PGE Drive Change Fund: Electrifying New Grant Opens July 1

Electrifying New Grant Opens July 1: PGE Drive Change Fund By Kathy Bazan, BRC Consultant BRCConsultant@tualatinchamber.com June 24, 2020   PRINTABLE PDF I. Drive Change Fund: portlandgeneral.com/drivechange Currently, 40% of Oregon’s greenhouse gas emissions come from gas powered vehicles. To drive the change to electric vehicles (EV), Portland General Electric is funding $2.25 million of […]

Member Highlight: Chrysalis HR LLC

Tell me about how your business got started. Chrysalis HR was sparked by a dream and made into reality in November of 2018. This is when Donna Capodacqua made the decision to exit the corporate world and begin a new career path rooted in her passion for helping others. For 20 years Donna had been […]

Member Highlight: Family Matters In-Home Care

Tell me about how your business got started. Grown from one woman’s passion for caregiving and lead by strong family values with a mind for business, Family Matters In-Home Care has been serving communities on the west coast since 2002. Carol Pardue-Spears started her company with a mission; to provide compassionate, quality, in-home care that […]

Joint Statement Regarding Enactment of the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act

Joint Statement by SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin Regarding Enactment of the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act   WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin issued the following statement today following the enactment of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act: “We want […]

IRS NEWS FOR BUSINESS – JUNE 2020

►UPCOMING WEBINARS Please check Webinars for Small Businesses for updates. ►SCAM ALERT Watch out for scams related to Economic Impact Payments The IRS urges taxpayers to be on the lookout for scams related to the Economic Impact Payments. To use the new app or get information, taxpayers should visit IRS.gov. People should watch out for […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Washington County funds Business Recovery Centers

Washington County funds Business Recovery Centers About $500,000 to fund four Business Recovery Centers was approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday [June 2]. The Business Recovery Centers are being managed and staffed in partnership with Adelante Mujeres, Beaverton Chamber of Commerce, Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce and Tualatin Chamber of Commerce. The […]