Supporting Our Community Through COVID-19

The following resources are intended to support our community and those who wish to respond to and support those impacted by COVID-19.

Updated 5/6/2020
If you know of a resource that should be added to this list, please contact us at communications@gorgegrown.com. Thank you!
FOOD ASSISTANCE:
MEALS FOR SENIORS:
MEALS FOR YOUTH:
FOR FARMERS & PRODUCERS:

FOOD & WORKER SAFETY

OSU Small Farms Program: Small Farms, Local Food, and COVID 19

Oregon State University Western Regional Center to Enhance Food Safety COVID-19 Resources

Oregon Health Authority Guidance for Agricultural Workers and Migrant Seasonal Farm Workers

Oregon Health Authority Guidance for Agricultural Employers

Other Agricultural Workers and Employers guidance documents from OHA can be found here under “Agricultural Workers and Employers”

COVID 19 Farm Planning Template

RECORDED WEBINARS

Using Lean tools in Food Business during COVID 19, Oregon Tilth

Online Sales Platforms for Farmers, Oregon Tilth

Farm to Freezer: The Logistics of Online Sales and Shipping Meat, Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network

Payroll Protection Program Explained, Hood River County Chamber of Commerce

1 Hour Financial Forecast with Rick Leibowtiz, Hood River County Chamber of Commerce

Small Business Development Center & Mid Columbia Economic Development District, Hood River County Chamber of Commerce

Next Steps for your Business in the current environment, Hood River County Chamber of Commerce

 

FUNDING OR ASSISTANCE

Farmer Relief Fund from American Farmland Trust

Paycheck Promotion Program (PPP)

Economic Injury Disaster Loans

USDA Farm Loans

 

OTHER INFORMATION
Interim Guidance for Agriculture Employers, Oregon Farm Bureau

COVID 19 Resources and News for Farmers, WSU Extension

A Closer Look at Farmers Relief in CARES Act, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

Resources for Small and Direct Market Farm Businesses, WSDA Regional Markets Program

RESTAURANT BUSINESS OWNERS & EMPLOYEES:
TAKE OUT AND DELIVERY:
LOCALLY OR REGIONALLY SOURCED GROCERIES AND MEAL SERVICES:
GARDENING RESOURCES: