Did you miss us earlier today? If you read last week's Weekly Digest, you'd know that we are trying out a Monday at noon distribution, rather than 8:30 a.m. Hopefully, you will find it helpful to get our update later in the day to read over lunch.
COVID vaccines remain a hot topic. Last week we had another update for businesses from the Kane County Health Department. Here is a link if you'd like to listen to the recording of the February 17 event. Another update is scheduled for Wednesday, March 10 at 11:30 a.m. We will share registration information once we receive more details.
Reminder! PPP Loans are Still Available
Applications for the current PPP loans are open until March 31, or until the allotted funds are depleted, whichever comes first. Last week's Multi-Chamber Boot Camp session concerned the PPP Round 2. Here is a link to the slides
used by presenter Sara Troyer, director of the Illinois SBDC at Elgin Community College. It includes information about the links to the forgiveness applications, too.
There is one final informational webinar scheduled by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity's Office of Regional Economic Development:
Tuesday, February 23, at 9 a.m. Register Here
Many of you have been viewing Mayor Schielke’s weekly videos; here is the link
to watch last week's version, recorded on Friday, Feb. 19. The Mayor acknowledges the difficulties surrounding COVID-19 vaccines, but also thanks Batavians for showing their kindness and support of each other.
We continually update our home page, bataviachamber.org when new resources and information comes out. Also, check our calendar for new events from us and the community.
As always, we are now, and will be in the future, here for you.
Margaret, Patti and Shirley
Your Batavia Chamber of Commerce Staff