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
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
COVID 19 Resource Center
Financial Aid Options — Loans, Grants & Relief Funds
All the different Financial Aid options— Loans, Grants & Relief Funds are listed here.
May 4, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Keep Business Moving: Discounted & Free Services
As a part of contributing to the local business community, the following companies are offering free and discounted services to support your business.
Apr 21, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Lenders Accepting SBA Loan Applications
Check out the following lenders currently accepting SBA PPP loan applications: banks, regional banks, credit unions and nonbank lenders, and fintechs.
Apr 21, 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!
Mar 31, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
COVID-19 Emergency Business Resources
Read about resources available to businesses to manage the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar 30, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
SVO Members Joining the Fight Against COVID-19
Now more than ever it's important we show kindness, gratitude and support to the people and businesses that have been affected by this global pandemic. We are proud of the following SVO members who have committed themselves to just that—joining the fight against COVID-19. This leadership is an inspiration to us all, and we thank them for their contributions and generous donations of desperately needed supplies. We are #SiliconValleyStrong.
Mar 30, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
8 Things To Do Now To Position Your Company’s Brand For a Post COVID-19 World
8 things to do now to position your company’s brand for a post COVID-19 world.
Mar 29, 2020
Nicholas E. Adams
COVID 19 Resource Center
Activities & Programs to Boost Your Mental Health
Take a look at some of these downtown businesses that are offering options for you to stay healthy, calm, and entertained!
Mar 27, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
COVID-19 Government & Regulations Updates
Follow all of the latest news on government updates relevant to your businesses.
Mar 26, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
COVID-19 Nonprofit Resources
Wondering how you can help during this time? Social distancing doesn't mean social isolation. We still need to support the nonprofits in our region who are continuing to provide critical services to the people of our community day and night—ensuring our most vulnerable populations are being housed, fed and cared for. However, they could really use our help in a number of ways: donating extra supplies, offering your time as a volunteer or through any generous donations in order to sustain themselves.
Mar 25, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Non-Profit Fundraising in the Age of COVID-19
The virus shut down has caused many non-profits to postpone or cancel their live fundraising events. As a non-profit, you may be searching for ways to bring in these much-needed funds while adhering to social distancing. Below are ways to utilize your current assets (direct mail list, website) as well as new marketing technologies and ideas that may help.
Mar 25, 2020
Bill Harrington
COVID 19 Resource Center
Essential Businesses Still Open For Business
Here is a list of SVO member "essential businesses" that are still open for business.
Mar 24, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
8 Ways Businesses Are Keeping Their Sales Pipeline Alive in COVID-19
If you are trying to look at ways to manage your sales pipeline and keep it from going dry, keep reading to see different ways that are working to keep sales pipelines alive.
Mar 24, 2020
Susan Ranford
COVID 19 Resource Center
COVID-19 Resources For the Hospitality Industry
Mar 20, 2020
The Silicon Valley Organization
COVID 19 Resource Center
Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Leases
Practical ideas for dealing with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on your commercial lease.
Mar 18, 2020
Daniel S. Gonzales, Esq.