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Masks for Heroes Ct. Effort underway to Raise Money for Emergency Certified Equipment Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven Coordinating Statewide Effort

Posted on April 6, 2020 by jdooley


HARTFORD – In an effort to raise awareness and money to buy emergency certified equipment, specifically masks, a statewide program has been launched.

The grassroots partnership with the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven will distribute the Level 1, FDA approved masks to hospitals, first responders and other frontline emergency workers to combat the Covid-19 virus.

Approximately 500,000 of the masks have already been distributed throughout Connecticut, House Republican member

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Devlin: Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

Posted on April 2, 2020 by jdooley


The Paycheck Protection Program is a federal initiative providing forgivable loans. This program is aimed specifically at small businesses with 500 or fewer employees, including nonprofit entities (including churches), veterans’ organizations, tribal concerns, self-employed individuals, sole proprietorships and independent contractors. Businesses with more than 500 employees are eligible in certain industries.

The program has a total funding level of $349 billion and is administered by

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COVID-19: Resources for Businesses & Workers

Posted on March 30, 2020 by jdooley


State’s response to protect businesses
The impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on Connecticut businesses has been tremendous, and state government has taken has taken steps to assist business owners (and their employees) as they cope with this unexpected crisis. In addition to documents on various state and federal guidance, among the growing list of resources and information is: