BUSINESS REOPENING + RECOVERY

Reopening with Safe Sebastopol!

NEW!!! FINANCIAL RESOURCES FROM THE CITY!!!

  • City-Sponsored Loan Program

    • 0% Interest to borrower, all interest paid by the City of Sebastopol

    • No collateral or credit requirements, no fees or other charges

    • Payments deferred until April 1, 2021

    • 3-year terms for loans up to $5,000, 5-year terms for loans up to $10,000

    • DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE

    • Submit to SebBizLoan@cityofsebastopol.org before 5 p.m. Monday 9/28

    • For questions and application support email LoanSupport@CoMission.group

    • Limited to $150k total program funds, selected by lottery if overapplied​

  • Facade Improvement Program

    • The program will reimburse a property owner or tenant for 75% of new improvements up to $2,500. 

    • Eligible improvements include painting, new signage, awnings, landscaping, exterior lighting, and local permit fees.​

    • More info and application packet FOUND HERE

    • For info and questions contact Alan Montes, Associate Planner at (707) 823-6167 or  AMontes@cityofsebastopol.org

SAFETY AND REOPENING RESOURCES

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​Links to external support programs:

  • Small Business Development Center​​​

    • The SBDC provides free one-on-one business advising for general business assistance, application support for the different COVID-19 Relief Funding Programs, and a wealth of other free resources.​

  • North Coast SCORE

    • SCORE provides free business advice, low-cost workshops, business mentorship opportunities and other resources to entrepreneurs and small businesses.

  • Small Business Majority

    • A small business advocacy organization in support of public policy solutions and delivers information and resources to entrepreneurs.​

  • Legal Aid of Sonoma County

    • Legal Aid can help with employment questions, benefits questions, or any other legal issues related to the pandemic.​

  • Small Business Crisis Hotline

    • Weekly office hours will be led by experienced attorneys to help California businesses with 25 or fewer employees, as well as nonprofits, with government relief programs and other resources.

  • Working Solutions' COVID-19 Resource Guide​

    • A comprehensive list to grants, loans, webinars, and other resources for businesses struggling to deal with challenges associated with the pandemic.​

Missed the July 1st Safe Sebastopol Reopening Webinar?

No worries, you can always download and watch past webinars in our WEBINAR ARCHIVES!

ABOUT US

CoMission is a community-oriented organization dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals and improving the quality of life for communities. We create webs of local resilience to becoming a stronger and happier community while fostering and thriving together.

CONTACT

T: (707) 861-9674

E: Info@CoMission.Group

103 Morris Street, Suite A5,
Sebastopol, CA 95472,
United States

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