Resources & Tools
Congress has passed several changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and created a "Second Draw" PPP for small businesses who have exhausted their initial loan.
During May and June, Blue Federal Credit Union is offering free financial literacy classes to the community. Blue is focused on making financial success as easy as possible, especially as businesses begin to emerge from an uncertain and challenging pandemic.
Congress has approved $350 billion in emergency loans for small businesses to help them keep workers employed. In fact, if small businesses maintain or later restore their payrolls, they may not have to repay some — or possibly any — of the loan.
Wyoming small business owners: Friday, April 3, 2020 small businesses and sole proprietorship's will be able to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program, a provision of the CARES Act that provides small businesses with funds to pay up to 8 weeks of payroll costs including benefits. Funds can also be used to pay interest on mortgages, rent, and utilities.
Requirements for Small Businesses and Resources for Small Businesses
Federal disaster loans for businesses, private nonprofits homeowners and renters.
Practical Guidelines and Proactive Solutions to Help Protect Your Business.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its members applaud the Administration and Congress for their recent actions to protect the American people from the spread of the COVID-19 and mitigate its direct and indirect economic effects. The national emergency declaration and the strong, bipartisan relief legislation providing targeted relief will deliver needed support for workers and their families.
The U.S. Chamber is working closely with the White House, U.S. government agencies, and foreign government officials to inform and equip businesses with the most important and up-to-date information to prevent the spread of the virus and prepare businesses for the near and long-term impact.
All employers should be implementing strategies to protect their workforce from the COVID-19 while ensuring continuity of operations. Download these guides created by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, which are based on information provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to learn more about how employers and employees can prepare for and address the impacts of the COVID-19.
Customizable Workplace Flyer (Please open this file in the latest version of Chrome or Edge browser, or Adobe software, to customize.)
For additional information and resources, visit https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/coronavirus.
The Greater Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce will continue to update as new information is provided.