Serving the Southern Maryland Tri-County Area
Southern Maryland Minority Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Month: August 2020

Community Development Network of Maryland Updates

August 13, 2020 RE: CDN Membership Renewal Dear Members and Colleagues: This is an unprecedented time in our state’s and nation’s history. The impact of COVID-19 took us all by surprise and is not letting up. All of you have been adapting to serve your communities the best way possible. CDN has been working hard

USDA: Help for Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19

August 28, 2020- USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Rural Development will keep our customers, partners and stakeholders continuously updated as more actions are taken to better serve rural America. Read the full stakeholder announcement here.

Online Grant Writing Workshop September 10th 2020

Valerie Mann, Author of Getting Your Share of the Pie-The Complete Guide to Finding Grants (Praeger, 2010) Offers Online Grant Search Class on 9/10/2020. The class will be held from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET   Ms. Mann has given webinars for the Grant Professionals Association (GPA), an international association committed to educating grant

Quarterly Business Roundtable – Wednesday, September 16th

Virtual Quarterly Business Roundtable Please join us for our virtual Quarterly Business Roundtable on Wednesday, September 16, 8:30 – 9:30 am. This is a great opportunity for your business to get the inside scoop on what is happening in Charles County and learn about the Economic Development Department’s response to the COVID-19 crisis. From the start

Facebook Small Business Grants for Black-Owned Businesses

The grants program is a part of Facebook’s overall commitment to invest $100 million this year in the Black community. In order to apply and receive a grant from Facebook, your business must meet the following criteria: Be a majority Black-owned for-profit business Be legally registered in a US State or the District of Columbia

Task Force Info & Updates

Shared by Co-Chair Commissioner Coates: IMPORTANT RENT RELIEF OPPORTUNITY FOR CERTAIN CHARLES COUNTY RESIDENTS Attention all Residents and Property Management Companies of the Following Properties: Charles Landing South Waldorf Astor Headen House Huntington Apartments Victory Brookside Lakeside Apartments Adams Crossing Apartments III Adams Crossing II Victoria Park Jaycees Senior Housing The Maples LaPlata Manor Brookside