North Coast Small Business Pandemic Update
This Week 6/2 - 6/7
Artists and Craft Makers Program - Info Session (6/2)

Meeting ID: 950 3572 6310
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Prepare to Operate Safely in Humboldt - Thriving Together #2 (6/3)

As you know the Humboldt County Office of Emergency Services (OES) launched an online portal for phase 2 businesses to submit their Reopening Plans .

Join County Economic Development Director as he talks Humboldt business owners through the certification process and

This will be a Humboldt-centric event because of the new certification process but Del Norte restaurant owners are warmly invited as well.
Rent and Lease Negotiations for Retail & Restaurants (6/4)

Come and learn from the experts why it is necessary for tenants to start dialogues with their landlords regarding renegotiating their leases to plan for long term survival during the COVID era
Ask an Attorney (6/4)

Thursdays at 4 pm (password: baseforce)
Ask pro-bono lawyers free questions via Zoom

Restaurant owners--consider asking about:
  • pros / cons of "hold harmless" agreements
  • the governor's new executive order specifying that employees required to come to a workplace who are diagnosed with COVID-19 will be presumed to have gotten it at work and can claim workers' comp
  • and more.

At 4 pm click this link and enter the password baseforce
Get Your Take-out Menus into Eureka's Virtual Friday Night Market! (6/7)

If you are a locally-owned restaurant get your menu onto the recommended guide for take out on the site. The idea is when customers are picking up their package of Friday Night Market goodies from the Visitor Center they will then pick up dinner on the way home. Send for the listing the restaurant name, link to your full menu, and a telephone number. There is no charge for being listed. Targeted launch is June 7th.

Questions? Contact Alanna Powell:  or 707-499-0379.
The Eureka NAACP chapter & Black Humboldt invite everyone to celebrate
Juneteenth 2020

This event will feature local POC (people of color) led workshops, music, performances and informational Knowledge for Power sessions. They will also host a virtual vending space for POC (People of Color)-owned businesses in Humboldt County.
North Coast Small Business Development Center
Humboldt: (707) 445-9720 | Del Norte: (707) 464-2168
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