Rapid Response Resources Presented by

Chambers United for Business

For more information please go to Sacramento Metro Rapid Response Hub.

Elk Grove Chamber of Commerce Business Impact Survey





News & Updates

July 29, 23021 Sac County Public Health Issues New Health Order

June 1, 2021 SacCounty Enters Orange Tier with New Health Order

March 25, 2021  State Expands Vaccine Eligibility to 50+ Californians Starting April 1 and All Individuals 16+ on April 15 Based on Expected Supply Increases

March 25, 2021 PPP small business loan program deadline extended to May 31 with Senate vote

March 17, 2021  Sacramento Emergency Rental Assistance (SERA2) Program

March 16, 2021  Sacramento County Health Order for Red Tier

March 11, 2021 Elk Grove Launches Winter Business Survey

March 3, 2021 New Funding Rounds - California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program

February 26, 2021 Five Star Bank Can Help You with Your Paycheck Protection Loan (PPP)!

January 14, 2021 The Paycheck Protection Program is Back

January 13, 2021 Chamber Want Sac County to pay businesses up to $2,000 for following Covid-19 rules

January 13, 2021 January 13 Health Order Aligns with Purple Tier 1

December 22, 2020 Guide to Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Loans: What Small Businesses Need to Know About the New Pandemic Relief Package – Changes to PPP and More

December 10, 2020 Purple Tier Vs Regional Stay at Home Order

December 9, 2020 Greater Sac in Regional Stay Home Order on Dec. 10

December 3, 2020 Regional Stay At Home Order

December 1, 2020 Small business taxes


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Kaiser Business - COVID-19 Return to Work Playbook

California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation / SBDC Northern CA Network COVID-19 - Recursos para Pequeños Negocios


Elk Grove Unified School District 

Vitalant - Coronavirus Impacts Blood Supply

Assemblymember Jim Cooper District 9 - Food Resources

U.S. Small Business AdministrationDisaster Loan Assistance: Federal Disaster Loans for Businesses, Private Nonprofits, Homeowners, and Renters

EPA - List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2

Ready. gov - Pandemic Guidance


CDC Resources

About Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Key planning recommendations for Mass Gatherings in the context of the current COVID-19 outbreak: Interim guidance 

World Health Organization: Video Explainer




Employers Resources

Greater Sacramento Economic Council

Interactive tool launched to help business through COVID-19

Online data tool for small businesses and entrepreneurs

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Coronavirus Emergency Loans- Guide and Checklist for Small Businesses and Nonprofits

CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY LOANS Small Business Guide and Checklist

Coronavirus Response Toolkit

Summary of Bipartisan Agreement on “CARES” Act

Coronavirus Resource Page

Corporate Aid Tracker

Resilience in a Box

Guidance for Employers to Plan and Respond to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) 

U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship - The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act

Small Business Majority - Funding updates for California small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Housecall ProThe Official Coronavirus Home Services Hub


Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Interim Guidance for Business and Employers

Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Information for Communities, Schools, and Businesses

Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations – Community Facilities

EEOC - Pandemic Preparedness in the Workplace and the Americans with Disabilty Act

FEMA - Emergency Response Plan

WHO - Get Your Workplace Ready for COVID-19

CISA - Risk Management for COVID-19

EPA - Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19


U.S. Department of Labor 

Guidance for Preparing Workplaces for Coronavirus

OHSA Resources for Workers and Employers on COVID-19



COVID-19 Safety and Health Standards, Control & Prevention 

Protecting Workers During a Pandemic FactSheet

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19


California Employers Association

Coronavirus and Work: Free Resources and CEA Webinar

Additional Resources


U.S. Small Business Administration

Paycheck Protection Program

Full list of SBA Active Lenders

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to California Small Businesses

COVID-19 Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources


Employee Resources

U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Summary of Latest Congressional Action on Coronavirus Response

OSHA - COVID-19 Safety and Health Standards, Control & Prevention 

U.S. Chamber - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Workplace Tips for Employees



Q: Some local business with "non essential" products offering drive-up pick-up. Is this allowed for all businesses or only officially sanctioned "essential" items/services?

A: Only those businesses listed as essential can continue to operate, all non-essential businesses should follow the Public Health Order.

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