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Get the latest news about how ArtsWA is supporting organizations and communities throughout Washington State.

Find state, local, and national resources that can help you manage the impacts of coronavirus.

ArtsWA partnered with 13 other statewide partners to survey the sector and learn their needs related to recovery from COVID-19.

Learn more about how you can successfully manage your ArtsWA CARES Relief Act Grant, and see who was funded.

Find information about how the state government is helping support Washingtonians during this time.

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Tenino Creative District

Tenino is one of the newest Creative Districts, gaining certification in June 2020. In response to the effect that COVID-19 has had on their local economy, the city has come up with a creative way to support residents and small businesses. They are getting international attention for their creative approach to the crisis. Watch the video that aired July 19, 2020, on CBS Sunday Morning, to learn more.

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