Businesses of all sizes, most private nonprofit organizations, homeowners and renters may apply for SBA federal disaster loans to repair or replace disaster-damaged property caused by the civil unrest that began May 26, 2020. SBA can also lend additional funds to help with the cost of improvements to protect, prevent or minimize the same type of disaster damage from occurring in the future. The deadline to apply is September 16, 2020.
Starting tomorrow, trained Census staff are conducting surveys and collecting information at interim housing sites, meal sites, and outdoor locations across the region. Visits to interim housing sites are pre-scheduled – if you have not heard from a local Census office, please refer to the information below. The enumeration of encampments and other outdoor locations, also known as Targeted Non-Sheltered Outdoor Locations (TNSOL), begins the evening of Wednesday, September 23 and runs the following day.Read more
Leading employment marketplace ZipRecruiter® (www.ziprecruiter.com) is partnering with Hire LA’s Youth, the City of Los Angeles’s signature youth employment program, to prepare youth for careers and help them navigate the job market. Under the partnership, each program participant will be paid to spend 10 hours on a specialized page, ZipRecruiter.com/HireLAYouth, creating a profile and applying for jobs after receiving online job search training.Read more
The LA Regional COVID-19 Recovery Fund has started round 6 of its grant applications!
Through the Federal CARES Act, Los Angeles County is dedicating $100 million to assist renters and landlords.Read more
Join CNM for a free virtual Lunch & Learn where Regina Birdsell, CNM's CEO and president along with CNM Strategist Christine Newkirk will share the results of their 2020 Sector Snapshot Summer Update.Read more
SoCalGas and Goodwill Southern California Team Up to Bring Customers Easy Ways to Save Money and Energy
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) announced it is working with Goodwill Southern California to promote its energy efficiency and money-saving programs for qualifying customers. The Energy Savings Assistance (ESA) program and the California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) bill discount program help customers save money on their SoCalGas bill while also helping to improve the safety and comfort of their homes. SoCalGas will publicize the programs with banners, flyers, and applications at all participating Goodwill stores in its service territory beginning this month.Read more