COVID-19 Business Community Resources
SAIF Coronavirus Workers Safety Fund
Business Oregon Impact Survey
CARES Small Business Loan Guide
For small business operators, the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act) allocated $350 billion to assist businesses in keeping workforces employed during the pandemic.
Willamette Workforce Partnership
The Marion County Immediate Economic Stimulus Funding Program is being managed through the Willamette Workforce Partnership. Applications will be available Tuesday, April 7, and can be submitted on Thursday, April 9. Up to $5,000 grants are available for small business owners with up to five employees. Additional criteria will be available with the application. https://willwp.org/.
Employment, Legal and Tax Concerns for Businesses Conference Call for March 24
Families First Coronavirus Response Act
SBA Disaster Loan Assistance
Work Share provides Oregon businesses an alternative to layoffs. This program allows employers to leverage unemployment insurance (UI) to subsidize a portion of lost wages for employers whose work time is reduced due to market downturns or other business stressors.
Restaurant Employee Relief Fund
Grants will be made available, starting April 2, to restaurant industry employees who have been adversely impacted by COVID-19 financially.
Cascade Employers Assocation Layoff Preparation & Administration Guides
Emergency Child Care Programs
Society of Human Resources Management
Center for Disease Control’s Business Guidance and Recommendations:
Local and Tribal Emergency Managers
Saalfeld Griggs Law Firm:
Marion County Guide for Businesses:
Share Business Testimony on Coronavirus impact with Oregon State Chamber of Commerce
Oregon Office of Economic Analysis
Construction Industryand State Agencies Partner to Keep Workers Safe Amid COVID-19
Governor Brown’s Press Releases
State of Oregon – BOLI
State of Oregon Employment Department
Business Oregon COVID-19 Resources
Oregon State Police Emergency Declaration Enforcement FAQ
State of Oregon COVID-19 Related Business Layoffs, Closures, and Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Oregon Employment Department:
Oregon Health Plan & COVID-19
The Oregon Health Authority: