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Info Sessions 
8/13 EXIMBank 3 Keys to Exporting
8/20 SCORE Legally Closing Your Company
8/25 EXIMBank Increase Revenue Through Exporting
8/27 Indow Intro to Clean Practice™ Tools, Principles

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REOPENING BUSINESS & CIVIC LIFE
STATE RESOURCES
FEDERAL RESOURCES
OTHER FINANCIAL RESOURCES
BUSINESS ADVISING
GENERAL BUSINESS RESILIENCE
INDUSTRY RESOURCES
REGIONAL RESOURCES

REOPENING BUSINESS & CIVIC LIFE
Policies: Statewide / County / Industry / Phase  
VISIT SITE<<New Statewide Rules 7/22/20
PPE & Critical Supply:
Business Oregon Supply Connector  | Buying a Cloth Face Covering
General Hygiene
: CDC Reopening Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidance

STATE RESOURCES
Business Oregon Small Business Navigator: Financial Assistance | Workforce & Other Assistance | Reopening
Oregon Department of Revenue: Tax Relief Options
Oregon Employment Department: Resource Page + WorkShare Program for Employers
Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries: Employer & Workplace Resources

FEDERAL RESOURCES  
Small Business Administration: EIDL | Paycheck ProtectionExpress Bridge Loans | Debt Relief
CARES Act: Paycheck Protection Program << Reopened through August 8
Internal Revenue Service:
IRS Coronavirus Page. See all new employer tax credits here.

OTHER FINANCIAL RESOURCES (not including local relief funds)
Main Street America Small Biz Grants (applications open July 27-August 23)
#OregonMade Outdoor Adventure Film Grant 2021

BUSINESS ADVISING 

Oregon Small Business Development Centers (remote advising)
Oregon SCORE Mentors (remote advising)

GENERAL BUSINESS RESILIENCE 
Business Oregon Essential Survival Considerations GuideEn español aquí.
SBA Guidance for Businesses and Employers 
FEMA Business Continuity Planning Suite
Better Business Bureau NW Advisory Page

INDUSTRY RESOURCE PAGES
Retail: National Retail Federation
Office: Mackenzie Office Distancing Retrofit Guide
Agriculture: Oregon Dept. of AgricultureOregon Farm Bureau | ODA U-Pick Farm Guidance
Food Processing:
ODA/OHA/OSHA Food Processing Response Toolkit
Restaurant & Lodging:
ORLA | National Restaurant Assoc. | American Hotel & Lodging Assoc. Safe Stay
Childcare
: Oregon Early Learning Division
Construction: Oregon Construction Contractors Board | Assoc. of General Contractors – Oregon
Tourism: Travel Oregon | Adventure Travel Trade Association
Manufacturing
: Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership Resources
Independent/Freelance/Gig: Oregon Employment Department – Independent Contractors
Maritime Vessels & Ports: USCG Maritime Commons | CDC Cargo Ship Guidance| CDC Maritime Resources
Alcohol & Marijuana:
Oregon Liquor Control Commission
Banking: Oregon Bankers Association
Import-Export: EXIM Bank | NW Trade Adjustment AssistanceOregon Commercial Service

REGIONAL RESOURCE PAGES 
Greater Portland
: Greater Portland Inc Metro Region Resources Page
CentralCentral Oregon SOS | EDCO
Mid Valley: SEDCOR Resource Page | Salem Resource Page
Columbia Gorge: Mid Columbia EDD
Eugene/Lane County: COVID-19 Business Resources page
Corvallis/Benton County: CBCEDO Resource Page
SouthernSOREDI Resource Page | Ashland | Medford | Grants Pass
South Central: South Central EDD | Klamath County EDA 
Southwest: CCD Business Development
Eastern: Northeastern OR EDD | Pendleton/Umatilla Resource Page