COVID-19
Member Information & Resources

The health and wellness of our community, members, and their businesses is a top priority of the Downtown Denver Partnership. In support of this effort we are collecting resources below businesses need to navigate the fallout of COVID-19. As soon as we learn something from our City, State or Medical partners we will post it below. This is part of our mission to keep you informed with the latest information that can help your business remain resilient.


Upcoming Briefings

RubinBrown Webinar: COVID-19 Legislation Explained | Tuesday, March 31, 2020 12:00-2:00pm CDT | Register here

Join RubinBrown Partner, Tony Nitti, explain in detail the latest legislation passed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the wake of the coronavirus crisis, the President and the U.S. Congress have passed specific emergency legislation, including:
  • Notice 2020-18, which extended the tax return filing deadline
  • Families First Coronavirus Relief Act, which issued leave benefits to families impacted by the pandemic funded by employer tax credits
  • The CARES Act, a massive stimulus package designed to support the American people and economy

 


Join us for virtual briefings on COVID-19 and the actions being taken to support health and wellness of the community and bolster economic resilience. We will take this time to update our members on the latest information and initiatives taking place at the city, the state, and the private sector. During this meeting, attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions:

Highlights from Downtown Denver Partnership’s 1st COVID-19 Member Briefing Webinar on 3/24/20

    • Tuesday, March 31st | 3:00-4:00 PM | Register
      • Agenda
        • 3:00 p.m. Welcome and Announcements
        • Overview of Briefing | Trini Rodriguez, Chairman, Downtown Denver Partnership Management Group & Tami Door, President and CEO, Downtown Denver Partnership
        • 3:05 Update from City and County of Denver and Mayor’s Office Response – Evan Dreyer, Chief of Staff, City and County of Denver
        • 3:15 Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Stimulus Package Overview – What You Need to Know – Amy Friedman, State Director, U.S. Senator Michael Bennet’s Office
        • 3:35 Denver Police Department Updates – Chief Paul Pazen, Denver Police Department
        • 3:45 Medical & Health Update – Dr. Mark Learned, Kaiser Permanente
        • 3:55 Final Questions and Closing Remarks – Tami Door
        • 4:00 p.m. Adjourn
    • Tuesday, April 7th | 3:00-4:00 PM | Register
    • Tuesday, April 14th | 3:00-4:00 PM | Register
    • Tuesday, April 21st | 3:00-4:00 PM | Register
    • Tuesday, April 28th | 3:00-4:00 PM | Register
Register here for these briefings.

Business Resources

Guidance for Business

CDC Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers
Colorado Dept. of Labor and Employment Information and Resources
CDC Business Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist (PDF)

Printable Resources for Business

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Postcard – english (PDF)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Postcard – español (PDF)
Wash Your Hands window flyer – english & español (PDF)

Wash Your Hands Restaurant Poster

11 x 17- Poster – English (PDF)
11 x 17 – Poster – Español (PDF)
24 x 36 Poster – English (PDF)
24 x 36 Poster – Español (PDF)

Economic Relief Efforts

City
Denver Small Business Emergency Relief Fund
Application Form

State
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans

Restaurant Relief Effort

Restaurant Workers Community Foundation
RWCF COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund 

Entrepreneurial Resources

COVID-19 Coronavirus Resources and Support for Startups and Small Businesses

Entrepreneur Resource Support Call: Startup Space is hosting a daily facilitated peer-to-peer hotline to connect entrepreneurs with local-to-federal support during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Bring your questions and thoughts to help strengthen our entrepreneurial community and build our Denver entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Please join us any or all Monday-Fridays at 11am Denver time via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/6535615400

Resources to Support the Arts during Coronavirus – Colorado Business Committee for the Arts

Info on COVID-19 and Government Response

Denver Stay at Home Order
CO State Stay at Home Order (coming soon)

Denver Health’s Latest Information | COVID-19
Denver Department of Public Health & Environment | COVID-19
City of Denver | COVID-19 Latest News
Colorado.gov | COVID-19
CDC | COVID-19

Social Resources

twitter.com/DenPublicHealth
twitter.com/cityofdenver
twitter.com/coloradogov
twitter.com/CDPHE
twitter.com/CDCgov

Support Those Experiencing Homelessness
View most current most critical needs.

Volunteer Nonprofits
Mile High United Way

Help Colorado’s Smaller Nonprofits
Support Colorado’s smaller nonprofits that may need assistance during this volatile time

Give Blood
Link to come

Donate 

Restaurant Relief
RWCF COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fuhttps://unitedwaydenver.org/give/nd 

Small Business Relief
Denver Small Business Relief Fund 
Mile High United Way
•  Donate
•  Volunteer

Unemployment Resources
Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

City of Denver Services

Property Tax & Rent Relief Program – for residents older than 65, people with a disability, or low-income residents
Temporary Rental & Utility Assistance (TRUA) – emergency rent and utility payments for those who qualify
Denver Human Services offers eviction and rental assistance
Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) – offering eligible residents help with a portion of their winter home heating bills

City of Denver health
1-877-462-2911

Denver Office of Emergency Management
eoc_liasion_chief@denvergov.org

If you have any further questions, please contact the Downtown Denver Partnership at 303.534.6161 and we will direct you to the appropriate information.