Eligible nonprofit organizations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can receive up to $50,000 in grant assistance through the Maryland Nonprofit Recovery Initiative (NORI). The initial round of NORI assistance includes $30 million for nonprofit organizations supporting economic recovery, health and human services, and housing in underserved communities. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development has extended the application deadline for the initial round of assistance. Applications now may be submitted until 12:00 PM on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
For more information, FAQs, and to apply for NORI assistance, visit:
The State of Maryland will begin accepting applications for the Maryland Nonprofit Recovery Initiative (NORI) on Wednesday, July 22 at 12 PM.
Eligible nonprofit organizations can receive up to $50,000 in grant assistance for operational support.
Visit https://dhcd.maryland.gov/Communities/Documents/NORI/FAQs.pdf for more details.
Labor's Division of Unemployment Insurance requires employers to report the following information within 15 days of when they offer work and it is refused by the employee:
Employers without a valid Maryland account number, such as federal employers and those who are out-of-state, may report job refusals and update return to work dates by emailing email@example.com.
However, please note there are circumstances where a claimant has "good cause" to refuse an offer of work, including:
$500 one time grants provided in order to support workforce expenses incurred by small Worcester County Maryland businesses as they comply with guidelines in Maryland’s Roadmap to Recovery and the Maryland Strong Back to Business pledge to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. These grants are specifically intended for smaller Worcester County businesses that do not have resources to assist them in accessing larger federal and state assistance programs. Please click the link below for more information.
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