Telephone Issues July 7th, 2021

Our telephone service provider has notified us that due to an accident damaging their infrastructure, we are currently unable to make or receive telephone calls at our offices. At this time, there is no estimated time for repair. Should you need to contact EGC staff, please see

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Important CHIRP Grant Update

The COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Grant Program is closed. We are in the process of notifying all grant awardees and providing grant contracts to be completed. All notifications to awardees are anticipated to be made by Tuesday, July 6th. Make sure you are checking your spam and/or

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CHIRP GRANT AWARDS DOUBLED!

Maximum award is now $40,000 rather than $20,000 All eligibility guidelines still need to be met If you have already applied you do not have to reapply for the increase All businesses wishing to received the grant must submit completed application via the web-based portal no later

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New: Grants for Venue Operators

Beginning April 8th, the Small Business Administration will open the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) Grant Program. Over $16 billion in grants will be available to live venue operators or promoters theatrical producers live performing arts organizations relevant museum operators, zoos, and aquariums motion picture theater operation

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CHIRP Grant Overview Video Series – Required Documents

Required Documents In the next installment of our CHIRP Grant Overview video series, Anthony Princeton, Coordinator of Forum for Workforce Development and George App, EGC Accountant, provide an overview of required documentation to assist you through the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program Grant application process. Additional topics

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CHIRP Grant Overview Video Series – Eligibility

Program Eligibility In the next installment of our CHIRP Grant Overview video series, Anthony Princeton, Coordinator of Forum for Workforce Development and George App, EGC Accountant, provide an overview of key eligibility items to assist you through the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program Grant application process. Additional

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