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Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: Suze Orman Explains How To Rescue Your Finances, Keep Your Health Insurance & Manage Debt With Zero Income  

The latest news in regards to filing for unemployment insurance due to the Covid-19 pandemic: https://labor.hawaii.gov/blog/main/families-first-cares-acts-federal-unemployment-info/

Relief funding for musicians listed below. Please follow the links below for more information. If you know of other organizations who would have additional relief opportunities for musicians during this unprecedented time, please notify us and we will add them to our list.   Grammy MusicCares https://www.grammy.com/musicares/get-help/covid-19-relief-fund-faq Music industry professionals may apply for basic living ...
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We’re in the process of compiling information for relief funding for those in the film and media industries impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. Please see below for links to opportunities that you may qualify: IHeartRadio Growing classified ads for projects and local volunteer opportunities: www.support808.com   Creative Capital Resources for grants specifically set for the ...
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Emergency Support for Workers in the Creative Community   The Covid-19 crisis is devastating for many industries, including the creative community. Almost all television and film production has now ceased globally – leaving hundreds of thousands of crew and cast without jobs. These include electricians, carpenters and drivers, many of whom are paid hourly wages ...
Read More NETFLIX ESTABLISHES EMERGENCY SUPPORT FUND FOR THE CREATIVE COMMUNITY

DBEDT/Creative Industries Division Update in the face of COVID-19 FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR COMMUNITY Aloha Mai Kākou, Due to this unprecedented national health emergency caused by the COVID-19 virus, we want to inform you of steps we’re taking at the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s Creative Industries Division to ensure the ...
Read More Creative Industries Division’s Response to Covid-19

The Recording Academy and its affiliated charitable foundation MusiCares have established the COVID-19 Relief Fund to help people in the music industry affected by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak and subsequent cancellation of multiple music events. From hotel and bar gigs to major music festivals, COVID-19 is deeply impacting live music events, and the creative community behind it all…   ...
Read More Important Information for Music Artists and a Covid-19 Relief Fund

Floor presentations at the Hawaii State Senate and House on Friday, January 26, 2018. We are grateful to Senator Lorraine R. Inouye, Senator Glenn Wakai and Representative Cindy Evans, Representative Jarrett Keohokalole and Representative Nicole E. Lowen for recognizing the importance of the Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) program for Hawaii creative entrepreneurs, as well as for ...
Read More Floor Presentations at Hawaii Capitol

During the 2016-2017 calendar year, the Creative Lab Hawaii Program (CLH Program) successfully executed and concluded the following six Program Tracks: Screenwriting, Producing, Web-Series, Animation, and Music. In total, there were 35 creative entrepreneurs that were enrolled in the CLH Program’s five-day Immersive hands on training component in the five Program Tracks. Participants hailed from ...
Read More Wrap up for 2016 – 2017 Creative Lab Hawaii Program

November 29, 2017 Living808 featuring Creative Lab Hawaii – DBEDT Director Luis P Salaveria and Creative Industries Hawaii Chief Officer Georja Skinner promote Creative Lab Hawaii – changing Hawaii’s innovation economy- one creative entrepreneur at a time.