So Darlene Mathis, whose family owns the McCloud Mercantile Hotel in Siskiyou County, is breathing easier these days after she received a supply of surgical masks and hand sanitizer at no cost. It’s part of Shop, Safe, Shop Local, a program to help small businesses adapt to the new marketplace created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Click to read the Redding Record Searchlight article.
TheGovernor’s Office of Business and Economic Development(GO-Biz) serves as the State of California’s leader for job growth and economic development efforts. GO-Biz offers a range of services to business owners including: attraction, retention and expansion services, site selection, permit streamlining, clearing of regulatory hurdles, small business assistance, international trade development, assistance with state government, and much more. For more information visit theGO-Biz website.
The Office of the Small Business Advocate (CalOSBA) helps support economic growth and innovation by working to ensure that California’s small businesses and entrepreneurs have the information, tools and resources they need to plan, launch, manage and grow their businesses successfully and be resilient. The CalOSBA serves to elevate their voices in state government and to advocate on their behalf to help ensure all aspiring and current small business owners and entrepreneurs are provided with the opportunity to access capital, access markets, and connect to the networks and resources they need to succeed. For more informationvisit the website.
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