In the wake of the Black Live Matter movement and the disproportionate impact of Black-owned businesses due to historical discriminatory practices and COVID-19, multiple banks and foundations have created, Together We Thrive: Black Business Network.
With the change in seasons, New York City is offering several new options to allow diners to visit their favorite restaurants safely. Starting September 30th, restaurants throughout the city will be allowed to offer indoor dining at 25% capacity, provided they meet certain guidelines to maximize social distancing.
Your one-stop shop for business resources, including government relief programs, private grant and loan programs, sources of legal and financial advice, guidance for best practices, recorded webinars and more.
As many Village merchants have to close their doors due to the COVID-19 crisis, show your support in donating to these crowdfunding initiatives.
As your local Business Improvement District, Village Alliance has composed a list of links that you may find helpful during these times of uncertainty.
Things have certainly not been business as usual in the month of March as COVID-19 has spread across the New York tri-state area, the country and the world. While we had more businesses open in the district from January to mid-March than usual, things ground to a near halt with the Governor's order to put the state on pause.
Our local businesses are what make our neighborhood a fun and exciting place to live, work and play. In this time of uncertainty, we are asking you to support your local Greenwich Village businesses.
Attention all entrepreneurs and innovators---November is your month! Celebrate National Entrepreneurship Month by checking out these incredible events provided to you by NYC Small Business Services, Women.nyc, Small Business Saturday and more.
Whether you already own and manage a thriving small business in Greenwich Village, or are considering the exciting prospect of opening your own business, Pace University offer free classes to help equip you with the essential knowledge needed for success.
The free classes feature subjects ranging from developing sales projections to commercial lease negotiation to the different ways in which a business entity may be legally formed.
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The Village Alliance, as part of its Business Assistance Program, recently published four best practice examples for commercial property owners seeking new tenants, and temporary space activations.