$500,000 in NEW Direct Small Business Grants Now Available in the Columbia County

Grant applications ranging from $2,500 – $50,000 are due Oct. 17 and CARES recipients are eligible October 5, St. Helens, OR — Columbia County Economic Team (CCET), Columbia Pacific Economic Development District (Col-Pac) today announced the immediate opening of a new round of grant funding to directly benefit small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. … Read more

CCET – Cases Soar

 Today’s News and Links  Soaring U.S. coronavirus cases overshadow July 4 celebrationsHow was your 4th?OREGON UPDATES…and toolsSmall business inspiring storiesFREE Workshop — Creative Responses to Covid-19 Soaring U.S. coronavirus cases, hospitalizationsovershadow July 4 celebrations(Reuters) – Rising coronavirus cases in 39 U.S. states cast a shadow over the nation’s Fourth of July celebrations as health experts … Read more

CCET – Reopening and Staying Open

Today’s News and Links Find them here: Oregon framework to re-open Counties and the first business sectors 20 Oregon counties under review for ‘Phase one’ reopening May 15 Travel Oregon COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant Program Opens May 11 Easy Advice: Using your Paycheck Protection Funds so they help, not hurt New Small Business website for Columbia … Read more