As the local and national response to the Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic becomes more clear, NAI Elliott is collecting the most up to date resources available to businesses. This page will be updated frequently to reflect government and partner organization’s applicable programs. UPDATED: November 19, 2020.
The Oregon Cares Fund provides cash grants to Black individuals, Black-owned businesses, and Black-led nonprofit organizations who have experienced financial adversity due to COVID-19. The Oregon Cares Fund is designed and led by Black leaders for the Black community. All grants must be awarded before December 30, 2020 so finish your application today!
The Emergency Board of the Oregon legislature approved an additional $20 million for Business Oregon's Emergency Business Assistance Grand Fund. Applications open November 19, 2020 and will be considered on a first come, first serve basis until applications totaling $25 million in request grands are available.
The Governor’s office in partnership with the Oregon Legislature’s Emergency Board, allocated $10 Million from the federal CARES Act funding for the purchase of supplies including masks and gloves for small business. The State of Oregon is fulfilling orders at no charge until resources are depleted.