COVID-19 Business Tools and Videos

This video, recorded June 4th, is a conversation with Cosmo Zimik of Empty Hand combat. We cover how he has adapted his business model and how he works with the community and at-risk youth. 

This video, recorded May 21, covers the expansion of the Idaho Rebounds grants, the expanded Daniels Fund zero-percent loan program and the summer events planned for Downtown.

This video, recorded May 14th, includes interview with Michael Wilcox of Two Old Cats in a Barn and Kris Wear of World of Nutrition about how they have adapted their business models and how the plan to move forward. 

This video, recorded May 7th, is a short update on the recently announced Idaho Rebound Cash Grants program. In this presentation we cover the program, eligibility and how to apply.  

This video, recorded April 30th, is with Downtown business owners Nick Boban of Craft Lounge and Kristi Smith of Antlers Boutique. They discuss how they are planning to bring their businesses out of hibernation after the Stay Home order is lifted.

This video, recorded on April 23rd, is with Downtown Nampa business owner of H&M Meats and The Block restaurant Adam Hutchings and Rachelle Chavez owner of Mustard Seed Home Decor & More discuss operating their businesses during COVID-pandemic.

This video, recorded April 16th, is a conversation with Beth Ineck, City of Nampa Economic Development Director and Kenton Lee of Because International about business continuity during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Please watch this quick 5- minute video City of Nampa Economic Development and the Small Business Development Center’s Marie Baker highlighting the SBA’s Emergency Loan/Grant program and the Paycheck Protection Program. This summarizes the information you will need for both and tips to decide what programs is the best for your business.