Your Business

YOUR FIRST STOP FOR BUSINESS ASSISTANCE

City of Los Banos

Stacy Souza Elms, Community & Economic Development Director

Phone: (209) 827-2433 / Email: stacy.souza@losbanos.org

www.losbanos.org

New Operating Hours:

City Hall is closed to the public. For questions, call (209) 827-7000.

Los Banos Chamber of Commerce

Phone: (209) 826-2495 / Email: lbcofc@comcast.net

www.facebook.com/losbanoschamberofcommerce

Los Banos Downtown Association
Phone: (209) 710-9022 / Email: Sharon.lbdowntown@gmail.com

www.losbanosdowntown.org

 

Merced Small Business Development Center
Phone: (209) 228-3506 / Email: ucmsbdc@ucmerced.edu

ucmercedsbdc.com 

MANUFACTURING ASSISTANCE

 

California Manufacturing & Technology Association (CMTA)  

https://cmta.net/page/covid19.php

CMTA is surveying manufacturers on their capacity, needs and repurposing. They will relayconcerns to Gov. Gavin Newsom and his agency heads.

Updated employee poster for manufacturing breakrooms and facilities:

RESTAURANTS AND RETAIL ASSISTANCE

 

California Restaurant Association, Restaurant Relief 

https://www.calrest.org/coronavirus-resources#restaurantrelief

Guidelines and resources specific to the restaurant industry affected by the coronavirus.​

Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation 

https://www.restaurantworkerscf.org/news/2020/3/15/restaurant-workers-community-foundation-announces-the-formation-of-restaurant-workers-covid19-crisis-relief-fund

Relief for individual workers and zero-interest loans for restaurants

James Beard Foundation (food and beverage)

https://www.jamesbeard.org/relief

Launched a fund to provide micro-grants to independent food and beverage businesses in need.

Yelp (restaurants and nightlife)

https://blog.yelp.com/2020/03/coronavirus-relief-for-restaurants-and-bars?utm_source=news_blog&utm_medium=yelp_blog

$25M in relief, primarily focused on supporting independent local restaurant and nightlife businesses, in the form of waived advertising fees, and free advertising, products and services. These relief efforts are primarily available only to small, independently owned restaurant and nightlife. 

 

Kabbage (small businesses)

https://www.kabbage.com/helpsmallbusiness

Spearheading an initiative that allows small businesses to offer online gift certificates and connects them with consumers across the country. Through Kabbage Payments™, any business can sign up to sell gift certificates online, and anyone can purchase them to support participating small businesses.  

City of
Los Banos

www.losbanos.org
520 J Street
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 827-7000

Los Banos
Chamber of Commerce

facebook.com

932 6th Street
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-2495

Los Banos
Downtown Association

www.losbanosdowntown.org

907 Sixth Street
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 710-9022

City of Los Banos © 2020