Whether you are a GSBA member business or not, we are here for you. If you have questions about eligibility for the state's assistance grants, how to fill out an application, or other forms of assistance please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Relief for Businesses & Nonprofits
Support and direct assistance for your workplace - includes small businesses, nonprofits, performers, freelancers, gig workers, and more
WA Department of Commerce
FLEX FUND LOAN PROGRAM
Low-interest loans up to $150,000 for WA small businesses and nonprofits.
Reopening & Recovery
CDC: Workplace Guidance & Strategies. Includes returning to work, post-vaccine concerns, FAQs, and more.
- WA Workplace Safety Guidelines
- WA Reopening Guidance, incl. Healthy WA Reopening Plan, mask guidance, signage, and more.
- Lease Amendment Toolkit (Seattle OED, Perkins Coie, Communities Rise) - information and template documents to help small businesses and nonprofit navigate the negotiation of their rent
- Economic Outlook: Roaring Back (Wells Fargo, presented on GSBA Rapid Response 6/8/21)
County, City, and Neighborhood-Specific Resources
Working Washington list of resources for small businesses by county in Washington
Vaccine Verification Requirements: Clallam, Jefferson, King
Eastside Recovery Hub - Bellevue, Bothell, Issaquah, Kenmore, Kirkland, Redmond, Renton, Woodinville
Edmonds Chamber of Commerce
Seattle Office of Economic Development - Pandemic Resource Hub
Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce - Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac, and Tukwila
Important Info for Employers
Business.wa.gov - one-stop shop for WA small businesses around COVID-19
Resources for Employees
Access to public benefits, protections against discrimination, specific supports, and more