Madisonville Business News – July 29

Our August 2020 Night Networking Event scheduled for August 13th, has been cancelled due to COVID-19. We will have a monthly meeting in place of that meeting. That meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 11th at 9am on Zoom. A link will be sent the week of August 3rd.

The Procter & Gamble Company and its Secret Brand are reaching out to support small businesses facing economic challenges due to of Covid-19 thru a $1.2MM partnership. Business grants, up to $10,000, will be awarded, prioritizing:

  • Women- and minority-owned beauty salons and barber shops
  • Child care centers
  • Black women entrepreneurs (the Secret portion of the grant – $200,000 – will have this focus)

The grant round opens on Monday, July 27, 2020. Interested parties should register for the grant round at this website. Please fill out the form and visit the LISC Small Business Grants Frequently Asked Questions page, for more information.

The Madisonville Business Chamber Awards and Holiday Party 2020

We are looking for volunteers to help with planning our annual Madisonville Business Chamber Awards and Holiday Party. If you have an interest in participating, please email us.

COVID-19 Resources

Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security and health of the American people. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep their employees, customers, and themselves healthy. Business guidance and loan resources can be found on the U.S. Small Business Association COVID-19 webpage.

Local Businesses

  • We are happy that The Summit Hotel is now back open for business! During their temporary closing, they supported several initiatives to help businesses (sanitizer giveaway) and the community (blood drive).
  • Shred 4/15 has opened at 4781 Red Bank Expressway.
  • A Madisonville pop-up plant business, Fleurish Grounds, was highlighted recently in Cincinnati Refined. Stay tuned, as this business will be expanding to a storefront, remaining in Madisonville, in the very near future.
  • Millie’s Place, 5923 Madison Road is part of the Reignite Cincy: Temporary Outdoor Dining program. Millie’s is open weekends and can be reached at 513-527-4075 for carry-out.
  • Bramble Food Mart, 5909 Bramble is open and has expanded their beer and wine selections.

It is important that we uplift our businesses in this time of uncertainty. Please shop our Madisonville businesses!

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