April 7, 2021
CHAMBER WEEKLY
Chamber of Commerce
OPEN Monday through Friday - 10 AM until 2 PM
Call 760-767-5555 or BorregoChamberDirector@gmail.com


Chamber of Commerce Updates

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BORREGO SPRINGS DRIVE-IN FILM FESTIVAL
April 15-19, 2021
The Mall - East parking lot
Free admission - 1st come/ 1st serve (no tickets or reservations taken)
For more info visit borregospringsfilmfestival.org
This is a Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce partnered event

CHAMBER CERTIFIED FARMER'S MARKET
Vendors include fresh produce, pastries, Kettle Corn, flowers and landscaping items. Plus humus, seafood, jewelry, CBD, acupuncture, herbal teas, medicine bags, T-shirts, beef jerky, music, prizes and more. See you there!
** Every Friday from 8 AM - noon at Christmas Circle.
**Dogs must be kept on leashes of no more than 6-feet.
**Please remember this is a Chamber managed event, so what shoppers do in the market corridor is under the guidelines of the Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce.
**Please follow masks and social distancing guidelines so the market is enjoyable for everyone.
Prize Donors - Basic, Borrego Senior Center, Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce, Borrego Sun, Meta Skin Studio, Sunbelt Publications.

For details on San Diego County testing locations, or to make an appointment at a drive-up location, visit 211sandiego.org or call 2-1-1.
https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/hhsa/programs/phs/community_epidemiology/dc/2019-nCoV/vaccines.html
NEW SD COUNTY NO COST VACCINATION APPOINTMENT MAP

The Department of Environmental Health and Quality is sharing information regarding COVID-19 Vaccinations. COVID-19 vaccinations are now available for individuals working in the Food & Agriculture Sector. For more information, please visit coronavirus-sd.com/vaccine.




President's Club Member Feature
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Advantage Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning

We specialize in commercial or home cleanings.

For more information call (619) 829-1931







Business: Palms at Indian Head
Position: Housekeeping
Hours: Full Time

Business: Borrego Sun
Position: Writer/Reporter/Photographer
Hours: Part Time
Contact: Jolene 760-767-5338

Business: Borrego Sun
Position: Gardening/Paper distribution
Hours: Part Time
Contact: Jolene 760-767-5338

Business: de Anza Country Club
Position: Busser
Hours: Seasonal
Contact: 760-767-5105

Business: de Anza Country Club
Position: Bartender
Hours: Seasonal
Contact: 760-767-5105

Business: de Anza Country Club
Position: Food Server
Hours: Seasonal
Contact: 760-767-5105

Business: Borrego Springs Resort & Spa
Position: Line Cook
Hours: Part Time
Contact: 760-767-5700 ask for Tony or Erica

Business: Borrego Springs Resort & Spa
Position: Nail Technician
Hours: Contract
Contact: 760-767-5700 ask for Tony or Erica

Business: La Casa del Zorro
Position: Bartender
Hours: Full Time

Business: La Casa del Zorro
Position: Line Cook
Hours: Full Time

Business: La Casa del Zorro
Position: Housekeeping / Room Attendant
Hours: Full Time

Business: La Casa del Zorro
Position: Security
Hours: Full Time

Business: La Casa del Zorro Resort & Spa
Position: Massage Therapist
Hours: Full Time

Business: La Casa del Zorro Resort & Spa
Position: Bistro Host
Hours: Full Time




Borrego Springs in the News!

Chamber Certified Farmer's Market Featured in Palm Springs Life




SDG&E info on dept forgiveness for people with less then $8,000 in unpaid SDG&E bills

Follow the link to SDG&E’s info on how to get your bill settled..
 



Do you have an awesome photo you'd like to share with the community?
and see if your photo is featured in our next eblast.
Must include first and last name;-)

Thanks to George Thompson
'His old friend at the State Park'



American Rescue Act

The American Rescue Plan Act’s Small Business Assistance and Support
The American Rescue Plan Act provides additional relief for the nation’s small businesses and hard-hit industries for programs the SBA is currently administering and adds new efforts, including:
  • $7.25 billion additional for the Paycheck Protection Program, including to expand eligibility to additional nonprofits and digital news services
  • Additional funds are allocated for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program, and now allows businesses to apply for both a PPP loan after Dec. 27, 2020, and the SVOG
  • $15 billion additional for Targeted Economic Injury Disaster Loan Advance (EIDL) payments, including NEW $5 billion for Supplemental Targeted EIDL Advance payments for those hardest hit
  • NEW: $28.6 billion for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund for industry-focused grants  
  • NEW: $100 million to establish a Community Navigator pilot program; grants will go to eligible organizations supporting efforts to improve access to COVID–19 pandemic assistance programs and resources. 
 
SBA’s current relief efforts can be found at www.sba.gov/coronavirusrelief, and more details about these program updates and new efforts the SBA will administer in the coming weeks.



Many of the streets in Borrego Springs are named after the brands
(used on branding irons) of past ranches in the area.
Can you name this street?

CONGRATULATIONS to Judy Duncan - the ONLY correct answer received!
Baby Turtle Drive

**The winner is chosen by a random draw from all of the correct answers!










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Welcome back! The hotel is open for all reservations at this time. Arches restaurant is open for indoor and out-door dining for Breakfast and Dinner only (Thursdays-Sundays). 
 
The Spa is now open, call for details.
760-767-5700
112 Tilting T Drive, Borrego Springs.









Volunteer at the Chamber!

Volunteer Commitment:
Volunteers are requested to spend a minimum of four (4) hours a week each month, preferably for five (5) months. Hours may be split in two shifts of two (2) hour shifts each week or four (4) hours straight.
 
Welcome Center Commitment:
1. Borregan Chamber of Commerce Membership (Individual)
2. Name tag
3. Recognition on Chamber website
4. Member discount on copies and faxes
5. Complimentary volunteer social events
6. Free admission for one to all Sundowners
7. Water, sodas and snacks provided
8. The Welcome Center is closed on holidays
9. Covid 19 – Chamber adheres to current County, State and Federal health and safety guidelines and supplies masks, gloves and sanitizer.

Contact us for more information at 760-767-5555 or click here to email us.




Look around, flowers are popping up in the most lovely of places!
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