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Attend the Small Business Virtual Town Hall

*Provided by the California Department of Insurance Please join California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara on Friday, April 17th at 10:00 a.m. for a Virtual Town Hall to discuss insurance issues for small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic emergency. With many businesses experiencing tremendous economic loss, the California Department of Insurance would like to inform and [...]

2020-04-15T13:36:58-07:00April 15th, 2020|CALED News|

Read from Camoin Associates Interesting Food Trends Developing & Tactics Communities Can Take to Support Food Innovation

*From Camoin Associates Where and what consumers eat is changing, and this is driving innovation in the retail food industry. Below we’ve compiled some of the interesting food trends we have seen in our work and experienced firsthand, followed by tactics that communities can take to support and encourage food innovation. Read full article here.

2020-02-19T08:51:18-08:00February 19th, 2020|CALED News, Econ Dev News|

USDA Distance Learning Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program was Announced

*Provided by the USDA Rural Development The Distance Learning and Telemedicine program helps rural communities use the unique capabilities of telecommunications to connect to each other and to the world, overcoming the effects of remoteness and low population density. For example, this program can link teachers and medical service providers in one area to students [...]

2020-02-12T13:12:17-08:00February 12th, 2020|CALED News, Econ Dev News|

USDA Accepting Rural Business Development Grant Applications – Due Mar. 13

What does this program do? This program is designed to provide technical assistance and training for small rural businesses. Small means that the business has fewer than 50 new workers and less than $1 million in gross revenue.   What is an eligible area? Rural Business Development Grant money must be used for projects that [...]

2020-01-15T13:30:57-08:00January 15th, 2020|CALED News, Econ Dev News|