April 3, 2020

StayingOpen.org – New Site Shows Which Local Businesses Are Still Open

A group of employees at Spur created a great new site to help the community see which local businesses are still open.
April 3, 2020

Local Businesses Offering Curbside Pickup & Delivery Options (non restaurants!)

There are so many businesses, besides restaurants, that are offering curbside pickup, online ordering, and delivery options. We have compiled […]
April 1, 2020

@QuaranTEAM T-shirts to raise money for retail, hospitality workers

The shirts feature the “LIVE.LOCAL.HUNTSVILLE” slogan, with various styles for men and women. All of the proceeds from the sales, and any extra donations made, will go into the fund to be distributed to local hospitality and retail workers.
March 31, 2020

Marketing Tips for April – Social Media Calendar & Website Checklist

As you look ahead to the coming month, here's a great tool to use to keep your marketing efforts on track during this difficult time.
March 31, 2020

More Than 100 Local Agencies Using Charity Tracker

Charity Tracker is a tool for nonprofits, churches, government agencies, schools and others. This tool allows organizations to communicate with each other and the community about the needs it is facing through a single, easy-to-use platform.
March 31, 2020

Provisions of the CARES Act that are applicable to 501(c)(3) Nonprofits

Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President & Chief Policy Officer for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, highlighted the provisions of the CARES Act that are applicable to 501(c)(3) nonprofits. The major provisions include delay of payroll tax remittance, Employee Retention Credit, Paycheck Protection Program, SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans, and paid sick and FMLA leave (Phase 2).
March 25, 2020

Learn How to Use Zoom For Small Businesses

Many small businesses are using Zoom to host company meetings. This short five-minute video talks about how to create the […]
March 24, 2020

Tips For Working From Home

We know this can sometimes be a challenge, especially if you are also watching your kiddos while working from home. Here are some tips to help you be more productive.
March 24, 2020

Thank You: Healthcare, Grocery, Safety and Delivery Workers!

We want to say thank you to all of the men and women going in to work right now to make sure we are all safe and have the supplies we need.
March 24, 2020

Blood Donations Needed for North Alabama Hospitals

Our hospitals need YOU! Blood donations are low in our area, and you can help.
March 20, 2020

Take Out Tuesdays & Thursdays: Help Support our Restaurants!

We love our small business restaurant owners, and we want to support you always but especially now during these difficult […]
March 20, 2020

Rotating Schedules: New Practices for Companies during COVID-19

Companies and businesses are getting very creative with working solutions during this time of remote work/teleworking and social distancing. Even though we are limited to what we can do, several Huntsville employers have gotten creative with allowing employees the opportunity to come into work.
March 18, 2020

Marketing Tips for Small Business Restaurant Owners

Small businesses, we understand the challenges you are facing right now. We know that you are making significant efforts in […]