We are in the Orange Tier starting April 7, see county press release above.
CoVid Rent Relief California will begin accepting applications at 5:00 pm March 15th!
Umpqua Bank now accepting Paycheck Protection Plan Loans https://www.umpquabank.com/newsroom/latest-coronavirus-updates-from-umpqua-bank/cares-act/
El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Assistance - State Treasurer Fiona Ma has launched aresource list for small businesses impacted by the COVID-29 pandemic. It includes resources from the federal, state, and local governments, nonprofits, and the private sector. The list contains information on grants and loans, tax deadline extensions, guidance on how to protect workers, and even private sector grants, such as the $100 million Facebook program for cash grants and ad credits.
Confused where your business stands? Go here for help.
For information on the CARES Act: https://taxfoundation.org/federal-coronavirus-relief-bill-cares-act/
It is important for our community members to understand the important role they play in this readiness plan. To help prevent the spread of germs and any illness, all standard precautions should be observed with care in the coming weeks. Remember to wash your hands often for at least 20 seconds with soap and warm water, stay home if you feel ill, and avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
We understand your concerns and we encourage our community members to follow this evolving situation (for current information) via the following El Dorado County Public Health and Human Services Webpage
California State Webpage.
More information regarding the Coronavirus can be found here.
The Institute on Aging (IOA) has established The Friendship Line. The Friendship line is both a crisis intervention hotline and a warmline for non-emergency emotional support calls. The Friendship Line can be reached at: 1-800-971-0016, or by clicking on the following link:
"El Dorado County Economic Development COVID-19 outreach. Please take this quick survey to let us know the impacts COVID-19 has had on your business and to hear about available resources"
Link to Survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/