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

Month: September 2020

Virtual Community Development Week: Sept. 30th – Oct. 8th

Join us for Community Development Week 2020! ALL VIRTUAL EVENTS – NO TRAVEL NEEDED September 30: Disaster on Main Street: Two floods & COVID Let’s take a walk down Ellicott City Main Street in Howard County. The old mill town was ravaged by deadly catastrophic flooding in 2016 and 2018. And now in 2020, their recovery has

Community Development Network: COVID-19 Updates

Mapping Neighborhoods where Low-income Renters Face Greatest Risk of Eviction A new tool developed by a team of Urban Institute researchers can help you prioritize the most vulnerable renters in the state as part of an equitable COVID-19 response. As the pandemic exacerbates the nation’s affordable housing and homelessness crises and widens racial disparities in

Updates from the Maryland Department of Commerce…

3 Tips for Networking Remotely as Business Development Moves Online – By Jim Ries, Offit Kurman. Networking online is new for many of us and it takes time to get it right. We are all learning to use new technology and proper etiquette while video chatting.  https://i95business.com/articles/content/3-tips-for-networking-remotely-during-the-stay-at-home-order-1478  If you like the article attend Jim’s webinar Tuesday to learn