THE LONG ROAD BACK… A RETURN TO “NORMAL”
Recently Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a 12-step plan to reopen the state, based on a steady decline in the hospitalization and transmission rates, while taking care to prevent cases of coronavirus from spiking. He also told regional representatives to prepare to reopen from May 15, but with detailed plans to closely monitor any resurgence of the new coronavirus.
FAB FULTON BUSINESSES: your feedback is needed! Please complete this quick survey to help us determine how FAB Fulton can best assist the Fulton Street-area business community in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Access the survey here; it will take less than 5 minutes!
OPEN FOR BUSINESS
While we wait for state and local authorities to make the determination on when social distancing regulations will be lifted and businesses can re-open, small business owners should be thinking about returning to “normal.” Will it be the right time for your bar, cafe or restaurant to open? Consulting agency Streetsense has compiled a Pandemic Relaunch Toolkit, designed to help food industry businesses mitigate and bounce back from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The toolkit contains clear, concise resources for a post-pandemic approach to capital management, operations, communications and new ways of doing business. There are links to apps, assessments and other tools to get your reboot started; download this informative FREE resource now from Streetsense!
THINKING BIG FOR BUSINESS POST-COVID
Do you need financial or legal assistance for COVID-19 related issues? Start Small Think Big and FAB FULTON invite you to request FREE legal, financial, and loan/grant-related assistance through our Rapid Response Project. Small business owners and entrepreneurs can: ask to speak to a lawyer about a range of COVID-19 specific legal issues your business may be facing; review eligibility for federal loans under the CARES Act; talk to an unbiased financial professional about what loan amount makes sense for your business; and get help completing your application for a specific loan or grant.
COVID-19 GUIDANCE FOR BUSINESS OWNERS FROM SBS
COMPTROLLER’S UNIVERSITY: WEBINAR SERIES FOR MWBEs
Webinar sessions for small businesses and M/WBEs impacted by COVID-19 will be held every Tuesday and Thursday through May 14. RSVP here. (Interpretation services are available, as well; see details at the registration link.)
ABOUT FAB FULTON
The Fulton Area Business Alliance (FAB FULTON) is a non-profit organization that advocates for and collaborates with small businesses and property owners along Fulton Street in Brooklyn’s neighborhoods of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill to maintain a safe, clean, and welcoming community while securing resources and partnerships for initiatives that enhance and promote the district.
This post contains links to the articles and information referenced in our latest FAB BIZ BLAST email communication. You can subscribe to future newsletters; sign up here for the FAB FULTON BIZ BLAST to get the latest information and resources for FAB FULTON Businesses!