COVID 19 Resources
The local response to the pandemic.
A relief fund for restaurant employees.
Funds support restaurant and bar workers that covers rent, mortgage, and utilities only.
Funding closed; check back later to see if it reopens!
Two new Federal Grant Funds offer financial assistance to sole proprietors, independent contractors, and 501 c3’s:
• A $10k grant through the application by the SBA Loan (via the SBA 7b2 EIDL grant program).
• Businesses with employees can be eligible for up to 2.5 months of payroll expenses as a forgiven loan (via SBA 7a Paycheck Protection Program).
Employee rights during a pandemic.
Attend an orientation and learn more about their Entrepreneurial Program for new businesses. Click here to register.
This site offers information and mentorship on starting a business.
Variety of resources for business owners.
Employers can receive a federal tax break for hiring certain job seekers up to $2400-$9600 per eligible employee.