Resources for Marin Businesses

Email and Newsletter 2020

COVID-19 Financial Resources for Businesses

We know Marin County businesses have been hit hard during the pandemic. Marin Recovers has compiled a comprehensive list of loans and grants available for local businesses to consider. 

Did you know if you are a small business you are able to receive no cost expert support with any of your loan/grant applications through the Marin Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Please contact the SBDC for guidance and assistance by calling 415-482-1819 or sign up on the SBDC website. 

Forecasting the Future Program

The Marin Economic Forum (MEF), a public-private funded non-profit organization, is hosting the annual “Forecasting the Future” program on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 9-10:30am. 

The event will be held in a livestream format. Forecasting the Future is the signature event to discuss Marin’s economy with representatives of business, public officials, and academics. 

The 2021 program will focus on economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The event will provide an analysis of the economic impacts of the virus on the national, state, and local economies, as well as key economic considerations going forward. 

Registration is free to encourage a large participation from the public.

Marin County Business Survey

Keep Marin Working (KMW) has created a Marin County Business COVID-19 Impact Survey to understand the stability and financial needs of local businesses.


KMW is a collaborative of diverse Marin organizations including the North Bay Leadership Council, Marin Realtors Association, Marin Economic Forum, Marin Builders Association, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Marin, San Rafael Chamber of Commerce, Latino Council and Novato Chamber of Commerce. 


All information collected is confidential, anonymous and will only be used to better inform initiatives and activities to create opportunities for survival and success during and after the pandemic. This data will be shared with local cities and the County. 

If you are a Marin Business, please take a moment to complete the survey or pass this along to any Marin Businesses that might be interested. The survey will close on February 19th.  

Survey in English

Survey in Spanish

Let’s all do what we can to support our local economy by supporting local businesses - please Shop Marin. 

Register online to receive a daily COVID-19 update from Marin County Health and Human Services.


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