With the Unwavering support and continued investment From our members,
we are able to keep our doors open and continue to Advocate for the business community.
COVID 19 Resource Center
New Guidelines for CA Hair Salons, Nail Salons & Barbershops
As of Monday, July 20th Hair salons, barbershops, nail salons, massage parlors and other beauty services in counties on the state's watch list are now allowed to move those services outdoors. Please review the guidelines below.
Jul 21, 2020
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COVID 19 Resource Center
San Jose Al Fresco: Things to Know Before Setting Up Outside!
As of June 5th, San Jose Al Fresco is in full swing allowing businesses to utilize sidewalks to conduct business during shelter-in-place. The City of San Jose is now accepting applications, and it's FREE to apply! Once your application is submitted, you will be able to start utilizing the space in front of your business immediately, as long as you meet the terms and conditions described in the application. We put together some simple FAQ's about how you can participate in San Jose Al Fresco, and all the thing you need to know before applying!
Jun 16, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Back in Business: Outdoor dining & in-store shopping!
As of June 5th, Santa Clara County has allowed restaurants and retailers to re-open as long as they are adhering to their social distancing protocols. We have put together of restaurants and retailers that have re-opened for outdoor dining & in-store shopping. Be sure to check them out!
Jun 12, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Watch Our SVO COVID-19 Business Resource Webinars
We are hosting various online webinars providing our SVO members access to business resources, as well as discuss upcoming policy changes that affect business operations. We have invited political and industry experts to lead our webinars to make you our members are up to speed with all of the legislative updates that relate to COVID-19. In case you miss one, you can watch our webinar recordings here!
Jun 10, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
How To Get Your Workplace Ready Post COVID-19
As Shelter-In-Place is coming to a near end, it is important to start preparing your workplace for your employees to return. In order for everyone to safely return to working in the offices again, your workplace must follow certain new guidelines and restrictions. Here are some tips and guidance on how to get your workplace ready for the new normal.
May 29, 2020
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COVID 19 Resource Center
Restaurants Doing To-Go, Delivery & Curbside Pick-Up
We've put together a list of our SVO Members who are open for business and are ready to feed you!By supporting these restaurants, you are giving each a chance to survive this pandemic and re-open their doors in the coming months. Support them now, to have an opportunity to eat at their restaurants later.
May 22, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Retailers & Restaurants Open for Pick-Up in Santana Row
Santana Row has some big news! You can now enjoy "The Pick-Up" on your next visit to Santana Row. Place your order with a Santana Row business that is open for pick-up, drive to the store or restaurant and park in the designated drive-up lane. Call to confirm your arrival. Your order will be delivered to your car. Learn more here!
May 20, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
For Retailers: Social Distancing Protocols, Re-Opening Guides & Examples
CA is now in PHASE TWO of re-opening the economy which includes retail. Come Friday, May 22 Santa Clara County will allow retail businesses to open for curbside pick-up. The Santa Clara County amended order will also allow manufacturing, logistics, and warehouses supporting retail to reopen subject to social distancing protocols and related requirements. Here are some protocols and guides for how retail can prepare to safely reopen.
May 18, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization