To provide easy-access assistance - in times of crisis - to individuals in the Greater Orlando area who typically derive income from the performing arts and/or theme park entertainment sectors. To be sensitive to each individual’s unique circumstances and to offer a holistic approach toward achieving long term solutions for financial, physical, and emotional well-being.
Applicants need to have derived income from the performing arts industry - onstage or offstage - in the past 2 years and be current residents of Lake, Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Osceola, or Polk Counties.
Inclusivity and Diversity Statement
Greater Orlando Performing Arts Relief (GOPAR) commits itself to equal treatment for all. There is and shall be no discrimination based on race, color, gender/gender identify or expression, sexual orientation, religion or religious denomination or lack thereof, nation of origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status or any other federal, state or local protected class.
CURRENTLY FUNDS ARE BEING GENERATED
Resources advocacy – helping individuals connect with already existing resources in the community
Joseph Walsh/ The Garden Theatre
Michael Wanzie/Wanzie Presents
Hillary Brook/ Theater South Playhouse
Meka King/ CFEA
Felichia Chivaughn/ CFEA
Joshua Vickery/ CFCarts