NCG's Arts Loan Fund (ALF) committee is made up of Bay Area funders that are committed to the Arts. The ALF meets several times a year to discuss critical issues impacting the Arts in Northern Califronia and review loan applications to determine awards to artists and nonprofits that support the Arts in the Bay Area.
ALF Committee members: Please log into your account to register for this meeting and receive the meeting docket. First time on this website? Set your password.
These meetings are by invitation only. To learn more about joining the Arts Loan Fund, please contact Michelle Bermúdez, Manager of Collaborative Philanthropy.
About the Arts Loan Fund
Since 1981, the Arts Loan Fund (ALF) has provided over 1,000 low-interest, quick turnaround cash flow loans of up to $50,000 to arts organizations located in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, Napa, Sacramento, San Mateo, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano and Sonoma counties, and individual artists in Oakland and San Francisco.
The Arts Loan Fund is housed at Northern California Grantmakers, and its committee is comprised of NCG members. The committee meets every six weeks to review loan applications and determine loan awards.