Weekly Updates from the Bossier Chamber April 11, 2020BlogJessica Hemingway This is your resource page to find all of the information you need to know concerning the Chamber and your business during #SocialDistancing during the COVID-19 outbreak and Stay-at-home orders. The Bossier Chamber is inviting all business professionals to join Bossier Chamber President Lisa Johnson for a Chamber Chat at 3 p.m. each Monday! Mark your calendars: She will do the chat with all of you through a conference call/video chat on WebEx. We will talk about what the Chamber has been doing during this difficult time to keep businesses up-to-date on business resources and we will take your questions to talk about your business challenges the past month. We want to stay connected with our community and let you know WE ARE HERE FOR YOU! The log in information for each week will posted HERE. For April 20, click to join here! Meeting number: 625 450 491 Password: PZiDcXkx274 (79432959 from phones and video systems) Phone: +1-408-418-9388 United States Toll Access code: 625 450 491 Also weekly, the Bossier Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Weekly Virtual Networking event every Wednesday at 2 p.m. Are you looking for a way to connect with other business people during this time of social distancing? Join the Bossier Chamber for this virtual networking opportunity at 2 p.m. each Wednesday. Our Diplomats will be leading our virtual “tables” on WebEx. RSVP today to firstname.lastname@example.org so you can reserve your spot! Below, find helpful resources from the U.S. Chamber for your business during this time. Coronavirus Small Business Survival Guide: All Our Content in One Place Guide to SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) — an expansion of the the SBA’s long-standing Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL), created to assist businesses, renters, and homeowners located in regions affected by declared disasters.Guide to the Employee Retention Tax Credit — new employee retention tax credit for employers who are closed, partially closed, or experiencing significant revenue losses as a result of COVID-19.Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist (Paycheck Protection Program) — $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn with 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses.