COVID-19 resources still available one year later in Hampton Roads

COVID-19 resources still available one year later in Hampton Roads

Several regional COVID-19 business grant and assistance programs have exhausted their funding, but it’s worth checking to see if new rounds become available. Local governments and organizations are waiting for clarity on how the latest $1.9 trillion stimulus package signed…

City Awards Additional $12.4 Million to the Virginia Beach Pandemic Relief Partnership

Monday, March 22, 2021 Virginia Beach City Council recently voted to provide an additional $12.4 million in funding to continue providing resources and assistance to Virginia Beach residents and small businesses impacted by COVID-19.  The funds are being distributed through…

With goal of full economic revival, Hampton Roads business organizations unveil ambitious recovery plan

With goal of full economic revival, Hampton Roads business organizations unveil ambitious recovery plan

Leaders in the Hampton Roads business community have debuted a plan to not only lift the region out of the coronavirus pandemic but accomplish an even loftier goal — make it one of the most sought-after and fastest-growing metropolitan areas…

Hampton Roads Workforce Council taking in-person appointments for career development

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – If you’re looking for career resources and services, the Hampton Roads Workforce Council is here to help. The Hampton Roads Workforce Council recently reopened the Virginia Career Works Norfolk Center for in-person appointments. The Military Circle…

Workforce council helping people find employment through Virginia Beach Pandemic Relief Partnership

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Local organizations have teamed up to help those impacted by the pandemic — that includes the regional workforce council, which wants to get people employed. It’s called the Virginia Beach Pandemic Relief Partnership and is…

Hampton Roads Workforce Council focuses on job training for out-of-work COVID-impacted folks

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The holiday stress may be over, but for many still out of work because of the COVID-19 crisis, the anxiety lingers. A new program, however, is offering renewed hope for some job seekers. Latonya English, the…

Hampton Roads Workforce Council to receive support, funding to help connect more than 25,000 COVID-impacted workers

Hampton Roads Workforce Council to receive support, funding to help connect more than 25,000 COVID-impacted workers

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – COVID-19 has put thousands of people out of work locally, but now a new program aims to change that. The Hampton Roads Workforce Council said they were selected to be part of a national initiative that…