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Join us TOMORROW to Shamelessly Promote Your Business!
Wednesday, November 18th | 5pm – 6:30pm | Virtual
Everyone who tunes into this fun, happy hour event will have the opportunity for a 90-second speech to promote their business or organization. This is a terrific chance for businesses introduce themselves, describe their services and make new connections. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with the Fremont business community!
Inslee Announces New Statewide Restrictions for Four-Weeks
On Sunday, Gov. Jay Inslee announced a set of four-week statewide restrictions in response to the recent rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus in Washington and across the country. The new restrictions come as Washington is seeing a consistent increase in daily case counts, with over 2,000 cases a day over the weekend and average cases in the state doubling over the past two weeks. The restrictions are statewide and will take effect Monday, November 16 at 11:59 PM and will remain in effect until Monday, December 14. The modified restrictions of restaurants, however, will take effect Wednesday, November 18 at 12:01 AM.
The full proclamation is available here.
The full guidance page is available here.
City of Seattle to Open Applications for $4 Million in Small Business Stabilization Fund Grants
Mayor Jenny A. Durkan announced that the City will now accept applications for $4 million in new Small Business Stabilization Fund grants provided by the Office of Economic Development (OED). The Small Business Stabilization Fund will accept applications until Monday November 30, 2020. To assist small business owners in preparing the information necessary to apply for a grant, OED will host a webinars during the application period on Wednesday, November 18, 12-1 p.m.
Thank you for renewing your Fremont Chamber Membership!
Seattle Public Utilities and Waste Management announce winners of 2020 ReThink Waste Grants
Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) and Waste Management (WM) are teaming up for the second year in a row to invest $10,000 in grants for innovative stewardship projects. Funds are going to eight local organizations and small businesses in West Seattle, SODO, Rainier Beach, Fremont and other parts of the community.
Congratulations to our neighborhood’s Fremont Abbey Arts Center who is being awarded a grant to replace single-use cups with reusable glasses for events at the Fremont Abbey and for staff and volunteer trainings! Learn more about Fremont Abbey Arts here.
Join us for our Holiday Happy Hour & Annual Meeting!
Wednesday, December 9th | 5pm – 6:30pm | Virtual
Come and celebrate the Center of the Universe at the Fremont Chamber’s Annual Meeting and Virtual Holiday Happy Hour! It will be a fabulous time for networking, electing new Board Members and approving changes to our bylaws. Event is open to the public and all members are encouraged to tune in!
Seattle Restaurant Week in the Center of the Universe!
You have one more week to celebrate Seattle Restaurant Week! Ending on November 21st, #SRW is a celebration of great food, restaurant resilience, and community spirit! Check out our participating Fremont venues:
Holiday Gifts for Wine & Whiskey Lovers!
The Barrel Thief has the perfect holiday gift for your favorite wine or whiskey loving friends! With special bottles, tasting flights, gift baskets, wine club gift memberships, gift cards & more—we have something for everyone! Simply order online and delivery is available. Thank you for supporting small, independent Fremont businesses this holiday season!
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