Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has launched an online fundraising campaign to create the COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund, which will be administered by The Actors Fund.
The new fund will assist those in the entertainment community, onstage and behind the scenes, who are facing healthcare crises and other needs in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Broadway Cares has seeded the fund with an initial $250,000 and is asking supporters to donate to the online campaign to reach a goal of $1 million by April 12. To make a tax-deductible donation, click here.
Today, @BCEFA is launching an online fundraising campaign to create the COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund to help the theater industry. We are seeding the fund with $250,000 with the goal of raising $1 million by 4/12/20. Donate now: https://t.co/XJRVzIB3O0. pic.twitter.com/yuuKhrK7HA
— Broadway Cares (@BCEFA) March 17, 2020