The Federal Goverment announced new support for small businesses and not-for-profits on Friday.
- Up to 75 per cent wage subsidies for qualifying businesses, for up to 3 months, retroactive to March 15, 2020. This will help businesses to keep and return workers to the payroll.
TORONTO, March 26, 2020 – With thousands of artists suddenly thrown out of work by COVID-19, Toronto Arts Foundation is partnering with Toronto Arts Council to help provide immediate relief.
The Government of Canada is taking strong and quick action to protect our economy, and the health, safety, and jobs of all Canadians during the global COVID-19 outbreak.
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced a new set of economic measures to help stabilize the economy and help Canadians affected by the impacts of this challenging period.
These are difficult times for us all but at Dance Ontario we believe governments at all levels are taking sensible, pro-active measures to keep us safe. Please follow their recommendations and, where possible, extend your assistance to those in your communities who may need help at this time such as seniors or young families.
Call for Submissions: 2020-21 Creative Partnerships Program
Dance Ontario's Creative Partnership Program will provide $2,000 in production/creation support to each of two choreographers for NEW work to be premiered at DanceWeekend'20 next January. Choreographers whose membership is current at the time of submission are eligible to apply. All forms of dance will be considered and two works each approximately 15 minutes in length will be selected. The Association's Selection Committee looks for applications that :