COVID-19 Business and Employee Resources

Resources for Businesses and Employees

WA State Small Business Fair is Nov 10th 

The 24th annual Washington State Biz Fair will be held virtually on Nov 10th and is free. Learn from the experts how to start, grow or build resiliency for your small business – especially during these challenging times! Info at

Bothell CARES Small Business Grants

On June 2, 2020 City Council discussed dedicating a portion of state-shared CARES Act funding to businesses. Applications were solicited in August and grants were subsequently awarded to provide emergency financial support for qualified small businesses negatively impacted by the mandatory closing of non-essential businesses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Questions? Contact Jeanie Ashe,, (425) 806-6149.

Safe Start Washington 

Governor Inslee’s Safe Start Washington proclamation is effective as of June 1, 2020. Click here to read the full proclamation today. For additional guidance and information visit:

Essential Employees Needed 

If you are looking for work, there are several companies hiring  in response to societal changes, including hiring increases for grocery stores, cleaning companies, healthcare, government services, and others. 

King County WorkSource Job Lists  

Snohomish County Job Lists