FCLF & Community Health Centers of Pinellas: Expansion with NMTC will reach 17,000 with Quality Healthcare

Florida Community Loan Fund has finalized closing on its latest New Markets Tax Credit Project: $17 million in FCLF NMTC allocation will make it possible for Community Health Centers of Pinellas to build 2 new and renovate 2 existing health clinics. ​ The 4 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) in this transaction will include 64,500 square…

Hallandale Beach CRA Launches Workforce & Small Business Development Partnership with the Urban League of Broward County

WHO: The Hallandale Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, The Urban League of             Broward County.                                                                                                                                                WHAT: Small Business & Workforce Development Webinar & Partnership WHEN: Thursday, April 30th  2020, 11 a.m. WHERE: Zoom Webinar -Register at cohbcra.org  ADDITIONAL DETAILS:  The Hallandale Beach Community Redevelopment Agency will launch a new workforce and small business development partnership with the Urban League of Broward County.…

Boynton Beach CRA Hometown Heroes

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt and change the lives of countless residents throughout Boynton Beach, we have seen the rise of hometown heroes who have chosen to help the community with various acts of kindness and generosity. Some of our local businesses, despite having to shut their dining rooms to customers, have gone…

Boynton Beach CRA Approved $500,000 in Funding for New Small Business Disaster Relief Forgivable Loan Program to Assist COVID-19 Impacted Businesses

Since its inception in 1982, the Boynton Beach CRA (BBCRA) has been redeveloping and revitalizing Boynton Beach’s east-west commercial corridors along US1/Federal Highway, from Gulfstream Boulevard to NE 26th Avenue. To spur economic development, the BBCRA has utilized incentive funding to recruit new businesses and assist in the expansion of existing businesses through its various grant…

Hallandale Beach CRA Creates $500,000 Stimulus Program to assist Local Small Businesses in Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

Hallandale Beach, FL – April 16, 2020 – The Hallandale Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (HBCRA) has created an innovated $500,000 stimulus program to assist local small businesses in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.  The Coronavirus Small Business Sustainability and Recovery Loan Program was created to address the extremely challenging times associated with the Coronavirus, including the closure of local businesses and…

City of Tampa and Mayor Jane Castor Announce the One Tampa: Relief Now, Rise Together Fund for COVID-19 Relief

Tampa, Florida (April 14, 2020)–As our community faces unprecedented challenges, the City of Tampa is offering critical financial support to those hit hardest by the COVID-19 crisis. Today, Mayor Jane Castor announced details of the City’s new One Tampa: Relief Now, Rise Together fund in partnership with the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay and The…

3 principles for messaging during COVID-19

As the global outbreak of coronavirus continues to evolve, companies of all shapes and sizes face a crisis unlike any they have faced before. Yet in spite of the differences between coronavirus and other challenges, many of the fundamental principles of crisis communications still apply. Keep these key principles in mind as you develop communications…