April 21, 2021
Anaheim First - Dine Drink Shop Local Program

Anaheim businesses need your support on the road to recovery and ANAHEI'M FIRST wants to reward you for your order. Just Pic Your Favorite Spot, redeem a great deal, then snap a photo (your food, drinks, location, etc.) and share to our Facebook or Instagram feed. Make sure your account is “public” so we can see it.

Snap!, it’s that easy. Start now - check out all the great specials and savings.

Now through April 30, redeem deals and enter as often as you like to help your chances of winning and support OUR local businesses!

Visit the ANAHEI'M FIRST Facebook or Instagram page for more details.

*Offers subject to change. Visit deals.anaheimfirst.com to see current deals and details.
News and Events
Government Affairs Meeting with
Orange County District Attorney, Todd Spitzer
Join the Anaheim Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee as we welcome our special guest speaker Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer who will provide an update on public safety.
Right of Recall for Laid-Off Employees in Certain Industries
On Friday, Governor Gavin Newsom signed SB 93 into law (with an urgency clause causing it to take effect immediately), which requires the right of recall for laid-off employees in certain industries. The employers in these industries must offer laid-off employees the opportunity to be rehired when opening a position. SB 93 applies to most hotels, large event centers, all airport services, all airport hospitality, some types of private clubs, and janitorial, maintenance, and security services at commercial property buildings. SB 93 will remain in effect until December 31, 2024.
July 4th Event Returns
As previously announced by the Anaheim Hills Community Council, work is now underway to plan the return of our July 4th celebration and Fireworks at Peralta Park.

Stay tuned for updates and other information.
Restaurant Revitalization Fund
The U.S. Restaurant Revitalization Fund aims to provide restaurants with funds equal to their pandemic-related revenue loss. Recipients are not required to repay anything as long as funds are used no later than March 11, 2023. The U.S. Small Business Administration will administer funds to small restaurants that the pandemic has hit the hardest. For more information or details on eligibility requirements, click here
Business Resources
Overview of CA Tax Structure
CalTAX released its California Tax Facts report with helpful stats for taxpayers, businesses, and elected leaders. Businesses pay more than two-thirds of the total property tax burden, at 67.05% in the 2019-20 assessment period (homeowners account for the remaining 32.95%). Businesses' share of property taxes is up from 63.35% two years earlier and is almost 9% higher than immediately after passage of Proposition 13 (the tax reform measure of 1978).  
Anaheim Public Utilities' Emergency Small Business Assistance
Anaheim Public Utilities aims to support small businesses and non-profits through electric bill credits. Businesses that meet the eligibility criteria could qualify for up to $1,000 in credits. Applications will be accepted until April 30.
Member Spotlight
The Gateaux Shoppe
The Gateaux Shoppe specializes in all sorts of pastries and desserts along with custom cakes. If you have a unique idea for your cake or dessert table, they are more than happy to elevate your design to make it your very own style.

Food Network Winners of: "Winner Cake All"


The Clubhouse at Anaheim Hills Golf Course
After a long year, they are so excited to announce that their Scorecard Bar & Grille is OPEN. Scorecard Bar & Grille will have seating indoors and outdoors with a 25% capacity.

They are so excited and can’t wait to have the pleasure of serving you all!

Visit Anaheim
Staycation with a Dose of Magic
50+ All New Exclusive Anaheim Hotel Offers
Celebrate the return of magic at the Disneyland®Resort and quench your wanderlust with a local vacation plus an extra sprinkle of delight.

For a limited time, receive one (1) free limited-edition Disneyland® Resort Castle Stainless Steel Water Bottle with a qualified stay at the Anaheim area hotels below. Reminisce the magical memories from The Happiest Place on Earth with each sip from this elegant, gold-dipped keepsake.

In addition, hotels are also offering premium deals that range from up to 20% off your stay, free Wi-Fi, up to $50 gift card credit, and more. Choose from a large selection of hotels and resorts as you eat, stay, and play at the Disneyland® Resort, reopening on April 30, 2021, to California residents.

*Promotion available while supplies last
SBA Resources
Don't Miss Out! Register for the Women-Owned Small Business
Certification Webinar on May 19th.
The SBA Orange County/Inland Empire District Office will be conducting a webinar focused on the benefits and application process of the SBA's Federal Certification Programs.
Learn More About The PPP, PPP Forgiveness, SVOG Application Guidance, EIDL, & Targeted EIDL Advance!
The SBA’s Orange County / Inland Empire District office, in collaboration with SCORE, invites you to join us to learn more about the PPP forgiveness process. We’ll discuss the latest guidance, eligibility, safe harbor rules, how to calculate your forgiveness amount, and form requirements. We will also conduct a Q&A session for attendees.
Please Join Us

April 22: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST

April 27: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST
Small Business Administration
Member Discounts
Office Depot And OfficeMax

Our members can save up to 55% off every time they shop Office Depot. That means they get more of what they need and love, for a lot less! Make sure you're signed up to take advantage of this incredible program, too. Your Mobile Member Code is AnaheimCard OR text the code to 844-446-6358 to receive the card on your phone.
UPS Discounts

Anaheim Chamber of Commerce is proud to bring you valuable discounts on the products and services you need. Make the most out of your membership and take advantage of competitive rates on UPS shipping services. Plus, with the UPS one-driver advantage and more than 60,000 drop off points, there's no need to sort your air and ground shipments.