During this time of uncertainty, the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) will continue to advocate for the interests of business and civic communities, share relevant and timely information, and work to harness the collective power of the business community to assist with our economic recovery.
We’ve compiled a number of resources — including updates on COVID-19-related legislation and highlighted philanthropic giving by several GBC Member companies — here to keep you up-to-date on all of the GBC’s efforts.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to GBC President and CEO Don Fry at email@example.com if you feel there is anything your company can do or if there’s any way the GBC can be of assistance or benefit to you and your company.
Here are some business-related resources as well as official informational websites to help keep the Greater Baltimore business community healthy and safe during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Find helpful resources and tips here.
The status of school openings, both K-12 and higher education, has tremendous influence on the economy in the region, impacting student learning and training opportunities and affecting employee availability. The GBC has compiled information from the region’s public school systems, community colleges, and public and private higher education institutions regarding their pandemic re-opening plans.
To assist you, the Greater Baltimore Committee has compiled resources that may be useful to you in planning for a safe reopening. This information is categorized for ease of reference here.
The Greater Baltimore Committee’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board is conducting a study to investigate the nationally reported impacts of COVID-19 on employees in the workforce. Read more and take the survey here.
During this challenging time, the GBC stands ready to support your organization and to provide timely information that may be useful to you. The GBC will provide updates on COVID-19-related state and federal legislation and highlight the impacts on business. See the latest updates here.
The Greater Baltimore Committee continues to host timely and relevant Newsmaker Speaker Series, Zoom webinars and virtual meetings throughout the pandemic. See coverage from these events here.
It’s no secret that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is affecting the bottom line for countless Greater Baltimore businesses. In times like these, we often look to members of the private sector, large and small, for guidance and support. The GBC is proud to recognize members who have pledged economic donations or relief to businesses or organizations who need it the most. See what GBC member companies are doing to support the community here.
The Greater Baltimore Committee has launched the COVID-19 Business Recovery Advisory Council to help ensure the economy of the Baltimore region and the state successfully recover from the pandemic. Mary Ann Scully, Chair and CEO of Howard Bank and Vice Chair of the GBC Board of Directors, will oversee the work of the council, which includes leading executives from the private sector in the Baltimore region.
Read more about the council here.
March 23, 2021 — Governor Hogan Announces Six More Mass Vaccination Sites In Maryland
March 17, 2021 — Mayor Scott Eases COVID-19 Restrictions, Effective March 26
March 16, 2021 — RELIEF Act of 2021 information
March 12, 2021 — Sen. Ben Cardin’s State and Local Guide to the American Rescue Plan
March 9, 2021 — Governor Hogan’s Executive Order regarding use of face coverings
March 9, 2021 — Governor Larry Hogan’s March 9 COVID-19 Press Conference
March 3, 2021 — Maryland Department of Commerce: RELIEF Act of 2021 updates
Feb. 11, 2021 — Governor Larry Hogan’s Feb. 11 COVID-19 Press Conference
Feb. 3, 2021 — Governor Larry Hogan’s Feb. 3 COVID-19 Vaccination Update
Jan. 26, 2021 — Governor Larry Hogan’s Jan. 26 COVID-19 Press Conference
Dec. 17, 2020 — Governor Larry Hogan’s Dec. 17 COVID-19 Press Conference
Aug. 13, 2020 — PCs for People seeks retired computer and equipment donations