Capital Region Workforce Board awarded $201,000 grant from the Commonwealth of Virginia

The Capital Region Workforce Board has been awarded a $201,000 grant from the Commonwealth of Virginia from a reserve of federal dislocated worker funds to assist small business (fewer than 250 at a site) with certain costs related to the COVID 19 crisis that might help them meet certain needs and/or divert expenses in other […]

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VIRGINIA EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION (VEC): Updated info for Employers and Employees

If you are a business owner or HR representative for an employer considering work stoppages, layoffs or furloughs, we encourage you to contact our Business Services team. We will get back to you within one (1) business day to discuss information and services that may assist impacted employees, including Unemployment Insurance, tax assistance, layoff aversion strategies, financial […]

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SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Disaster Loan Assistance

The Small Business Administration (SBA) offers useful guidance and steps that are great to follow in preparing your business for the impact of COVID-19 and to determine if you may qualify for financial assistance related to this disaster.  The SBA is working directly with state Governors to provide targeted, low-interest loans to small businesses and non-profits that […]

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Virginia’s Disaster Loan Assistance has been approved

Virginia’s Disaster Loan Assistance has been approved.  For the press release, click here. You are encouraged to print of the paper files to get everything organized before you file online. If you need any assistance, please contact the SBA at the following site https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Information/Index Click here for the Three Step Process for the Disaster Loan Click here for the SBA Fact […]

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