Good news for our struggling small businesses!
Finance Minister Bill Morneau has announced that the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) program will be extended by one month to help eligible small businesses pay rent for August. All provinces and territories continue to participate in this initiative, in collaboration with the federal government.
Updated Resource: Modified Wage Subsidy Rules
This week the federal government passed legislation to expand and extend the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) program. Check out the CEWS program site for the latest information.
In addition, your Enderby & District Chamber of Commerce is available if you have any immediate needs for networking or procurement assistance, or moral support in this difficult time.
We will be hosting a webinar August 2nd at 3:30 to discuss the particulars of these extensions and ways to lobby for further assistance for the future. There are three spots left- reserve yours at firstname.lastname@example.org.