Website with resources, webinars, tips and peer exchange opportunities for those looking to help downtown districts through COVID19
Main Street America is a non-profit organization helping to revitalize commercial districts compiling existing resources, opportunities, and community response examples to help Main Street districts during this crisis.
Supporting small business through coronavirus: ideas from experts and leaders across NYC
Two dozen small business owners and small business experts provide recommendations on how city and state policymakers can help them survive this crisis for small business.
Resources for employees and downtown local businesses impacted by COVID-19
Edmonton’s Downtown BIA has compiled a list of resources for businesses impacted by the pandemic, as well as one for employees.
Saving Canada’s Main Streets From COVID-19.
Social distancing is devastating local small businesses and there’s not much time to save them. And the answer is not more debt.
Aid Local not-for-profit initiative helping Canadian small businesses during COVID-19
The website includes a map and directory of businesses that have gift cards for sale or are delivering during the COVID-19 pandemic, to give people a way to support them during this time. Supported by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce and the BBB of Southern Alberta.
Love for Local – New Brunswick is a Facebook site to support local businesses in NB during the COVID-19 pandemic
Looking to build a community of people who are looking to support local businesses during the COVID-19 Pandemic (@loveforlocal)
Camp Tech digital marketing webinars for main street businesses
Camp Tech is running a series of free digital marketing webinars as part of the Ontario Digital Main Street Initiative, which helps businesses achieve digital transformation. The program is built around an online learning platform, structured training programs, and a digital service squad, who help main street businesses grow and manage their business through the adoption of digital tools and technology.
Downtown Vancouver businesses move online
Dance, laugh, learn, work out, meditate and play with the Downtown Vancouver BIA’s new virtual events forum. Weekly listings!
Webinar on initiatives to help businesses mitigate impacts of COVID-19
Webinar outlining 12 initiatives to help businesses mitigate the effects of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic: for the travel and tourism industry, destination marketing organizations, downtown associations, downtown retail shops and restaurants throughout the United States and Canada.