Initiatives of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce
The Maryland Chamber of Commerce has compiled resources to help keep our members and the Maryland business community informed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
On May 5, 2020, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Christine Ross announced the launch of the “ReNEW Maryland” initiative, a collection of policy proposals that will assist Maryland in overcoming the economic impact of COVID-19 and rebuilding its economy. ReNEW Maryland is the product of input provided by members of the Chamber’s COVID-19 Working Group and other stakeholders from across the state.
Safe Workplace: Best Practices and Baselines for Reopening Maryland
On April 28, 2020, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce unveiled “Safe Workplace: Best Practices and Baselines for Reopening Maryland,” a set of guidelines for employers as they begin to think about reopening in a safe and responsible way in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.
MDCC Advocacy Communications on Behalf of our Membership
The Maryland Chamber of Commerce has drafted and sent multiple communications in support of our advocacy efforts for the benefit of our members and businesses in the state during this time of crisis. For copies of those letters to use as reference or samples in your own outreach see below:
Maryland Chamber Foundation: COVID-19 Webinar Series
To view our recorded webinars, view the COVID-19 Webinar Series page, link located below.
Resources include: Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery, information for businesses from the Maryland Interagency, Maryland Business Relief Wizard, resources from the Maryland Department of Health, Maryland Unites, resources from the Maryland Small Business Resource Center (SBDC), state legislative resources, resources for rural businesses, and more.
Resources include: resources from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), updates on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) from the U.S. Department of Treasury, resources from NFIB, resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Resource Toolkit, federal legislative resources, resources for rural businesses, and more.
Resources include: preview of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce’s webinar playlist on YouTube, links to past recorded webinars in the COVID-19 webinar series, and more.
Resources include: Resources from Maryland Chamber of Commerce Members such as BGE, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, Johns Hopkins, The Maryland Bankers Association, and Shawe Rosenthal; resources from the World Health Organization; the McKinsey and Company Talent Exchange; resources from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM); and more.
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