Business & Community Resources
The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is committed to supporting businesses and community members throughout the COVID-19 outbreak. This page will provide resources to help connect people with important information and resources regarding COVID-19.
Every Wednesday around noon, the RRC will host a Member Conference Call to share the latest developments on COVID-19 resources for businesses, along with updates on Chamber functions. Join our Member Conference Calls from your phone or computer by using the information below.
Member Conference Call Login
- Dial-in number (US): (515) 606-5408
- Access code: 102050#
- Join the online meeting: https://join.freeconferencecall.com/rochesterregionalchamber
- Online meeting ID: rochesterregionalchamber
For additional assistance connecting to the meeting text "Help" to the Dial-In number above. Message and data rates may apply.
- April 1 at 12:05 pm - Sponsored by Chief Financial Credit Union
This call will feature Tom Dluzen, CEO of Chief Financial Credit Union, who will provide an update on SBA loans, particularly 7a loans. Tom currently serves as Secretary on the Chamber's Board of Directors and we appreciate his expertise and guidance.
- April 8 at 12:05 pm - Sponsored by Shelton Buick GMC
This call will feature Russ Shelton, President & CEO of Shelton Buick GMC, who will share advice on how to survive an economic crisis, drawing from his experience of the 2008 recession. We are grateful for his support and partnership throughout the years.
Last Week's Recorded Webinar:
- Wednesday, March 25 at 12:05 pm Webinar: https://fccdl.in/qlM36teoGf
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan
Find more information on the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans at: SBA.gov/Disaster.
The SBA will work directly with state Governors to provide targeted, low-interest loans to small businesses and non-profits that have been severely impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides small businesses with working capital loans of up to $2 million that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.
Chamber Partners Offer Covid-19 Help
Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital
More news to come!
Local Government Resources
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Michigan Volunteer Website
Gov. Whitmer and MDHHS launched a new volunteer website, www.michigan.gov/fightcovid19, where trained medical professionals can register to serve their fellow Michiganders by assisting hospitals in fighting COVID-19. Other state residents also can use the site to find out how they can help in their local communities, give blood, donate money or needed medical supplies, or assist public health officials in tracking infections.
- Consolidating Information
- Community Needs Database
- Finding Volunteers & Resources
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City of Rochester Hills - Community Assistance Volunteers / Resource Form
The City of Rochester Hills will be placing check-in phone calls to seniors during the COVID-19 public health emergency. As we live in this unprecedented time, we want to do what we can to assist.
If you are able to help in any way by donating food, water, or supplies, delivering necessary supplies to individuals in need, or anything else please visit the link below:
Other Community Resources
As part of DTE Energy’s commitment to serving its’ customers, our number one priority is the health and safety of our employees and customers. We make every effort, every day, to ensure we deliver reliable energy to our more than 3 million customers. And we have well-established processes that provide financial assistance to hundreds of thousands of customers who, at times, need help to ensure their energy delivery is uninterrupted.
To learn more about how we are serving our customers, please see the attached flyer, and share it with those you serve.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same.