Volume 12 | October 14, 2020
The Case for Housing: A Review of Housing in North OC
Thursday, October 15 at 3:00 p.m.

Join North Orange County Chamber for a webinar discussion on housing in North Orange County.
Panelists Include:
  • Steve LaMotte, Chapter Executive Officer for the Building Industry Association of Southern California – Orange County Chapter (BIA/OC)
  • Laer Pearce, President, Laer Pearce & Associates
  • Orange County Business Council to discuss the positive economic impact new housing brings to the local economy.
Watch Our Programs on YouTube
Conversations with Community Leaders
Brenden O'Reilly
Airport Manager, Fullerton Airport

Learn more about O'Reilly's unique role and how the Fullerton Airport plays a critical role in Southern California.

View previous Conversations with Community Leaders:

Innovative Thinking Inspired by a Pandemic
Workforce Development in the Covid 19 Era
California Vote by Mail in Safe Hands; Remember to Exercise Your Right to Vote

Democracy’s most sacred right, voting, is already underway in California with all 21 million registered voters having received a mail-in ballot.

While voting by mail may have stirred controversy on a national level, here in California, we have grown comfortable with making our decisions around the kitchen table, marking our choices on candidates at the local, state and federal levels, as well dozens of ballot measures. In 2018, 65% of California ballots were cast early or by mail and more than 70% of us Golden Staters are registered as permanent absentee voters.

Fullerton, La Habra districts set dates for return of in-person learning; Buena Park expected soon

Two of the three school districts that feed students into the Fullerton Joint Union High School District have set their timelines for the return to some in-person learning.

The Fullerton Joint Union High School District this week announced Nov. 2 as its date for resuming in-person learning at its eight high schools, which serve students from Buena Park, Fullerton and La Habra.

SBA and Treasury Announce Simpler PPP Forgiveness for Loans of $50,000 or Less

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, today released a simpler loan forgiveness application for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans of $50,000 or less. This action streamlines the PPP forgiveness process to provide financial and administrative relief to America’s smallest businesses while also ensuring sound stewardship of taxpayer dollars.

FREE Parenting Webinar presented by Arborland Montessori

You are invited to join Dr. Sueling Chen for a free webinar:

Find Your Super Parent Power in 2020

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. 

What does it mean to be a Super Parent in 2020? What does your child really need? How can you help your child develop confidence in an uncertain world?
To view other upcoming online events on the NOC Chamber calendar, click here.
LIVE WORK PLAY Launching New Features
The Chamber’s interactive app, Live Work Play-NOCC, has a new look and new features! 
New features include the ability for you to add upcoming chamber events to your calendar directly from the app. 
In addition, the directory now includes all members in a searchable directory.
If you don't have a logo or description for your business, contact John Barton of Point ’N Save at 916-300-8760 or email john@pointnsave.com for more information on how you can be included.
Download the Live Work Play NOCC app for Android users here.
Download the Live Work Play NOCC app for Apple users here.
Interested in advertising in our E-News?
Please contact Sarah McKelvey, Director of Marketing & Community Relations
for more information, sarah@nocchamber.com, (562) 631-3773.
Autumn has arrived and so have the savings!

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Fall into our exclusive discounts through our Office Depot OfficeMax Savings Program. Member discounts include:

  • 20%-55% off cleaning and breakroom supplies
  • 20%-55% off office essentials
  • Up to 20% off ink cartridges and toner
  • 10% off EVERYTHING else in-store and online, everytime you shop

Plus, FREE next-day shipping on orders over $50

COVID-19 City News Updates
Current information from your city can be found below:
North Orange County Chamber | (714) 871-3100 | www.NOCChamber.com