UPDATED | State Economic Relief Grants Announced, Applications Accepted July 6, More Webinars July 2 and 3

The Administration has announced that applications for economic support through one of several different grant tracks created through S.350, which has been signed into law, and H.966, which is expected to be signed into law in the next several days, will be open for submission beginning July 6.  The Emergency Economic Recovery Grants, which will […]

PPP Application Deadline to be Extended

Congress has passed and sent to the President legislation to extend the application deadline for the Paycheck Protection Program to August 8.  The previous deadline was June 30.  Approximately $130 billion remains available for loans under the program, after Congress acted earlier this year to replenish the program following the swift exhaustion of its initial […]

Reminder | Regular PPP and EIDL Webinars

PPP & EIDL Webinar Tuesdays & Thursdays The SBA Vermont District Office is hosting a free webinar from 9:00 to 10:00 am Tuesdays and Thursdays to discuss the Paycheck Protection Program, the Economic Injury Disaster Loan and Advance, and any pertinent updates. To join the webinar, click here. To join by phone, call 202.765.1264 and when […]

Upcoming and Recent Webinars

The following are upcoming webinars hosted by our national partners and allies at NAM, as well as a recording of a recent webinar: Forecasting in the New Normal: How Manufacturers are Becoming More Responsive to Fluctuations in Demand by Linking the Pulse of the Customer, Captured in Sales Forecasts, with Demand Forecasts.  July 9 at 1:00 […]

EEOC COVID-19 Q&A Resource Updated, Watch Related Webinar

The EEOC has updated its online resource “What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws”.  Click here for the updated web page. For related information, AIV’s national allies at NAM recently held a webinar on employment discrimination laws and COVID-19 issues with EEOC.  You can view the […]

Reminder: Main Street Lending Program Webinar Thursday 1:00 PM

The SBA Vermont District Office will offer a webinar on Thursday, June 11 at 1:00 pm about the new Main Street Lending Program for businesses with up to 15,000 employees and revenues of $5 billion or less that were in sound financial condition before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.  An update on the Paycheck […]

Upcoming Webinars:  PPP Loan Forgiveness, Trade Issues

AIV’s national allies at NAM are helping present the following webinars that might be of interest to Vermont manufacturers and other businesses: Webinar on SBA tools for exporters and suppliers featuring the SBA’s Office of International Trade. June 9 at 1:00 pm.  Click here. Webinar on navigating PPP loan forgiveness. June 10 at 2:00 pm.  […]

Webinars on the Main Street Lending Program

The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston has announced two upcoming opportunities for businesses to learn more about the Main Street Lending Program: a webinar on May 29 and a drop-in session on June 3. More information is available at the events page for the Main Street program (click here). The Federal Reserve has said that it intends to […]