There are a number of local, State and Federal resources to help guide businesses during the current economic slowdown brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic. We will update these resources as more information and additional programs become available.
The Small Business Administration has created a Guidance Page for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
Other resources include the following links
Coronavirus News for Business
What’s in the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill
Cuomo Calls off ‘Non-Essential’ Construction Statewide
Binghamton offers no-interest loans to small businesses during coronavirus crisis
Our community needs help during the COVID-19 crisis: Here’s how to boost small businesses
Cuomo Orders Hospitals to Increase Capacity
Trump will use Defense Production Act to secure thousands of test kits
New York state agrees to waive fines for businesses that miss sales tax deadline
Businesses Deemed Essential Amid Work Reduction Mandate
Empire State Development – FAQ for Determining Whether a Business is Subject to Workforce Reduction
DHS announces ‘essential travel’ categories
FEMA: President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for New York
Executive Order No. 202.9: Continuing Temporary Suspension and Modification of Laws Relating to the Disaster Emergency
- Governor Cuomo has put NY State on PAUSE. All non-essential workers are directed to work from home, and everyone is required to maintain a 6-foot distance from others in public.
Emergency COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave
CHART: COVID-19 Relief Available to Workers Under Federal Law
CHART: COVID-19 Relief Available to Workers Under New York State Law
Mortgage Payment Halt
Summary of Amendments to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act on Paid Leave and Health Care
U.S. Department of Labor Announces Availability of up to $100 Million in National Health Emergency Dislocated Worker Grants in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak
NY Small Business Development Center at Binghamton University
Broome County Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Map
Empire State Development Resource Guide to COVID-19 SBA Disaster Loans
Guidance for New York State Businesses Related to COVID-19
NYS Department of Health Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Page
NYS Department of Labor – Unemployment Insurance
NYS Department of Labor – Rapid Response Services
NYS Updates on Coronavirus
US Small Business Administration – Disaster Loan Application*
*Please note you still need to submit online but this form will serve as a reference piece before applying
IRS: Tax Relief Resources
US Small Business Administration – Fact Sheet – Economic Injury Disaster Loans
US Chamber of Commerce – Combating the Coronavirus
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CDC Coronavirus (COVID-10) Update
CDC Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers
CDC COVID-19 Guide for Schools, Workplaces & Community Locations
CDC Large Event Planning Interim Guidance for COVID-19
White House Updates on Coronavirus
Webinars, presentations and podcasts
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Application Presentation
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Basics Recording 3/24
Applying for SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Using the Disaster Loan Application Portal (DLAP) Recording 3/25
BBB Webinar – Ask the Experts: Coronavirus Response and Your Business
Empire State Development: COVID-19 SBA Disaster Loans Informational PowerPoint
Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP Slides on COVID-19 Labor & Employment Updates, 3/19/2020
Coughlin & Gerhart Slides on Labor & Employment Issues: COVID-19, 3/19/2020
Business Council of NYS PP Presentation on “Impact of the Coronavirus on Employers”
Business Council’s CONNECT Podcast: State and Federal Paid Sick Leave Laws
Business Council of NYS Presentation: Leave Management: Impact of the Coronavirus on Employers
Art Organization & Non-profit Resources
COVID-19 Information & Relief for Arts
COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits
The Business Council’s ‘Business to Business’ Page
- This forum allows businesses to share company policy changes, strategies and ideas to help one another navigate COVID-19
Johns Hopkins – Coronavirus Disease 2019 vs. the Flu
Johns Hopkins – Real-time COVID-19 Global Tracking & Interactive Dashboard
OSHA Guidance: Getting the Workplace Ready for COVID-19
EEOC Guidance: Pandemic Preparedness and the ADA
Cases by the Numbers
Remote Working Tools & Resources
5 Tips for Staying Productive and Mentally Healthy While You’re Working From Home
How to Work From Home: 20 Tips From People Who Do It Successfully
The Ultimate List of Virtual Team Technology Tools [2020 Update]
The 9 best online collaboration tools for remote workers
Working in a coronavirus world: Strategies and tools for staying productive
Telecommuting amid coronavirus: Best tech tools for you and the kids to work from home
Staples – Workplace Essentials for Working Remotely
Chamber Member Restaurants Offering Takeout and/or Delivery
Chamber Member Businesses Still providing services
3i Graphics & Signs, Inc.
ACCORD, A Center for Dispute Resolution, Inc.
Air Temp Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
American Cancer Society
Appolo Heating, Inc.
Aswad & Ingraham
Audio Classics Ltd.
B. W. Elliott Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Baked Euphoria Cakes & Pastries
Binghamton Housing Authority
Binghamton-Ithaca Express, Inc.
Burke Pest Control
Century Sunrise Development
Computer Emergency Room
Cornerstone Family Healthcare
Courtyard by Marriott – Binghamton
Crowley Fabricating & Machining Co., Inc.
Cruise Planners – Mary May
Drain Brain of NYPA
Edward Jones – Christopher Curry – Financial Advisor
Empire Plastics, Inc.
Empower Federal Credit Union
Endicott Coil Co., Inc.
Endicott Research Group, Inc.
Evans Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
Express Employment Professionals
F. P. Kane Construction Company, Inc.
Family Planning of So. Central NY, Inc.
First General of Southern NY, Inc.
Good Shepherd Communities
Greater Binghamton Airport
Gregg’s Market Place
Grey Goose Graphics
Hillcrest Collision Carstar
JDRF of Central New York
Jesan Sorrells, LLC – Human Services Consulting and Training
John Hart Studios
LoHi Park Media
M.B.Yonaty Development, LLC.
Merrill Lynch Pierce Fenner & Smith
Overhead Door Co. of Binghamton
Phantom Chef LLC
Pierce Creek Realty & Development
Riger Marketing Communications
Robert S. Beehm, Attorney at Law
Ruth Henneman Coaching & Consulting LLC
Sam’s Club #6366
Southern Tier Sewing Center
Stafkings of Binghamton, Inc.
Stephen Donnelly & Associates
Taylor Garbage Service
Travel Centers of America
Tully Rinckey PLLC
United Healthcare Community Plan
United Methodist Homes
Walmart #5732 JC
Warren Real Estate of Greater Binghamton
If your business should be on this list, please e-mail Colleen at email@example.com
For more information, please contact the Chamber at (607) 772-8860 or e-mail one of our staff members.
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