We’re in this crisis together. Rest assured that we will come together virtually as often as we can to provide you with the education, information, and networking resources essential for sustaining your enterprises. Please visit this page for up-to-date information that will help you meet the challenges of this uncertain time.

The Council is in this COVID-19 pandemic with you. Social distancing will not stop us from caring about you and your supply chains. We continue to work diligently to meet your business needs, whether you are a corporate member, government agency partner or an MBE. You can count on The Council to provide timely COVID-19 news and updates here.

COVID-19 NEWS & UPDATES

While The Council focuses on our members’ financial health and well-being, and our efforts are primarily to advance business growth and development, at this time, we must be extremely mindful of your health and wellness. It’s important to us that you stay safe and healthy. Here are links to various resources for you to do just that. Click on the links below for …

YouTube Channels:
CDC
New York State Governor Cuomo
State of New Jersey Governor Murphy

CDC COVID-19 Guidance:
COVID-19 Symptoms
Health Tips
FAQs

New York COVID-19 Guidance:
NY Executive Orders
Department of Finance Service Changes

New Jersey COVID-19 Guidance:
NJ Executive Orders
NJ COVID Information Hub

COVID-19 WEBINARS

Check here often for updated webinars and registration links. These webinars are designed to strengthen your management and leadership abilities, as well as provide valuable information around ways to manage through the crisis.

NMSDC Virtual Town Hall Series

• Recording of NYS COVID-19 Resources and More

• New York State Training Tuesdays

COVID-19 PROCUREMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Even amid this healthcare and economic storm, the supply chain needs to keep flowing. Here are links to COVID-19-related procurement opportunities. The Council continues to ensure that you are not only aware of opportunities but have optimal access to them.

NYC COVID-19 Partners Page
NYC Suppliers Page
New York State Products Needed Page

COVID-19 FINANCIAL RESOURCES

Yes, there is money to undergird you through this pandemic, but it’s not always so easy to know where to find it and how to get it. The Council is committed to revealing the best financial resources to you and helping you access them.

NJ Commercial Lease Grant

Watch the PPP Application Process Video

New York Forward Loan Fund

NJEDA $50 Million Grant

NJEDA New Grant Program

• SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan and Grant
New Jersey Economic Development Authority: Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant
New York City Business Assistance and Guidance
New York State COVID-19 Business Support

Paycheck Protection Program

COVID-19 HEALTH & WELLNESS RESOURCES

While The Council focuses on our members’ financial health and well-being, and our efforts are primarily to advance business growth and development, at this time, we must be extremely mindful of your health and wellness. It’s important to us that you stay safe and healthy. Here are links to various resources for you to do just that.

12 Tips for Working from Home
Tips for Sharing Work Space
8 Tips for New Managers Working from Home
3 Ways to Manage Conflict When Working from Home 

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