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Everyone is welcome here
At this time we would also like to invite any and all merchants, services, artists that are not a 7th Avenue storefront shop or represented by the 5th Avenue BID, or are home based and serving Park Slope, to log in and create their account for the 2020 year.
Current List of Open Businesses
To find out if your favorite business or eatery is currently open or delivering, you can view our up to date list here.
Compiled jointly with the Park Slope Civic Council’s Small Business
NYC Covid Relief
There are two offers for small businesses in NYC. We know they are not ideal at this stage but we have been assured the program is being looked at over time.
Small businesses with fewer than 5 employees a grant to cover 40% of payroll costs for two months to help retain employees. You will need to demonstrate a reduction of 25% in revenue over the previous two months to those same two months in 2019. The applications are rolling so you can apply at anytime when you can show a drop in revenue. The applications are now live.
Businesses with under 100 employees
Businesses with between 5-99 employees who have seen sales decreases of 25% or more will be eligible for zero interest loans of up to $75,000 to help mitigate losses in profit. Going live next week but fill out this interest form and you will get the application when it goes live.
Business Interruption Insurance
The State is talking with insurance companies to adjust coverage to include damage and losses related to Covid-19. Stay tuned.