13205 Cheltenham Drive
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
 
Help Line: 818-400-3263
Admin. Office: 818-261-0057
President's Office: 818-528-2893
info@californiajazzfoundation.org

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OTHER AGENCY RESOURCES

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Actors Fund, Los Angeles
323-933-9244 request to speak to intake worker
www.actorsfund.org
Eligibility: 5 years of work with $6500+/year in 3 of the last 5 years or $5K in 10 out of 20 years. Helps many types of performers.

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Blues Foundation, HART Fund, Memphis, TN
www.blues.org
Began in 2003, providing $ aid to Blues musicians and families due to health concerns. Grants for healthcare and funeral expenses.

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Career Transition for Dancer, Los Angeles
323-549-6660
www.careertransition.org
Financial aid for tuition, re-training & seed $ for new business.

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Jazz Musicians’ Emergency Fund, New York
212-245-3999
www.jazzfoundation.org
Assists jazz musicians 50 years + (and younger musicians affected by Katrina if they have dependents)

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Music Maker Relief Foundation, Inc.
919-643-2456
www.musicmaker.org
Must be rooted in Southern musical tradition, 55 years + with annual income under $18K. Financial aid for food, shelter, medical, etc. Also instrument acquisition and tour support.

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MusiCares, Los Angeles
800-687-4227
www.musicares.com
$ aid with basic needs, medical and substance abuse rehabilitation. Eligibility: 5 years in the music industry or 6 commercially released recordings or music videos.

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Professional Musicians Local 47
323-993-3159
www.promusic47.org
Eligibility: must be active member in good standing.

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Professional Musicians Local 47, Foundation
323-993-3182
www.47foundation.org
Foundation fund available to ALL professional musicians/singers residing in CA. Union membership NOT required. Call for application, supporting documents required.

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Rhythm & Blues Foundation
215-772-1514
www.rhythmblues.org
Grants for R&B artists (& surviving spouses) on Universal and its labels.

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Society of Singers, Inc.
818-995-7100 x 104
www.singers.org
Eligibility: professional singer for 5 years. Financial aid and/or medical expenses.

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Southern California Blues Society
714-209-7347
www.socalblues.org
Provides immediate assistance to blues performers to help defray the burden of medical costs and other expenses in criis. Artist presents request at a board meeting.

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Sweet Relief Musicians Fund
714-846-3030
www.sweetrelief.org
Young musicians must have medical condition inhibiting ability to work. $ aid for medical expenses or living expenses for semi-retired out of work musicians.