This is an uncertain time for everyone with things changing rapidly. The Cultural Organization of Lowell is here to provide tools and resources for you to make better decisions and find avenues for support. Check back as we will continue to update this site regularly with local, state, and national resources, as well as grant applications.

City of Lowell

The city's official page for business resources

Reopening Massachusetts

Details on the 4-phase plan to reopen the economy

Massachusetts Cultural Council

COVID-19 Resources for artists and art organizations


  • The Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant – Intended to provide interim financial assistance to qualified painters, printmakers, and sculptors whose needs are the result of an unforeseen, catastrophic incident, and who lack the resources to meet that situation. Each grant is given as one-time assistance for a specific emergency, examples of which are fire, flood, or emergency medical need. No deadline.