Eligible small businesses and agricultural businesses may apply for the Loan Advance here. In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories are able to apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Advance of up to $10,000. This advance is designed to provide economic relief to… Read more »
Stop by the Chamber to pick up a business reopening PPE Supply Kit. Included in the kit: Dogfish Head Hand Sanitizer Paper Towels 100 Face Masks Disinfectant Cleaner Email Michele to schedule your pickup. Available while supplies lasts.
Yesterday, the Senate approved H.R. 7010 (Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020), a bill that amends several provisions of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The bill, which passed the House last week and now heads to the President’s desk for signature, will provide relief for borrowers as they seek forgiveness of their PPP loans…. Read more »
Proud to be in the fourth year of making a difference in the community in which it lives and serves, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Gallo Realty’s Gallo Gives Foundation awarded several of its 2020 first-quarter earnings donations to the Food Bank of Delaware, Community Resource Center, Beebe Medical Foundation, #CORONACRUSH, Harry K Foundation, and Bayhealth Foundation…. Read more »
Read the Delaware Reopening Guide HERE.
Available to Employees, Growers, Grain Producers, and their families MILLSBORO, Del. – May 26, 2020 – Mountaire Farms, the country’s sixth-largest chicken processer, has dozens of $2,500 scholarships available for the children and grandchildren of employees, poultry growers, and grain producers. The deadline to apply has been extended to June 15, 2020. “This is another… Read more »
Programs provide customers with ways to help those financially impacted by COVID-19 NEWARK, Del. (May 21, 2020) – As COVID-19 continues to present health and economic challenges to our customers in Delaware and Maryland, Delmarva Power wants to remind customers of the Gift of Energy and Good Neighbor Energy Fund programs. From helping someone pay… Read more »
Outdoor gatherings up to 250 people also permitted on June 1, with precautions to protect the most vulnerable WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday announced that the State of Delaware will lift the ban on short-term rental units and the mandatory 14-day quarantine for out-of-state travelers on June 1 as part of the rolling reopening… Read more »
MILLSBORO, DE. – May 21, 2020 – Mountaire Farms has partnered with Beebe Healthcare in recent weeks to help fight Coronavirus on the Delmarva Peninsula. The chicken company donated much needed personal protective equipment (PPE) supplies to the hospital on two occasions, and Beebe is testing all Mountaire employees this month for the virus. This… Read more »
All retail establishments may operate by appointment beginning tomorrow; restaurants can apply to expand outdoor seating effective June 1 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday announced additional steps allowing retail establishments and restaurants to expand operations – while maintaining social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Under the interim steps announced on Tuesday,… Read more »