• News for Advocacy

    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    The federal government passed a coronavirus emergency relief package on March 18 that provides protected paid leave to workers impacted by COVID-19. In the episode below of The Workplace podcast, CalChamber President and CEO Allan Zaremberg is joined by employment law expert Benjamin Ebbink and CalChamber Executive Vice President Jennifer Barrera to discuss what employers should know about the new ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Advocacy, Economic
    Sunday, March 22, 2020
    The San Rafael Chamber of Commerce  is working closely with the City of San Rafael to develop resources for businesses impacted by Coronavirus prevention measures. This includes State Unemployment Insurance, Small Business Loans and Tax Assistance. Please click the link below:https://www.cityofsanrafael.org/coronavirus-business-resources/
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
     Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is here, and it’s impacting us in ways that just a few months ago, we simply couldn’t fathom. This rapidly-changing landscape puts employers in a tough spot — you have businesses to run, but keeping up to date on COVID-19’s status while also doing your best to ensure your employees’ health and safety are prime concerns. Continue reading below ...  
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    The Marin Small Business Development Center is a resource for small businesses impacted by the coronoavirus and shelter in place. Federal and State loans are available for any small business suffering economic injury due to COVID-19.View Full FlyerVisit Marin SBDC website
    Categories: Chamber, Advocacy, Economic
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    We want to recognize how stressful these times are.  Together we can get through this.  We have been scouring the internet and reviewing how local businesses are rapidly adapting to these changing times.   Below are some tips we have observed from other local businesses throughout the country. Please review and see if any of these ideas might work for you and your business:Chart that Outlines ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Advocacy
    Friday, March 13, 2020
    Register here for this free webinar! As new developments continue unfolding around the spread of COVID-19, many employers have questions about implications in the workplace.  Join Small Business Majority, Go-Biz, Employment Development Department (EDD) and Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) for a statewide webinar covering policy updates related to COVID-19. Learn about what the State ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic , Advocacy, Community