Monday, June 1, 2020
Upcoming Virtual Events
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Ryan E. Peters
New Jersey's Eighth Legislative District
Hear an update from Assemblyman Ryan Peters on the steps the New Jersey Legislature has taken to address business challenges during the COVID19 outbreak, how this will affect the FY2021 budget and other issues of interest to the South Jersey business community.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
What are 5G and Smart Cities technology and how can they benefit businesses; support business continuity during this difficult time; and help businesses adapt to the “new normal.”
Michael Harrod
Principal Architect
AT&T National Business Markets
Ariel Brassil
Director of Strategy
AT&T Smart Cities & Communities
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) recently announced a new tranche of $50 million in grant money for small businesses struggling due to COVID-19’s impact. Tune in to learn about the new, expanded eligibility requirements for the grant, as well as when the application period will open and how best to prepare to apply.

Tim Sullivan
Chief Executive Officer
New Jersey Economic Development Authority
Thursday, June 4, 2020
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
In this webinar, you will learn about:
  • The importance of your profile page 
  • What and how to post 
  • Posting techniques 
  • Fully using your network 
  • Vetting new connections 
  • How to expand your network 
  • The importance of 2nd connections 
  • How to connect with 3rd connections 
  • And much more!

Ryan Harbinson
Director of Business Development,  Clearbridge Branding Agency
Friday, June 5, 2020
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
You are cordially invited to attend our complimentary member orientation. Join us online to learn about the benefits of membership and how the Chamber can help you grow your business!
Monday, June 8, 2020
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Anxiety and Depression: 
An Overview Of The Common Colds Of Mental Health 
Increased anxiety and feelings of depression are commonly being experienced as we all cope with the fallout of COVID-19. Job loss, income insecurity, lack of business, and social isolation have caused a decrease in mental wellness across our state. Join us for a discussion on anxiety and depression during these trying times – what it is, how to recognize it, how to seek treatment, and how to navigate insurance and understand out of pocket expenses.
Nancy MacGregor, MA, ATR-BC, LPC, ACS
Clinical Director, Harmony Bay Wellness
AJ Solomon
Co-Founder, H armony Bay Wellness
Thursday, June 11, 2020
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Leading Through a
Time of Crisis
Join us for a conversation with top SJ leaders about why a female’s unique skill set better prepares them to navigate times of crisis and lead their teams in the face of uncertainty and heightened pressure. 
Monica Adya, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor of Management
Rutgers School of 
Assemblywoman Pamela R. Lampitt
New Jersey’s Sixth 
Legislative District
Toni Pergolin, M.A., CPA
President & CEO, Bancroft and Former Treasurer 
& Member, CCSNJ Board 
of Directors
Did you know that CCSNJ is still offering multiple opportunities each week for you to expand your network and reconnect with other members. 

At each virtual session you can:
  • Connect with up to 25 fellow members 
  • Give your elevator pitch to the entire group
  • *NEW* Participate in smaller breakout sessions to network in a more intimate forum
  • Receive timely membership updates from the CCSNJ team

On May 12, CCSNJ released the  South Jersey Economic Reopening and Recovery Plan , which is derived from the comprehensive feedback of more than 100 South Jersey business owners. This plan was submitted to Governor Murphy’s key staff, the co-Chairs of the Reopening & Recovery Advisory Council, the South Jersey Congressional Delegation, the South Jersey Legislative Delegation and other key staff.
New Member Spotlight
Kaye Personnel is here to help with many different types of staffing and direct hire programs to assist in your current recruitment. We look to partner with our clients in order to fully understand your needs and goals regarding personnel, recruiting and hiring. Our success has been built solely on our ability to satisfy our client’s specific hiring needs. We supply staffing solutions to numerous companies throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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Member News
Rutgers University–Camden offering additional support to help your organization continue or expand operations
Many of our hard-working and talented students are seeking summer opportunities to enhance and apply their skills particularly since their internships and jobs may not be available.

Consider hiring a Rutgers–Camden student to assist with projects that can be completed remotely. Opportunities must be professional in nature. Length of service and time commitment are flexible and can be negotiated between the business and student.

The Rutgers–Camden Career Center is ready to work with you!   Read More>>
Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $1550K in Scholarships to 62 High School Seniors
Comcast NBCUniversal today announced it has awarded approximately $155,000 in scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year to 62 students across Southeast Pennsylvania, New Jersey and northern Delaware as part of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program. Students are selected for their outstanding community service, academic performance and leadership skills. The award, funded by the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation, is a one-time, $2,500 scholarship to be used toward undergraduate education-related expenses. Since 2001, more than $34 million has been awarded to about 30,000 high school seniors across the country as part of the Leaders and Achievers program. Read More>>
Project Refit Car Cruise
Project Refit is a local non-profit with a national reach! We are hosting a Car Cruise on July 11 from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM to say thank you to the front line workers and our military (past/present). We are also doing this to raise funds to support a brand new piece of technology we launched in MAY called Blue Skies. We will meet at a starting point (TBA) drive-by a retirement home for veterans then drive past a hospital to honor military and front line workers in one shot. We will then drive to our endpoint where we will take a picture of your vehicle as you roll in to park. Once You are parked we will all connect through ZOOM!   Read More>>
Keller Engineers of New Jersey LLC Celebrates 3rd Anniversary
Keller Engineers of New Jersey LLC recently celebrated its 3rd Anniversary since opening our doors in Camden, New Jersey in 2017! Since that time, we have enthusiastically worked to become integrated within the social fabric and vision for the City of Camden and Southern New Jersey, and continuously strive to demonstrate commitment to providing excellent client services, quality engineering services, and a sustainable approach to the Region. Read More>>
NJM Committed to Customers during the COVID-19 Outbreak
NJM has been protecting our customers for more than 100 years, and we’re committed to being there for them during the COVID-19 outbreak so they can focus on what matters most: the health and safety of themselves and their loved ones.

Through the NJM Policyholder Relief Program, NJM auto insurance customers will receive a 15% refund of the equivalent of 3 months of annual premium, in recognition of their reduced driving over this period. Read More>>
Veteran Business Representatives Here to Help Employers during the pandemic
At This Time during the Pandemic Crisis the Veterans Business Representatives are working remotely and supporting Employers needs by finding Qualified Veterans from postings that are in the National Labor Exchange (NLX) database. We are also providing Hiring Information Incentives, such as WOTC and Federal Bonding Programs to the employers, along with posting their jobs into to NLX System. 
Investors Bank Expands and Further Builds Out Business Banking Team To Better Support Small and Mid-Sized Companies
Investors Bank  has further built out its Business and Government Banking units. The Bank has added two experienced executives as part of its overall strategy to enhance its best-in-class service and treasury management solutions to better meet the needs of customers. The strengthened organization is responsible for acquiring and managing banking relationships with small and mid-sized companies throughout New Jersey, New York City and on Long Island. Read More>>
Additional PPP Loan Forgiveness and Review Guidance Issued - Archer & Greiner, P.C.
The US Department of Treasury and the SBA kicked off the Memorial Day weekend by issuing two interim final rules late on Friday, May 22. The first rule, which can be accessed here , outlines certain loan forgiveness requirements and largely mirrors guidance already contained in the PPP loan forgiveness application issued on May 15.   Read More>>
Food for the hungry: How industry, labor and government are stepping up in A.C.
Joe Jingoli said he was tired of seeing of how COVID-19 was punishing the residents of Atlantic City, an area he has spent a lifetime trying to build up. He said he was tired of seeing how local food pantries were being overrun, tired of seeing of how delays in unemployment filings had left families on the brink of financial ruin, tired of see how many residents were not able to feed their families. Read More>>
The HEADstrong Foundation's 10th Annual LimeLight Gala Goes Viral!
Philadelphia-based cancer organization dedicated to helping families nationwide navigate cancer is offering a virtual variety show designed to entertain and inspire families and individuals during stay-at-home orders while honoring healthcare professionals treating cancer patients exclusively on YouTube on Friday, June 19 at 7 p.m.  Read More>>
Trenton Mayor Gusciora and Trenton City Council Jointly Endorse Greater Trenton's Businesses Helping Businesses Emergency Loan Program
Trenton Mayor W. Reed Gusciora, Trenton City Council President Kathy McBride and Greater Trenton CEO George Sowa announced that on May 21, 2020 Trenton City Council unanimously approved, with the endorsement of Mayor Reed Gusciora, Greater Trenton’s Businesses Helping Businesses initiative. This initiative will provide private funds to supplement the City of Trenton’s existing $2 million Urban Enterprise Zone ("UEZ") revolving loan program. These additional dollars will be used to make loans to businesses of all sizes located outside of the city’s UEZ area enabling resources to span the entirety of Trenton's 7.5-square-mile area. Read More>>
United Airlines Launches United CleanPlus: A New Standard of Cleanliness and Safety in Partnership with Clorox and Cleveland Clinic
United Airlines is introducing United CleanPlus : the company's commitment to putting health and safety at the forefront of the entire customer experience, with the goal of delivering an industry-leading standard of cleanliness. United CleanPlus brings together a most trusted brand in surface disinfection - Clorox - and the country's top medical experts - Cleveland Clinic - to inform and guide United's new cleaning, safety and social distancing protocols that includes touchless kiosks in select locations for baggage check-in, sneeze guards, mandatory face coverings for crew and customers, and giving customers options when flights are more full. Read More>>
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