GCVCC Newsletter
News for the Coachella Valley Business Community
SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Re-Opening
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced today that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers.
Additional Business Assistance Resources and Articles

California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant (Round 1 Deadline Today) HERE

CA GO-Biz, California Competes Tax Credits HERE
GCVCC Joins Organizations Across CA Sounding Alarm on Job Losses
The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce (GCVCC) joined organizations from across California urging Governor Newsom to address job losses being experienced from both the pandemic and businesses leaving the State.
American Advertising Awards - How Does Your Advertising Stack Up
Are you an advertiser in the Coachella Valley? Is your advertising award worthy? Enter the American Advertising Awards hosted by Desert AD FED and find out how your advertising stacks up against the competition! Learn more about the awards during this free digital Q&A on Jan. 14th, at 12PM.
Town Hall Meeting with Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco
The GCVCC is hosting a special digital town hall with Sheriff Chad Bianco. Sheriff Bianco will be providing an update on the Sheriff’s Department. The town hall will be held Thursday, January 14, at 11:00 AM. This event is free to attend. Please join us.
Chamber Connect - Network Like a Pro
Business lunch is power lunch – making friends and making deals! Chamber Connect is a digital networking experience held every Friday at 11:30 AM, lasting approximately one hour. There is no charge to attend. This weeks special guest speaker is Bob Marra, CEO of Marra Market Intelligence