New Grants from California’s New COVID Fund

New $500 million state COVID relief grants program includes nonprofits – details below! On November 30, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a new $500 million program, the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, to provide grants of up to $25,000 to small businesses and nonprofits in California.  Nonprofits in either 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) categories with yearly…

New $500 million state COVID relief grants program includes nonprofits – details below

On November 30, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a new $500 million program, the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, to provide grants of up to $25,000 to small businesses and nonprofits in California. Nonprofits in either 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) categories with yearly gross revenues of $2.5 million or less will be eligible for a…

Placer County Board of Supervisors extend Placer Shares Impact Grants funding for businesses

Published on Dec. 1, 2020 The Placer County Board of Supervisors today authorized an additional $2 million in Placer Shares Impact Grants to support businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. To date, the county has allocated $16 million in grant funding in order to assist struggling businesses and nonprofits. “With these additional funds, our goal…

State Issues Limited Stay at Home Order to Slow Spread of COVID-19

Non-essential businesses and personal gatherings are prohibited between 10 PM and 5 AM beginning Saturday, November 21 at 10 PM SACRAMENTO – In light of an unprecedented, rapid rise in COVID-19 cases across California, Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced a limited Stay at Home Order requiring generally that non-essential work,…

Governor Newsom Announces New Immediate Actions to Curb COVID-19 Transmission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Governor’s Press Office Monday, November 16, 2020 (916) 445-4571 Governor Newsom Announces New Immediate Actions to Curb COVID-19 Transmission New actions include pulling an emergency brake in the Blueprint for a Safer Economy and strengthening face covering mandate   Vast majority of counties are in the most restrictive tier starting tomorrow…

North Lake Tahoe Launches Takeout Tahoe to Support and Promote Regional Restaurants

TAKEOUT TAHOE SUPPORTS REGIONAL RESTAURANTS As cooler temperatures and capacity limitations impact restaurant operations, the North Tahoe destination offers critical support to local dining establishments.The North Lake Tahoe Resort Association (NLTRA) recently launched Takeout Tahoe, an initiative to support and promote local restaurants through fall, winter and beyond. The campaign includes a downloadable guide to…

Happy Holidays 2020

HAPPY HOLIDAYS Placer County Public Health shares COVID-19 safety tips ahead of holidays As the holiday season approaches, many are wondering how to safely celebrate in the time of COVID-19. Pending forthcoming additional state guidance, Placer County Public Health is sharing some tips to help community members start thinking about ways to connect during this…