Community Business Updates Surrounding COVID-19
Whether you are a member business looking for resources to keep your doors open or you are a community member looking for info on what businesses are making innovative and positive strides during these times this is your community hub for all the information you are looking for.
A Message From Our President
Dear Chamber Member and Friend,
The Hopkins County Regional Chamber of Commerce is committed to providing leadership, advocacy, and Member Services that foster economic prosperity.
We realize that the recent events regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic have created unprecedented circumstances.
We are continuing to participate in discussions with the the U.S. Small Business Administration, U.S. Chamber, Kentucky Chamber, local and state officials and other community key stakeholders to monitor potential economic disruptions and to seek assistance for our local businesses and employers. for the most up to date information on the COVID-19 Pandemic from the Governor and also support information from the state and region please continue to monitor our social media channels.
Please know we are here for you to help in any way we can. We will do everything possible to remind the Hopkins County community that Shopping Local and Eating Local is now more important than ever. We have Gift Certificates available to purchase for support of local businesses. This is a great way to continue to help our local economy now and in the future. We ask that you tag us in your social media posts so we are aware of ways your business in innovating through this time.
At the Chamber, we feel it is incumbent upon us to take the following steps to ensure the health and safety of our Members, community, and staff.
All events and in-person meetings scheduled for the month of March will be postponed. We will move to Zoom meetings in the short-term. The Chamber staff will continue to serve our members and our community. Please don’t hesitate to reach out.
While there are many unknowns, we know one thing for sure - we are truly all in this together and we will get through it.
- COVID-19 Hotline: 1-800-722-5725
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
- Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: Business Resources for Coronavirus
- Kentucky Department for Public Health: COVID-19
- U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Combating the Coronavirus
- U.S. Small Business Administration: Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program
- U.S. Small Business Administration: Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
- Unemployment Assistance
Hopkins County Tourism is doing a great job at keeping the community updated on business changes via their website. By clicking the button bellow you will be taken to their site with a list of business and community changes in the area.