The health of our businesses and community members is always top of mind, and particularly so during the evolving health and economic circumstances surrounding COVID-19. We have created this section with that in mind, and to help business and community organizations stay informed of the resources, information, and assistance available to them.
To navigate through immediate, evolving, and near future impacts, the Chamber is and will be working closely with public and private business and economic development partners. We will work to effectively anticipate, respond, and advocate for resources; particularly those that will help mitigate the impacts on your business and on our community. Please bookmark this page and check for regular updates. If you are a business or a community organization with resources to offer, you’re invited to share them for us to review and publish: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chamber of Commerce Updates
Business Resources and Assistance
Governor Brown’s ReOpening Guidelines and Information: Phases and Guideline Details
Lane County: COVID-19 Business Information
Lane Small Business Development Center: Information for businesses about COVID-19 guidance and potential relief funding
Small Business Administration: Guidance for businesses and employers to plan and respond to COVID-19
SBA Payroll Loans – Congress has approved $350 billion in emergency loans for small businesses to help them keep workers employed. In fact, if small businesses maintain or later restore their payrolls, they may not have to repay some — or possibly any — of the loan. Here’s a guide and checklist from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to help your small business through the process.
Oregon Restaurant and Lodging Association: Coronavirus Information and Resources
State of Oregon Employment Department: COVID-19 Related Business Layoffs, Closures, and Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Cascade Employers Association: Coronavirus and Employer Obligations
Business Tools and Guidance to Respond and Prepare for COVID-19 Impacts
Health Information Resources
Greenhill Humane Society: A Message About Pets and COVID-19