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NoCo Safety Supply

A marketplace for Northern Colorado small business safety gear Thank you Nick Armstrong, Owner of WTF Marketing for creating and sharing NoCO Safety Supply  *NoCoSafetySupply.com is a resource exchange for PPE (Personal protective equipment), cleaning, and safety supplies for businesses and the workplace in response to the increased demand from the COVID-19 pandemic. Post what you have or what you need to keep Northern Colorado employees and workplaces safe.               …

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[Webinar] Coffee with the Small Biz Directors – PPP loan and Unemployment Insurance Guidelines

Larimer SBDC Director Mike O’Connell and Loveland Business Development Center Director Kat Rico, talked about business recovery resources and the SBA’s economic recovery programs. Workforce Connections Team Coordinator Andrew Minor and co-owner of simply HR Tina Todd also joined Mike and Kat, to cover PPP loan and Unemployment Insurance Guidelines and Best Practices for the Small Biz Employer! If you missed this webinar please watch the question and answer session.

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NoCoRecovers

Your One Stop Shop for Recovery Information in Northern ColoradoThe intent of NoCoRecovers.com is to provide a single source of up-to-date information on potential funding resources available to support the business community of Northern Colorado.  Applications are now being accepted for the Larimer County Recovery Loan Fund to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Click here to view resources!

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Coffee with the Small Biz Directors & Adam Crowe

Please enjoy this  Zoom meeting with Larimer SBDC Director Mike O’Connell and Loveland Business Development Center Director Kat Rico, as they talk about business recovery resources and the SBA’s economic recovery programs. Larimer County Economic Development Manager Adam Crowe joined Mike and Kat,to cover CARES Act business recovery programs, including the new Pandemic Unemployment Insurance program. Watch HERE

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Coffee with the Small Biz Directors

Please join a Zoom meeting with Larimer SBDC Director Mike O’Connell and Loveland Business Development Center Director Kat Rico, to talk about business recovery resources and the SBA’s economic recovery programs. Thursday April 9th from 9:00am-10:00am.   Register HERE

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4/3/20 – An Update from us on COVID-19

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Town of Estes Park Community Relief Fund

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Experiences, comments, and suggestions for restaurant businesses dealing with COVID-19

March 30th, 2020 Our Larimer Small Business Development Center (SBDC) advises a large number of restaurant and food products businesses and entrepreneurs.   We’re extremely fortunate to have two experienced restauranteurs as consultants, Tiffany Helton with Stuft Burger and John Verderame, veteran of several high-profile  restaurants. Here are some of their experiences, comments, and suggestions for restaurant businesses dealing with the COVID-19 virus impact: John, a New York City native,  says “After 9/11 we really pushed to get people back in-house. While …

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Need Help with the SBA EIDL Loan???

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Support Local Restaurants with Delivery!

With the closure of local restaurant dine-in options, it’s more important than ever to utilize delivery services to help these businesses stay afloat, as well as the drivers who are often contract employees. If you’re doing your part and social distancing, there are still ways that you can support the local economy that provides our community with so much flavor! Many of the largest delivery services are stepping up to help people stay safe and …

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