As small businesses pivot in the pandemic, Epicenter and MMDC work to move with them

Originally published September 2, 2020. Feature photo by Andrew Breig By Jim Coleman, for High Ground News Small business owners across the country are struggling…

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City & County Release A Back-to-Business Framework for Memphis & Shelby County

Memphis—The City of Memphis, Shelby County Government, and the six suburban municipalities today announced a plan to get Shelby County residents safely back-to- business. “I’ve…

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CARES Act Relief – Where’s my (local) money? And, is more (local) help on the way?

While Congress works on more relief money, a report from Alignable and (casual) correspondence with local business owners reveal heartbreaking and potentially devastating challenges with…

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New Normal Virtual Summit: Conducting Business in the Shadow of COVID-19

On Tuesday, April 28, 2020, join Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris and Greater Memphis Chamber CEO Beverly Robertson for the New Normal: Conducting Business in the Shadow of COVID-19.…

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EDGE Launches NEED Grant for Small Inner City Businesses Affected by COVID-19

Announced this week, From the Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis and Shelby County: The coronavirus pandemic has adversely affected small businesses everywhere and especially…

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MidtownMemphis.Org launches Midtown Monday in support of small businesses

Starting today, April 6, MidtownMemphis.Org has launched #MidtownMonday in response to the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, and as “a movement to support…

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