RESOURCES FOR ARTISTS, MAKERS & CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS

ACCOUNTANTS & TAX ASSISTANCE
Massachusetts Society of CPAs (Find a CPA for your needs/in your area)
Art and Taxes is a site developed to address the tax needs of artists of all disciplines. Great resources for free!

ADVOCACY
Americans for the Arts a national organization dedicated to advancing the arts in America
Boston Musicians Association
Design Studio for Social Intervention
Epicenter Community
Health Care for All Free helpline 800-272-4232
Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) is a state-wide coalition of artists of all disciplines volunteering their time to ensure artists are at the policy making table. MALC’s meetings, and connected working groups are designed to bring together artists leaders of all disciplines and artist(s) run organizations, initiatives, and businesses around key issues facing Massachusetts artists working in all disciplines. Though participants may have different perspectives on how best to address the issues facing our community, we are all committed to improving the social and economic position of all Massachusetts artists. The overall goal is to empower our community, support our artist leaders, and to mentor new artists leaders.  
Massachusetts Cultural Council State arts agency that offers grant programs, partnerships and services for nonprofit cultural organizations, and programs for schools, communities and individual artists. They also have lists of artist directories and spaces.
MassCreative
Mass Production Coalition  
National Writers Union Boston
The National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC) 
SAG/AFTRA- New England 
VSA ART of MA serves individuals with disabilities by creating opportunities for participation in the arts and integration into the cultural and educational mainstream of our communities.

ART & TECHNOLOGY
Artisans Asylum
Boston Cyberarts, Inc 
MIT Program in Art Culture & Technology (ACT)
Zero

ARTS SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS, LOCAL & REGIONAL
Artmorpheus
Artists Under the Dome/MALC
Arts & Business Council of Boston
Arts Boston
Assets for Artists
Boston Dance Alliance  
Grub Street
Mayors Office of Arts & Culture (Boston)
Mass Cultural Council
MA Film Office
MassMouth a nonprofit organization promoting the art of storytelling
Mass Poetry
New England Foundation for the Arts
Society of Arts & Crafts
StageSource
The Record Company

BUSINESS ASSISTANCE
Accion
Artmorpheus
Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce
Carrot Project (Boston)
Center for Women and Enterprise (Boston)
Coastal Community Capital
Commonwealth Kitchen/Crop Circle Kitchen (Dorchester)
Cooperative Fund of New England (Watertown)
Community Economic Development Center of Southeastern MA
Community Development Partnership  (Eastham)
Dorchester Bay EDC (small business loans)
E For all (Lowell)
Epicenter Community
Franklin County Community Development Corp.Hilltown CDCValley CDC (Greenfield)
Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce
Hispanic American Institute (Boston)
Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Corp.
Lawrence Partnership
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass MoCa)
Mass Small Business Development Centers SBDC
Merrimack Valley Small Business Center (Lowell)
Mill Cities Community Investment (Lowell Community Loan Fund) (Lowell)
New Bedford Economic Development Council
NewVue Communities (Fitchburg)
North Central Mass Development Corp. (Fitchburg)
North Shore Community Development Coalition (Salem)
Nuestra Comunidad Development Corporation & LISC (Boston)
Nuestras Raices (Holyoke) www.nuestras-raices.org
Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corp
Quaboag Valley Community Development Corp. (Ware)
Quincy 2000 Collaborative
SCORE Boston
Southeast Asian Coalition of Massachusetts (Worcester)
South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC) (Framingham)

FUNDING /OTHER (only a partial list)
Mass Cultural Council
New England Foundation for the Arts
The Boston Foundation, Brother Thomas Fellowships

INSURANCE
CERF + studio protector
Fractured Atlas Pocket Guides for insurance for various disciplines

LEGAL SERVICES 
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights
Transactional Law Clinic s at Harvard Law School
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts of Mass

SPACE
Artists Space 
Co-working

MORE
Mass Creative Economy Industry Resources Listing
The Mass. Office of Travel and Tourism maintains an extensive calendar of open studio events.
Mobius, Inc collaborative of interdisciplinary artists whose mission is to generate, shape and test experimental art. 

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