC, Ami co-founded mixt collective (@mixt.collective) in 2020, an arts collaborative for mixed identifying individuals to celebrate, elevate, and create amongst mixed race communities.
Tatum and Ami are open and available to support small businesses and individuals interested in applying for the ESD grant. You can fill out the intake form here: https://forms.gle/zsas8cbmxe2fvBKW8 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information