The Change begins Wenatchee, Moses Lake version
SPOKANE — Spokane-based Change Publishing LLC launched a Wenatchee/Moses Lake version of its free weekly labeled part final month.
Kristen D. Bryant, who ran The Nickel Adverts in Wenatchee and several other different Goal Media publications for 26 years, is managing the brand new Wednesday publication.
Goal Media Companions, house owners of Nickel Adverts and Nickel Saver, give up publishing in mid-March, when the COVID-19 shutdowns have been ordered, in response to a press launch from Change Publishing.
The Change has been printing since 1978, overlaying japanese Washington and north Idaho. This spring it expanded into the Lewiston/Clarkston Valley space.
Grants nonetheless obtainable for enterprise house owners
WENATCHEE — Enterprise house owners in Chelan and Douglas counties with 5 or fewer staff have till Sept. 11 to use for a microenterprise grant by means of the Chelan Douglas Regional Port Authority.
The funds, a part of group improvement block grants from the 2 counties and cities of Wenatchee and East Wenatchee, are designed to assist companies forestall, put together for and reply to the coronavirus pandemic.
Precedence is given to candidates who need assistance stabilizing their enterprise. Grants of as much as $5,000 can be found.
The port authority is also administering CARES Act grants for small companies in East Wenatchee and Entiat. Matching fund grants to assist companies with hire and the acquisition of pandemic-related provides additionally can be found.
For particulars, go to cdrpa.org or name Ron Cridlebaugh at 884-4700.
Morosco joins Small Enterprise Growth Middle
WENATCHEE — John Morosco has joined Wenatchee’s Small Enterprise Growth Middle as an authorized enterprise counselor.
He joins Ron Nielsen within the native workplace at 285 Expertise Middle Manner, in serving to present struggling and startup companies with free counseling providers.
Morosco has greater than 30 years of small enterprise expertise, significantly in managing eating places, inns, assisted residing services and expert nursing services. He most not too long ago was a enterprise adviser within the U.S. Virgin Islands, the place he taught hospitality and enterprise programs on the College of the Virgin Islands.
The SBDC is funded partially by the Chelan Douglas Regional Port Authority and the U.S. Small Enterprise Administration, working by means of Washington State College.
Free enterprise tax webinar supplied Sept. 16
OLYMPIA – New enterprise house owners are invited to find out about excise and gross sales taxes, deductions and record-keeping necessities Sept. 16 on the state Division of Income’s free dwell webinar.
The hour-long webinar begins at 10 a.m. To register, ship an electronic mail to [email protected] with the participant’s title, firm title, telephone quantity and electronic mail handle.
Through the webinar, the facilitator will reply particular questions associated to particular person companies. Persevering with training credit score can also be obtainable.
For info name Rick Stedman at 360-705-6624 or ship an electronic mail to [email protected].
The Division of Income additionally has movies of on-line workshops about enterprise matters on-line at dor.wa.gov, beneath the “training” tab.
Registration open for industrial security and well being convention
TUMWATER — Registration is now open for the digital model of the state’s 69th annual Governor’s Industrial Security and Well being Convention.
The convention, going digital this yr due to the pandemic, is Sept. 21-25. It’s sponsored by the state Division of Labor & Industries and the Governor’s Industrial Security and Well being Advisory Board.
Provided workshops promote office security and well being, with periods on the impacts of COVID-19, ergonomics for working at house, fall safety, “Instruments to Assist Cope with Psychological Well being and Suicide Consciousness within the Office,” and extra. The keynote speaker is Jessica Rector who will discuss stopping burnout. The occasion additionally consists of the annual lifesaving awards, which can be livestreamed.
Recordings of most periods can be obtainable on demand for 30 days.
On-line pre-registration is $225 per particular person for the final convention. College students and apprentices get a reduced price of $50.