WORKING WASHINGTON SMALL BUSINESS EMERGENCY GRANTSBusinesses must meet the following criteria
Please visit startup.choosewashingtonstate.com/covid-grants/ for full details and to download the application. Completed applications should emailed to email@example.com. Funding is very limited so please fill out the application carefully and strictly follow the rules for submission.
- Applicants should have been in business for at least one year.
- Businesses with up to 10 full-time employees (FTEs) may apply for a one-time grant of up to $10,000.
- Funding is not meant to help launch a business, but to support existing businesses who are specifically affected by the COVID-19 crisis and are vital members of their local community.
- Applicants are eligible to receive one Working Washington Grant award during the current budget cycle, which ends on 06/30/2021.
"STAY HOME, STAY HEALTHY"-UpdateGov. Jay Inslee announced a month-long extension of his "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" emergency order Thursday evening. The order, which banned all gatherings and temporarily shuttered non-essential businesses, will continue through May 4. Click here to read the full details.
BUSINESS RESOURCESWashington Department of Health Coronavirus Webpage
Walla Walla County Department of Community Health
Resources from Governor's Office
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
U.S. Small Business Administration: Assistance & Guidance
Three Step Process for SBDC Disaster Loans
Facebook Cash Grants & Ad Credit
ECONOMIC RESOURCESA list of corporate entities who donated or changed practices to help fight COVID-19 around the world.
Wall St. Journal Guide to Economic ImpactsSummarizes how businesses have been impacted so far.
MATERIALS FOR YOUR BUSINESSThe Chamber has put together a set of tools that are available below. If you need further assistance or resources, please contact the Chamber at 509.525.0850 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reduced Hours Sign-Print (pdf)
Reduced Hours Sign-Fillable (word doc)
Closed Sign-Print (pdf)
Closed Sign-Fillable (word doc)
Alternatives to the Handshake
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Tool Kit