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Check here for the latest news from our member businesses, events and updates from the Athens Chamber, and to learn more about the community that we love to serve: Athens, Ohio.

 


 

Small Business Relief Grants

Applications OPEN NOVEMBER 2, 2020

DO NOT DELAY this is “First Come-First Serve”

For BUSINESSES with 1-25 Employees – Full Eligibility Requirements, Use of Funds, Application Process at: https://businesshelp.ohio.gov/small-business-relief-grant.html

NOTE: Failure to Complete Applications AND attached ALL REQUIRED Documents will ...
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AUBA Uptown Trick-or-Treat canceled

Athens Uptown Business Association has canceled their annual Uptown Trick-or-Treat due to the ongoing concern of the Coronavirus pandemic. We are saddened to cancel this event, however, the safety of our citizen’s big or small is our main concern. ...
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Women’s Summit Announced

The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to host the 4th Annual Athens Area Women’s Summit on Friday, October 23, 2020 streaming live from Stuart’s Opera House. This half-day virtual conference has been thoughtfully designed to inspire and ...
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PPE Toolkit Available

As Ohio continues its phased reopening, The Athens County Economic Development Council & Athens Area Chamber of Commerce are distributing PPE Safety Toolkits via a JobsOhio and OhioSE initiative to help ensure that small businesses are equipped to stay ...
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Welcome New Members!

This July, three businesses were added to the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce. Please join all of us in welcoming Farmer’s Insurance – Rick Mayle Agency, Collins Realty & Auctions, and RHF Extinguishers.

ODJFS Return to Work Guidelines

During this unprecedented time, many employers have been forced to lay off employees, in response to stay-at-home orders, social distancing restrictions, lack of available work, and concerns about contracting COVID-19. In response, the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic ...
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COVID News

Stay up to date on all current news as it relates to COVID-19. We are working to keep it organized in a way that streamlines information. Here you’ll find information in the top three topics of importance; funding, employment, ...
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Business Reopening Guidelines

As Athens businesses begin to look forward to reopening, safety should be a priority. To assist with that, local business and health leaders have issued guidelines for businesses to follow.

Joint Statement Athens Reopening Guidelines 05.01.20

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Ohio Begins Implementing New Federal Unemployment Programs- Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)

COLUMBUS, OHIO – Starting on Friday, April 24, Ohioans who are unemployed as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic but who don’t qualify for regular unemployment benefits can begin pre-registering for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), a new federal ...
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Self Employed Unemployment Benefits

Ohio Begins Implementing New Federal Unemployment Programs

COLUMBUS, OHIO – Starting on Friday, April 24, Ohioans who are unemployed as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic but who don’t qualify for regular unemployment benefits can begin pre-registering for Pandemic ...
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