COVID-19 Resources & Support

COVID-19 Resources & Support
April 17, 2020 Cumberland CID

COVID-19 Resources & Support

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, our staff remains committed to our job while following all safety precautions. We are closely monitoring reports from governing authorities, and we will continue to seek guidance from public health officials in consideration of our ongoing projects.

This webpage is to help keep you informed on COVID-19 resources. Below are helpful resources to help ensure you, your business, and family are safe and informed. Together, we will get through this.

If you need help finding business resources or have #CumberlandGoodNews you would like to share with us, please email ccid@cumberlandcid.org

BUSINESS RESOURCES AND SUPPORT

Updated daily, the Cobb Chamber has links to resources for small businesses and community members regarding SBA loans, employee assistance, how to support local non-profits, and so much more. View help resources.

Business Impact Survey

The Cobb Chamber is gathering information regarding the impact COVID-19 is having on your business. This will help us support you with appropriate resources, programming and advocacy efforts to offer assistance both immediately, and following the crisis. 
 

Webinars with the Cobb Chamber
Click here for the full calendar of upcoming webinars, related to how your business can cope with COVID-19.

Companies are Hiring
View this list of companies with job opportunities.

LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL UPDATES

Cobb Chairman Mike Boyce has extended the county’s State of Emergency declaration until April 24. Click here to read more.

Governor Kemp has extended the Shelter in Place order through the end of April. Read about this extention here.

The Cobb Chamber has started an Economic Recovery Taskforce to develop and implement a strategic approach to proactively drive our community’s economic recovery from COVID-19. Learn more here.

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced that individuals and corporations can delay their tax payments for 90 days due to the coronavirus pandemic. Click here to read more.

Federal Updates: For more information on the COVID-19 Federal Stimulus plan, click here.

Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department announced up to $2.3 trillion in additional loans to support the economy. Click here to read more.

The following Congressional Offices offer the following COVID-19 resources: Senator David Perdue, Senator Kelly Loeffler, Congresswoman Lucy McBath, Congressman Barry Loudermilk & Congressman David Scott

#CUMBERLANDGOODNEWS

In light of the challenges that have arisen, the Cobb Community Foundation has created the Cobb COVID-19 Community Response Fund. This fund will provide flexible resources to non-profit organizations serving Cobb through charitable grants to those organizations working to provide residents with access to food, prescriptions/healthcare, childcare and basic needs as conditions, circumstances, and needs change throughout this crisis.  
 
Comcast announces comprehensive COVID-19 response to help keep Americans connected to the internet. Read here
 
Many of Cumberland’s landmarks are lit in beautiful blue to honor and thank all of our frontline workers in the fight against COVID-19.
The Cumberland Community Improvement District has been leveraging private investments to enhance roads, bridges, streetscapes, bicycle trails, pedestrian enhancements and recreational infrastructure which support and protect commercial value within the district.