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Resources for Employees of California Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

About this event

As new developments continue to unfold around the spread of COVID-19, many small business owners have questions about how closures will impact their business and employees long term.

Small Business Majority, the Employment Development Department (EDD), the Orange County/Inland Empire SBDC Network and the Silicon Valley SBDC invite you to attend a statewide webinar covering updates and resources for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Learn what information to share with your employees and state programs that can help them during these challenging times.

Topics of discussion:

  • How to apply for unemployment insurance work-sharing programs 
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) eligibility
  • Healthcare updates for MediCal and Covered California
  • An overview of California’s Paid Family Leave program, which is accessible to workers affected by COVID-19
  • Funds for employees in high-impact industries across the state
  • Additional resources, Q&A

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Bianca Blomquist Northern California Outreach Manager/California Policy & Engagement Manager @ Small Business Majority

  • Team member
    Small Business Majority

    Small Business Majority is a national small business advocacy organization, founded and run by small business owners to ensure America's entrepreneurs are a key part of a thriving and inclusive economy.

  • Guest speaker
    Eric Gatica Staff Services Manager, Unemployment Insurance Branch @ Employment Development Department (EDD)

    With over 13 years of experience working for the Employment Development Department, Eric has spent all of those years working in the Unemployment Insurance (UI) program.

  • Guest speaker
    Michael Daniel Regional Director @ Orange County / Inland Empire SBDC Network

Small Business Majority