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COVID-19 Business Updates

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DoorDash Restaurant Operator Relief Grant – VRLTA is partnering with DoorDash to offer relief to Virginia restaurants. DoorDash will award approximately 125 grants of $3,500 each. Applications close March 1.

Charlottesville Business Recovery Survey – To inform immediate action items for business recovery, the Charlottesville Office of Economic Development asks City business owners to take a 10-minute survey about current conditions.

Shuttered Venue Operators Grant – Applications will open soon through SBA for live venues, theatrical producers, performing arts organizations, etc., to qualify for SVO grants equal to 45% of their gross earned revenue.

Workplace Guidelines

Virginia.gov Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Virginia home page

Executive Order Seventy-Two - Enforces New Mitigation Measures to Slow COVID-19 Spread

Virginia Department of Health coronavirus information for businesses

Virginia Enacts First-in-the-Nation Permanent COVID-19 Workplace Safety and Health Standards Amid Pandemic – Press release January 27, 2021

Questions about coronavirus safety? Call the Thomas Jefferson Health District COVID-19 hotline at 434-972-6261.

Funding

>> DoorDash Restaurant Operator Relief Grant – VRLTA is partnering with DoorDash to offer relief to Virginia restaurants. DoorDash will award approximately 125 grants of $3,500 each. Applications close March 1.

>> Non-profit Virginia 30 Day Fund provides forgivable loans for Virginia-based small businesses to provide immediate financial assistance to meet payroll, preserve healthcare coverage for employees and save jobs.

Resources

>> Central Virginia Small Business Development Center (CVSBDC) COVID-19 Resources

>> Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) resources for nonprofits

Webinars

U.S. Chamber Path Forward Series: Navigating the Return to Work
Every other Wednesday, 2pm EST. Register & access past recordings


Virginia SBDC Recorded Webinars Watch now

Virginia SBDC Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Round 2 webinars for new borrowers and past PPP recipients – January 2021

Project Rebound Reopening Videos – Recorded July 2020 by Lifeview Marketing for Project Rebound. Watch now

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