What is Recovery Lancaster?
What began as a collaborative effort by the Lancaster Chamber, the Economic Development Company, and the County of Lancaster to develop an economic recovery plan for our County, has now grown to include over 120 volunteers, a robust PPE distribution plan, funding opportunities, public health tips, and more.
Here is your quick guide to what you can find on RecoveryLancaster.com for you and your business.
1. Funding Options
We want to be a resource for you regarding funding and grant opportunities.
Through the CARES Act, we are offering grants for small businesses. Phase 1 is complete, but keep following the resource page for more information on future phases and sign-up for our newsletter to stay up-to-date.
We are also providing a hub of other funding opportunities from the State and Federal levels for you to explore as possible options for your business.
2. Free COVID-19 Kits
If you are based in Lancaster County with 100 employees or fewer, your business qualifies to receive a free COVID-19 Supply Kit! Here are the details:
- The kit is absolutely free!
- Each kit includes a robust mix of personal protective equipment, as well as some cleaning and disinfecting materials.
- The kit contents are pre-determined based on company size and industry type.
- Kits typically ship in 2–3 business days to ensure the items get to you quickly.
3. Business Guidance for Industries
Teams of industry experts (from restaurants, to retail, to construction, to manufacturing, and more) have explored the safest and most effective ways to begin creating a new path forward.
They are sharing Best Practices through pre-recorded video trainings and PowerPoint slides to help you and your business get back on track with critical information and insight.
4. Important, Local Health Information
It’s crucial to explore timely health information and keep track of current trends within our community regarding COVID-19.
We are hosting a variety of resources from hygiene practices to more information regarding contact tracing.
Soon we will also be offering specific data that will track local health trends critical to keeping you informed on what is happening in Lancaster County from a health perspective, and helping you prepare your business plans accordingly.
Feel free to explore the website, meet our partners, and learn about how we can help your business get back on track. Make sure to sign-up for our newsletter that will keep you updated with necessary and timely information.