Small Business Owner’s Resources during COVID-19 Crisis
State and Local Resources for Small Businesses
Rapid Response Assistance
Governor Northam announced measures to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, including the release of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Rapid Response funding to support Northern Virginia employers to remain open during this emergency.
Central Virginia COVID-19 Response Fund
The Community Foundation partnered with the Emergency Management Alliance of Central Virginia and PlanRVA to create a regional emergency response fund to support Richmond-area nonprofits responding to the impact of COVID-19.
Community Marketing Grant
Ogden Newspapers has established a $1,000,000 grant fund to assist locally owned businesses with marketing during this challenging situation
Launched by Virginia technology entrepreneur Pete Snyder and his wife, Burson, and other Commonwealth business leaders, this initiative goal is to retain Virginia jobs while small businesses wait for federal funding