COVID-19 INFO

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Business hasn't stopped and your chamber hasn't either! COVID is affecting everyone and we want to do all that we can to help you. How can the chamber help you? Fill out our COVID-19 Business Impact Survey by clicking HERE

 


 

 


Hurting financially? Check out these loans! 

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP): Go to your bank and follow thier procedures. Download this sample application from the Treasury Department

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL): Go to Disasterloan.sba.gov or call (800) 659 - 2955 for more information. Fill out and submit the online loan application which will ask for information similar to this SBA Form 5, Form 5C for sole proprietor and supporting documents SBA Form P-109.

Harris County COVID-19 Forgivable Loan Program: Click here for more information.

  • Up to $25,000 
  • 0% interest 
  • 5-year terms 
  • Grace period for 3 months

United Community Credit Union Emergency Relief Loan: unitedccu.com 

  • 90 days no pay
  • As low as 6.99%
  • Up to $2,500 loan

COVID-19 Testing

 Free Testing! Register online, take the self assessment and choose a location. Visit www.readyharris.org | www.hcphtx.org or call 832-927-7575. 

  • Mobile locations for the week of May 26-30, Tuesday - Saturday are:
  • Christia Adair Park: 15107 Cullen Blvd, Houston, TX 77047
  • Bay Area Community Center: 5002 E NASA Pkwy, Seabrook, TX 77586
  • Bear Creek Park: 3505 War Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77084
  • Mangum-Howell Community Center: 2500 Frick Rd, Houston, TX 77038

*Mobile sites are open Tuesday - Saturday this week and Baytown and Katy sites are open Tuesday - Sunday. It takes 3-5 days to process the tests and receive your results. 

More testing:

Walgreens

  •  Starting Friday, April 17, 2020 Walgreens in City of Pasadena and City of Houston will offer drive thru testing between the hours of 9am - 5pm, 7 days a week unless severe weather or unforeseen circumstances. 
  • Up to 200 people per day can get tested.
  • Tests will be free for people who meet the criteria established by the CDC for testing.
  • MUST REGISTER and secure an appointment in advance. To get tested you will take an online screening questionnare available via the link on ReadyHarris.org or the Walgreens website or app at https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/covid19/testing?ban=covid_testing
  • If eligible, you’ll receive an e-mail and be directed to the testing location and asked to follow instructions -remain in your car with the window rolled up.
  • Will receive results within 24hrs.
Harris County Sites Screening Tools: https://checkforcorona.com/harris-county#/welcome 

Special offers and contest giveaways!

Shell Federal Credit Union Giveaway: http://www.shellfcu.org/giveaway/giftcardgiveawa 

Giving away $6,000 in $100 grocery gift cards to help our community during these difficult times. Enter below to win one of 60 H-E-B gift cards. Entries must be submitted by 9 AM on Monday, April 20th to qualify. For complete details visit the link below. Remember, at Shell FCU, you are always Welcome Home!

United Community Credit Union Skip Loan Payment (Members only): https://www.unitedccu.com/ 

Take Care Program for first responders: Get 50% off qualified loan rate. For more information visit https://www.unitedccu.com/Promotions/Take-Care-Discount?utm_source=ncacoc&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=takecare | *Offer ends May 31, 2020. 

State Farm - Barry Hoskins: Good Neighbor Relief Program

Customers with auto policies in force between March 20 and May 31 will receive on average a 25% policy credit (no policyholder action needed). That’s 2 billion dollars in customer savings! Now more than ever – being a Good Neighbor means everything.