Category Archives: Member News

Chamber Update: April Chamber Events Cancelled/Postponed

Martinsburg Berkeley Chamber of Commerce Dear Members of the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce, We continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely and are working to ensure that we share and connect you to resources as they become available. The anticipated stimulus plan vote that is to take place today...
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SBA Updates Criteria on States for Requesting Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

SBA Updates Criteria on States for Requesting Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

WASHINGTON – Today, as part of the Trump Administration’s aggressive, whole-of-government efforts to combat the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) and minimize economic disruption to the nation’s 30 million small businesses, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza issued revised...
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SBA Seeking Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19

The Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act 2020 (H.R. 6074) expanded the Small Business Act’s definition of a disaster to include Coronavirus (COVID-19). As a result, the SBA will be able to provide Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDLs) under a Governor’s Certification Disaster Declaration. In order for...
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Chamber Events Cancelled through end of March 2020

Dear Members: Board Members and staff of the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce have been closely monitoring developments in the worldwide spread of COVID-19.  After reviewing available public health information and carefully considering the impact that public events may have on the spread of this disease, we have made the difficult decision...
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2020 Eastern Panhandle Home Show Postponed

2020 Eastern Panhandle Home Show Postponed
 
  The Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association, after careful consideration for everyone involved, has made the decision to postpone the 2020 Home Show until further notice due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus Outbreak. The current recommendation from the State Health Department (via the Berkeley-Morgan County Health Department) is... Read more