Botetourt County Economic Development is staying current with developments concerning COVID-19 and we are tracking assistance programs available to Botetourt's businesses at the local, state, and federal levels.
To help you keep your family and employees and your business secure, we are working with local, state, and national organizations to provide you with resources for the days and weeks ahead.
Resources for Businesses and Employers to plan, prepare, and respond to coronavirus disease 2019.
The Botetourt Chamber of Commerce is a resource for businesses and our community. Share updates with the Chamber on how your business is changing customer service to follow CDC guidelines to contain COVID-19. We want the community to know you're still here and doing business while keeping customers and staff safe. Share innovative ideas that will help other businesses.
The Roanoke Regional Small Business Development Center offers a variety of resources for Small Businesses. They are hosting Zoom sessions and other virtual events to share pertinent information about COVID-19 resources.
Virginia Career Works offers COVID19 workforce resources.
The Commonwealth has taken unprecedented steps to fight the spread of COVID-19 as well as making substantial moves to help those in the workforce who've been affected by this global event. The VEC offers online resources to help you learn about any changes to the benefits application process along with VEC office closings, pertinent news releases and links to other helpful sites.
Virginia's Blue Ridge is home to many organizations that are dedicated to serving the local and regional business community on a regular basis, especially during the COVID-19 crisis. To help you get an idea of the funding and financial support that may be available to you visit their website.
211 connects residents with free information and resources in the community.