On April 22, Business Oregon will open the second round of a grant program for building owners to cover outstanding lease payments from small business tenants that are behind on rent due to COVID-19.
J Bar J Youth Services will be holding an in-person job fair April 8th, seeking applicants for open positions in several of their programs helping youth in Central Oregon. We are looking for team members who aspire to help young people succeed, particularly those...
Prepare to apply for the Restaurant Revitalization Grant Fund (RRF).
Learn how to apply for the Shuttered Venue Operator Grant Fund opening for applications on April 8.
Opens Mar. 8 — New program to provide financial assistance to small businesses and commercial landlords impacted by the economic hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Apply by March 10 — Effective February 24, the SBA established a 14-day, exclusive PPP loan application period for businesses and nonprofits with fewer than 20 employees and made changes to types of businesses that are eligible.
We are hopeful that the end of the worst days of the pandemic are near. The cost to human health and life and to our community businesses has been heavy and painful. As we all work to protect ourselves and one another from the virus, we remain insistent that our community businesses need help.
On Jan. 22, the Oregon Land Conservation and Development Commission (LCDC) unanimously approved the City of Bend’s amendments to the Bend Development Code to allow for additional housing to be built in areas zoned for employment use. The code changes go into effect...
Bend Chamber PPP Presentation 1.21.21
A partnership of local organizations have created a survey to determine what expertise and assistance businesses will need in order to accelerate their recovery from the economic impacts of COVID-19.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of January 11 for new and certain existing borrowers.
The Bend Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the release of a new logo, website and brand identity.
This month’s employment news are a mix of good and not-so-good.
Mask Enforcement Update and Hotline Reminder At a special meeting related to rising COVID-19 cases last week, the Bend City Council agreed to increase fines for businesses and organizations not in compliance with Oregon Health Authority (OHA) guidelines on face...
Contact Mark Russell Johnson, Marketing and PR, Central Oregon Community College, firstname.lastname@example.org Central Oregon Community College’s (COCC) Small Business Development Center is now accepting applications for its popular Small Business Management program (SBM), with...