ASID has curated the following links and resources to keep you informed about COVID-19 and its impact on your community, your businesses and your life. We have separated them into categories to help you narrow down your search for knowledge.
The date behind each listing is the date the item was added to this resource library. Please check back regularly for updates.
Apply for the Paycheck Protection Program! (do so by June 30, 2020!) (04/10/20)
Paycheck Protection Program Fact Sheets (04/10/20)
Other SBA Debt Relief (04/10/20)
Learn More & Apply for Unemployment Assistance (04/10/20)
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) (Real Time)
What You Need to Know about COVID-19 including diagnosis if you are not well
Community Resources; and
Map of USA - Click on any State to go to your State website to learn about current conditions and programs available
COVID-19 State Reopening Guide (05/29/20)
State Fiscal Responses to COVID-19 (03/31/20)
COVID-19: How to be Safe and Resilient (03/23/20)
Mapping the virus’ spread (03/23/20)
National Institutes of Health (03/20/20)
Get the latest research information from this website including:
Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center including map (03/20/20)
NPR: It’s Time to Get Serious about Social Distancing: Here’s How (03/20/20)
US Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Resource Page (Real Time)
This page contains links to resources on business resilience and disaster recovery. Resources are available for businesses to maintain operations during the coronavirus outbreak, how the U.S. Chamber and the business community are responding, and the economic impact of the crisis.
Small Business Administration’s Guide for Businesses (Real Time)
The latest tips on operating your small business during COVID-19
Construction Activity Report (04/10/20)
Construction Activity Report – Mixed Use (04/10/20)
Zoom Security Alert: In light of the recent FBI warning related to Zoom, here are some Zoom best practices for users related to protecting your meetings, your data and your privacy, as well as expert user tips. (4/3/20)
The US Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with The UPS Foundation has launched Resilience in a Box which is based on best practice and designed to educate business leaders on disaster preparedness and business resilience.(03/20/20)
US Chamber of Commerce’s 8 Things Business Can Do (03/20/20)
From remote work plans to online sales strategies, here are 8 things businesses can do.
Gallup’s remote work force
“COVID-19 Has My Teams Working Remotely” - A Guide for Leaders (03/20/20)
Working from Home…Together (3/30/20)
Working from Home…Alone (3/30/20)
US Chamber of Commerce
5 Ways to Retain Your Customers During the Coronavirus Outbreak (03/20/20)
Accessing the Latest Round of PPP Funding with These 28 Lenders (05/06/20)
28 PPP lenders still accepting loan applications as of April 27.
How Small Businesses Can Access Private Sector Grants and Loans During COVID-19 (04/17/20)
A list of resources that can help your small business overcome financial barriers during this crisis.
Small Business Administration’s Disaster Loan Program (Real Time)
The SBA provides low-interest loans to help small business owners. Learn more and apply.
Amazon Small Business Relief Fund (03/20/20)
If your business is 50 employees or less based in the Seattle area, learn more about their relief fund.
Facebook Small Business Grants Program (03/20/20)
Facebook is offering $100M in cash grants and ad credits for up to 30,000 eligible small businesses in over 30 countries.
Kiva Loan Program (03/20/20)
Kiva has expanded eligibility requirements for small business loans.
NY Small Business Assistance (03/20/20)
New York City will provide relief for local businesses. Businesses with less than 100 employees seeing a 25% decline or more in sales should fill out the interest form for updates.
City of San Francisco Small Business Relief Fund (03/20/20)
Small businesses in San Francisco with one (1) to five (5) employees may be eligible for relief Services.
Government Response to Coronavirus, COVID-19 (Real Time)
Learn about international travel restrictions, how you can prepare for coronavirus, and what the U.S. government is doing in response to the virus.
IRS (Real Time)
The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus.
CDC State and Local Health Department Governance (03/20/20)
Wages, Hours and Leave (03/20/20)
The Wage and Hour Division is providing information on common issues employers and workers face when responding to COVID-19, including the effects on wages and hours worked under the Fair Labor Standards Act and job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act.
The At-Home Front A Q&A series to get you through living, working, and existing-in-place
By Jennifer Quail, Editor-In-Chief, i+D Magazine (04/10/20)
LA Mayor calls for 3D printed materials (04/10/20)
How to Calm Your Nerves (04/10/20)
Pocket Guide for Working from Home (04/10/20)
Texas Community Donates Supplies (03/31/20)
6 ways to help others during the coronavirus outbreak — ‘Everyone is a responder in this crisis’ (03/31/20)
Read Balancing Personal & Professional Time (03/23/20)
How to Support Non-Profits (03/23/20)