All scheduled events have been postponed for the foreseeable future. We plan to reschedule events as soon as we are able. The GBCC is working with members to organize resourceful and valuable webinars to help you navigate small business questions you have. Our goal is to help you be prepared and ride this storm so you come out stronger on the other end.
Want to Host a Small Business Webinar?
If you have the ability to host a webinar and can educate and empower small businesses – let’s talk! Please email me at lgould@greaterbeverlychamber.
Hosting Seminars etc on social Media – Let us promote the day and time for you! Email Robin foster at rfoster@greaterbeverlychamber.
A Message From GBCC Executive Director
Helpful Links & Information
Business Support Information
GUID & CHECKLIST FOR FEDERAL LOANS – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce created a guide and checklist for small businesses applying for the newly created federal emergency loans. It provides clear information on eligibility, required documents, and loan structures. CLICK HERE
DETAILS ON THE $10 MILLION COVID-19 LOAN FUND – The Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation (MGCC) has provided us with information on the $10 Million Covid-19 Loan Fund. For all information on the terms and conditions of the loan, and the application process, CLICK HERE
COVID-19 RESOURCES AND GUIDANCE FOR BUSINESSES – The Baker-Polito Administration is committed to partnering with the business community to navigate the outbreak of COVID-19. CLICK HERE
HOW THE CARES ACT CAN HELP YOUR BUSINESS – From Congressman Seth Moulton’s office. CLICK HERE
COVID-19 ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER RELIEF LOAN- The SBA is collecting information in order to make a loan under SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program to qualified entities that are impacted by the Coronavirus. CLICK HERE
Restaurant Support Information
HELP FOR RESTAURANTS – Effective 3/16/2020, Behind You is launching an emergency fund for restaurant employees in Beverly, Lynn, Marblehead, Peabody, Salem, and/or Swampscott whose work is currently negatively impacted by COVID-19. Any contribution made to Behind You via this fundraiser or on Behind You’s website (www.behindyouinc.org) will be matched 100% up to $20,000. Please consider contributing to this fund. CLICK HERE
RESTAURANTS OPEN FOR BUSINESS – This list reflects information given by members of the Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, March 19th. Please stay current with these businesses by following their social media pages, and checking in with them as needed to stay aware of any changes. CLICK HERE
Facebook Groups for Chamber members
As we all try to adjust to our “new normal” the Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce wants to create as many opportunities for our members to promote and share their resources for betterment of our business and greater community. The GBCC has created Facebook Groups so you can educate and empower other businesses.
We’ll be promoting these groups as valuable resources to the entire membership! So please post, discuss and promote all you do and know! We are a community, GBCC and beyond.