In additional to this, we still want to support the RAW Artists National Art Drive (https://www.nationalartsdrive.com/) here in Phoenix. "Now more than ever, we need to keep creativity alive, appreciated, and supported to ensure we preserve the creative culture of our generation." We do not want this movement to fade due to recent developments. It could potentially bring some light into this darkness that both the pandemic and severe injustice have brought...." (cont.)
"Jeff and I wanted to share some resources with you all that we've gathered throughout these past couple of weeks...
SBA Loans - https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance
Food Stamps - http://www.arizonaselfhelp.org/
Unemployment Information - https://des.az.gov/services/coronavirus
Job Resources - https://www.phoenix.gov/Resources
AZ Commission of the Arts Resources - https://azarts.gov/news/covid-19-info-resources-for-arizonas-artists-and-arts-sector/?fbclid=IwAR0H-_u7W2KFuT8-F00HIBM2yY4VOUtRg5Rq-Y9G-NUmw5I4S6-pAJincrw
Jeni Himmer, a student in the General Business and Marketing program at SCC was this year's Little Pitch winner.
Himmer is the owner and co-founder of Radnaut Prints... (cont.)"
"We are Jeni and Jeff, founders and owners of Radnaut Prints.
We started this company to support local artists, vendors, and event coordinators within the Phoenix metro area. We wanted to provide affordable printing services and completely cut shipping costs by dropping off orders personally.
I, Jeni, run my own art business, BehindTheBits, and understand the need for cheap supplies, credibility, and credit for my work.
We are not your regular consignment store or print shop, we actually want to challenge those models.
Here's why... (cont.)"