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Networking & Social Events

Java with JLink first Thursdays
JLink Happy Hour Third Thursdays

Reopening Your Business

MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Development Safely Returning to Work Hub

Guidance on Reopening Businesses

FAQs for Businesses

Employer Preparedness Plan requirements checklist

COVID-19 Preparedness Plan template and instructions

MN OSHA compliance information

Request a Free Workplace Safety Consultation

OSHA Guidance for Cloth Face Coverings in the Workplace

MN Dept. of Health guidelines for Businesses and Employers

CDC Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Prepare your Small Business and Employees

Worker Safety and Support

Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facility

US Chamber of Commerce Ready to Reopen Playbook

Pandemic Manual for Facility Management Professionals

MN Symptom Screener: A web-based tool that allows businesses to enter non-personal health information to help make a determination about someone entering their facility.

MN Retailers Association Resources for Retailers

Best Practices for Retail Food Stores, Restaurants, and Food Pick-Up/Delivery Services (FDA)

Information for Child Care Providers

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Financial Relief Resources

Minnesota Small Business Relief Grants (applications due 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 2)

Hennepin County Small Business Relief Program

Self-employed entrepreneurs and business owners with no additional employees can apply for grants of $1,500 up to $3,000 starting Tuesday, May 19 at noon and ending May 26.

Small Business/Nonprofit Rebuilding The Midway and City of St. Paul from the We Love St. Paul & Midway Fund

MN Unemployment information for self-employed people and independent contractors

Shared Work alternative to layoff

IRS Tax Relief for Businesses and Tax-Exempt Entities

Employee Retention Credit; Paid Leave for Workers and Tax Credits; Online Tax Help; Filing and Payment Deadline Extended to July 15

U.S. Small Business Association

Paycheck Protection Program (resumed April 27)

Economic Injury Disaster Loans for agricultural business owners

Express Bridge Loans

Enables small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 quickly

Debt Relief

Business for All Grants to help small businesses in crisis

LISC Small Business Relief Grants

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Resources for Entrepreneurs

JLink™ Jewish Professionals Community

Resources for businesses and workers (Hennepin County)

Business Technical Assistance Program (BTAP) Resources for Small Business (Minneapolis)

Metropolitan Economic Development Association (Minneapolis)

Neighborhood Development Center (St. Paul)

St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce (St. Paul)

Forge North (Twin Cities)

Hmong American Partnership (Twin Cities)

Impact Hub MSP (Twin Cities)

Women Venture (Twin Cities)

Washington County Community Development Association (Washington County)

gener8tor Emergency Response Program (Statewide)

Launch Minnesota (Statewide)

LegalCORPS (Statewide)

Minnesota Chamber of Commerce (Statewide)

Minnesota Technology Association (Statewide)

Freelance Artist Resource (National)

Banks and credit card issuers offering customer assistance

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Resources for Workers

JFCS Career Services

MN Unemployment information for workers

MN DEED Safely Returning to Work hub

Additional Resources

Worker protections related to COVID-19

File a workplace safety/health complaint

AFL-CIO Resources for Workers Impacted by COVID-19

Resources for Unemployed and Frontline Workers from National Employment Law Project

COVID-19 Response Training

Job Searching

JLink Job Board & Networking Group

Career Hub Job Board from Leading Edge & JPRO

Companies that are hiring in Minnesota

Dakota County Job Search Assistance

Education Minnesota Job Resources

Hired Employment Services & Dislocated Worker Program

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal Job Board

Minnesota Careers

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Job Board

Minnesota Works

Pollen Job Board

Ramsey County Employment Assistance & Companies Currently Hiring

RISE: A Real Lift for Out of Work Jewish Community Professionals

Springboard for the Arts Job Board

Star Tribune Job Board

tech.mn Job Board

5 tips for finding work during the COVID-19 pandemic (PBS)

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