RESOURCES for Gresham Area Businesses
Conditions in Oregon are changing rapidly with the spread of the Delta variant. The Oregon Health Authority's recommendations for protecting your health and those of others will continue to adapt. Currently, masks are required in indoor public settings, regardless of vaccination status. Visit coronavirus.oregon.gov to keep updated on the latest statewide guidance.
For the latest information on OSHA’s recommendations for workplaces, see OSHA’s COVID page. For information on vaccination rates, reopening requirements, masks and distancing recommendations, daily and weekly reports on COVID in Oregon, and COVID data by county, see the Oregon Health Authority’s COVID-19 page.
For the latest communications from the Governor on Oregon’s response to COVID, visit coronavirus.oregon.gov.
Business Oregon’s Small Business Navigator connects you to a range of resources for financial and management support through the challenges of the pandemic and wildfires. Your county government website will have more information specific to your county.
As always please feel free to reach out the the staff at the Gresham Area Chamber with your challenges. We are here to provide resources, information, and connections. Our community is strong and resilient. We can survive and thrive together!
City of Gresham Oregon
Services are being provided online or by phone
Emergency Action to Protect Local Restaurants
The CIty of Gresham has taken emergency action to protect struggling local restaurants from onerous delivery commission fees.
Small Business Technical Assistance
City staff are tracking the state, federal and private resources to help small businesses during this difficult time. Contact our Small Business Technical Assistance Team for information about these resources, or assistance preparing the required forms at BusinessCovidSupport@GreshamOregon.gov or 503-618-2115.
If you're looking for employees during this time of massive layoffs, we invite you to post if you have jobs right now with the minimum qualifications. Share this page with your friends who have recently been laid off to help connect with employers with job openings at facebook.com/groups/greshamhires
Business Tools and Guidance
Be compliant with updated signs and posters. Find COVID guidance and resources for your Gresham Area business.
What to do when an employee tests positive?
(updated December 1st, 2020)
Illness and Vaccine Updates
The Oregon Health Authority is healthcare information hub for the State of Oregon. Browse the situation dashboard with the latest numbers and clear interpretation.
COVID Insurance & Financial Services
The COVID-19 emergency orders that were issued during the COVID-19 pandemic expired in September 2020. However, protections remain in place for Oregonians.
US Chamber of Commerce
Implementing a National Return to Work Plan.
Disaster Loan Assistance
Federal disaster loans for businesses, private non-profits, homeowners, and renters. Coronavirus relief options and additional resources are available.
US Chamber of Commerce
Guide to Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Loans
Fast direct economic assistance is possible with the CARES Act. Designed to serve assistance to both families and small businesses.
Latest COVID News and Updates
Oregon Health Authority Vaccination Trends Dashboard
Updated Pandemic Relief Information for Small Business from the U.S. Chamber (December 30th, 2020)
Safe ways to bring in the New Year from the Oregon Health Authority (December 30th, 2020)
Governor Kate Brown Provides Updates on COVID-19 in Oregon (December, 22nd, 2020)
Governor Kate Brown Extends COVID-19 State of Emergency for 60 Days (December 17th, 2020)
Masks are available for sale at the Chamber Office. Call 503-665-1131 for curbside delivery.
Still have questions?
Just ask. We are here to help and support Gresham Area business.