Below are Benton and Franklin county community and state-wide organization websites for COVID-19 information and resources.
Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce
Webpage including links to a COVID-19 resource guide, a COVID-19 resource rapid response line, COVID-19 webinars, and Benton-Franklin Health District COVID-19 Business Guidance. Also including links to the Centers for Disease Control and Small Business Administration among others.
Tri-City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Information about financial relief information including business grants and loans.
Pasco Chamber of Commerce
Business resources links providing help with print single-use menus, business signage toolkit, a toolkit with guidance for local business re-opening plans as well as COVID-19 retailer tips. Additional links for loan & grant opportunities for business, COVID-19 Small Business Administration resources & guidance, and CDC Guidance & Prevention Protocols for Businesses
Historic Downtown Kennewick Partnership
Links to financial resources and technical expertise & ordinance and license information for small businesses in the downtown area
United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties
Contact information and information health, housing, food assistance, and other community services.
501 Commons provides consulting and support services to meet the needs of organizations. It serves nonprofits, educational organizations, and government agencies. This website also provides resources to help businesses and entrepreneurs navigate COVID-19 and the economic downturn.
Communities Rise is providing a range of legal and capacity building resources and support to Washington based organizations and small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. This website provides information on PPP, leasing, Emergency Economic Injury Disaster Loan, and Shuttered Venue Operators Grant.
Washington State Microenterprise Association
Information and resources for Paycheck Protection Program, Rural LISC-Lowes Rural Relief Small Business Grants, Economic Injury Disaster Loan, and other relief options.
Small Business Recovery Assistance in Washington
Answers to frequently asked questions, information on how to find individual technical assistance, how to find a lender, training opportunities and where to find more detailed program information.
SmallBizHelpWA.com is an information and resource hub powered by the National Development Council and Washington Economic Development Association with support from the Washington Small Business Recovery Working Group.
Washington State Small Business Development Center
Business survival strategies such as expense reduction strategies, cash infusion strategies, and communication tips. Also include links to learn more about small business economic relief programs. Links to Washington State and Federal government resources including help for small businesses.
Small Business Development Center
Information on economic aid for small businesses and non-profits, guidance on accessing capital for minority, underserved, veteran and women-owned business concerns, information about the Payment Protection Program, & interactive dashboards, maps, as well as statistics on demographic and economic data.
Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC)
Links to all of MRSC’s coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for local governments in Washington State.