Business and Community RESOURCES

Coronavirus COVID-19

Governor Evers Safer at Home Emergency Order - English; Español

City of Milwaukee Health Department Public Health Stay-at-Home Order ( IN EFFECT) - English


Hispanic Collaborative (HC) & the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC)

Webinars & Presentations

¿Está preparado para reabrir durante el COVID-19? 5/27/20

Reopening checklists: Re-Opening Safety Plan; Plan de Seguridad de Reaperatura de Negocios

Bilingual SBA Presentation: COVID-19 Assistance 4/8/20

COVID: Discusión de herramientas y estrategias para empresas latinas 

Focus on small business needs & crisis communications 3/24/20 - Spanish summary; View English webinar

How your business can withstand a global pandemic outbreak 3/17/20 - Spanish summary; View English webinar



Coronavirus: Guidance & Resources

COVID-19 Best  Practices for Business Operating (English & Español)

WEDC Reopen Guidelines

Child care providers - Best practices for continuing operations or reopening during the three phases of this transition:

  • Best Practices for Child Care Providers overview highlights considerations and  recommendations during each phase of the transition. As always, the health  and safety of children is the most important priority.
  • Best Practices for Child Care Providers frequently asked questions provides specific      recommendations during each phase of the transition.
  • Reopening Child Care During the COVID-19  Pandemic decision tree assists child care programs in    making decisions about reopening during the Badger Bounce Back transition.

COVID-19 Toolkits - English; Español


Emergency Funding

Ethnic & Diverse Business Coalition (EDBC)  COVID -19 Small Business Impact Grant

Latino Chamber of Commerce of SE Wisconsin  Más Fuertes Loan Program 

Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loans; Payment Protection Program

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) Ethnic Minority Emergency Grant; 20/20  Small Business Grant


Workplace and Workforce

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Godfrey & Kahn COVID-19 Resource Center

Goldstein Law Group Coronavirus FAQs

LAK Group Coronavirus: Managing Anxiety & Workplace Strategies

Latino Chamber of Southeastern Wisconsin Coronavirus Resources

MRA Contagious Diseases and Pandemic Toolkit

Manpower Group’s Right Management  Successful Virtual Management

Reinhart Boerner VanDeuren Coronavirus Resource Center

WWBIC Small Business  Resources

Wisconsin Dept. of Workforce Development (DWD) Coronavirus Information for Public

Wisconsin Unemployment Información Sobre los Beneficios (Español)

U.S. Department of Labor (Español)


Legal Guidance

Marquette University Law School Entrepreneurship Clinic

OBV Law Samantha Huddleston, JD


Health Resources

Advocate Aurora Health COVID-19 Resource Center

CDC Enfermedad del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID‑19) (Español)

Froedtert Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information (English); Información acerca del coronavirus (COVID-19) (Español)

Medical College of Wisconsin MCW Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center

Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers Coronavirus 2019 English; Español


Local Resources

Southside Organizing Center Coronavirus Information https://socmilwaukee.org/index/coronavirus-information/

Small business survey

COVID-19 Survey for Businesses

Encuesta de COVID-19 para Negocios