Digital Safety Net Helps New York Small Businesses Survive During COVID-19

The Connected Commerce Council (3C) today released a report detailing the existence and importance of the small business “Digital Safety Net” to businesses in all 50 states.

Op-Ed: The Urgent Need For Long-Term Small Business Relief From Harlem To Hawaii

By John Lettieri, president, & CEO, Economic Innovation Group Small businesses are the backbone of our economy and the heart of our communities, and the economic fallout from the pandemic Continue Reading →

B.P. Brewer Conducts Small Business Walks With Business Owners, Provide PPE And Census Materials

Today, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will conduct a series of small business walks throughout every community board district in Manhattan.

NY State And City Lawmakers Propose COVID-19 “Recovery Leases” For Small Businesses

Four New York lawmakers are proposing a new program to entice commercial landlords to renegotiate leases and offer long-term,

Tren’ness Woods-Black And Others Help NYC’s Immigrant-And Minority-Owned Small Businesses Recover

In recent months, CUF has shined a light on the disproportionate damage done by the pandemic to the city’s immigrant- and minority-owned small businesses, while elevating solutions to help cushion Continue Reading →