The Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber Presents the Carpinteria State of the City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 18, 2021   CONTACT: Kristen Miller, President/CEO Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber of Commerce Phone: 805.967.2500  Ext. 108 Email: Kristen@sbscchamber.com     _______________________________________________________________________ The Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber Presents the Carpinteria State of the City The Santa…

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Chamber encouraging businesses to sign up for second round of COVID-19 relief grants

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California is allowing small businesses to signup for a second round of small business grant relief. The grants are to help businesses with losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The second round of California Small Businesses COVID-19 Relief Grants opened Tuesday, February 2. The application window closes at 6 p.m. PST Monday, February 8. Businesses will be notified if they are approved or denied between February 11 and 18.

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit California’s Central and South Coasts hard.

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Chamber Launches Roadmap to Recovery Plan

Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber of Commerce Launches Roadmap to Recovery Plan
that Supports Safe and Continuous Business Operations
Actionable Plan Includes Industry Recommendation, Timelines, and Metrics

Amid the biggest public health crisis and resulting economic devastation to our local economy the Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber of Commerce (SBSCC) has worked closely with government leaders, public health officials, residents, parents, and the business community to respond to, and understand, COVID-19 guidelines. In the course of almost a year, the request from the business community has been to have a clear and actionable plan that supports continuous and safe business operations. The Roadmap to Recovery is the culmination of months of industry specific focus groups and results in a plan of action for our members and the business community that allows businesses to operate with the utmost safety.

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Tri-County Chamber Alliance Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 3, 2021

CONTACT:
Kristen Miller, President/CEO
Santa Barbara South Coast Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 805.967.2500       Ext. 108
Email: Kristen@sbscchamber.com         

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Tri-County Chamber Alliance

The Chambers of Commerce Alliance of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties recently voted to create a new Tri-County Chamber Alliance. The newly formed Alliance will initially include thirteen Chambers of Commerce throughout Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo counties.   Glenn Morris, current Alliance Chair and President/CEO of the Santa Maria Valley Chamber said, “We’re thrilled to expand the Alliance to include the three Central Coast counties.   We share markets, labor sheds, and culture, so it was a natural extension to share advocacy efforts as well.”

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