CRV - a helping hand FOR YOUR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Creative Resources And Venues exists to provide business development materials and capital funds that are awarded to individuals who are pursuing a creativity based career.
CRV "Helping Hands" grant awards helps Creatives pay for business assets such as
raw materials, advertising and marketing costs, travel, portfolio and web site development, instrument and tool acquisition and repair, experts consultation fees, and other essential business components.
Grant guidelines and applications will be available annually for assistance in developing a creativity based business. Join our mailing list so you don't miss out on the details! We'll email you when CRV Helping Hands grant applications are open for 2018 and how to apply for a grant.
ANNOUNCEMENT: $500 CRV BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT GRANT To quality one must reside in Chaffee or Saguache County, Colorado and be between ages 18 and 22. Applicants are required to write an essay regarding their career development in the fields of Fine Arts and Performance Arts and Creative Writing. Contact us about how to apply for the grant. Applications received until June 30. $500 Grant recipient will be announced July 22.
Thank you for considering a donation to our Helping Hands Creative Grants program. We will widely publicize the grants and open the 2018 grant applications in January. Our CRV Board of Directors will review application submissions and issue grants in the Fall of 2018. We will proudly credit all sponsors of CRV Helping Hands Creative Business grants program and notify sponsors of the grant recipients.
Everyone runs into walls now and then! If you find that you could use some help with business details, need a "jumpstart", or to completely open doors of knowledge into the online (or offline) business world, we understand and will match you with a CRV mentor.
We can help a little or a lot, according to your needs
Basic website development so you can start to get your branding out into the world
Help you set up and maneuver social media tools like Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest
Review your business plan and make suggestions so you feel confident about moving forward
And even help with business naming strategy - there's more to a name than you may know.
We'll support and help with a free 30 minute phone call. After that, if you want us to help you further by matching you with a mentor. Mentor fees start at $50 per hour.