CONTACT INFORMATION FOR FARIBAULT AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE STAFF
Resources for Businesses
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce's resources include topics such as: Keeping workplaces safe and healthy, Accommodating employees, and Economic impacts
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is creating an emergency loan program to help Minnesota small business owners who need immediate assistance to meet their families’ basic needs during COVID-19 closures.
COVID-19 Resources from Tourism and Hospitality Partners
This webpage provides information for workers and employers about the evolving coronavirus outbreak
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
CDC recommended guidance for employers, including advice for developing a response plan and steps that all employers can implement now.
The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Minnesota small businesses are NOW eligible for SBA disaster loans.
(This includes the addition of sole proprietors, independent contractors, and self-employed persons in the “Who Can Apply” tab)
Additional Time to File and Pay 2019
RESOURCES FOR DISPLACED EMPLOYEES
The Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism understands these times have found some of our community temporarily without a job, while other members are looking to hire additional on a short term basis. If you are a business that is looking to hire on a temporary basis, please send a brief summary of what you are hiring for and contact information. If you are looking for a job on a temporary basis please see this resource page for contact information and short term help inquires.
Listing of temporary work opportunities TEMP WORK OPTIONS (2) (Downloadable Document)
Food insecurity is a growing concern right now. If you have surplus goods please consider a donation to any of our local food banks, Community Food Banks
A message from Faribault Public Schools:
Thank you to the many community partners and community members who have donated their time and resources to our schools during this unprecedented time. We have created this GiveMN page to make it easier to support our free day care and food service programs. Just click on the link to make a donation.
Once again, thank you for supporting Faribault Public Schools. #WeAreFaribault
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison today provided warnings, tips, and resources to Minnesota consumers so that they can be on the lookout for and protect themselves from scams related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019- READ MORE
Volunteer Opportunities(Downloadable Word Document)
3/24/20 – Farm Business Brunch, Postponed, Date TBD
3/24/20- Engaging Employers in 21st Century Workforce Success, Postponed Date TBD
4/1/20- Business BEFORE Hours Ben Karkola, Postponed, Date TBD
*Updated 4/29/2020 8:57 AM