Upcoming Events


Webinar: Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Explained

This free webinar was presented in partnership by Virginia Community Capital, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and the Small Business Development Center Network. Watch the recorded webinar here.

Speakers include:

– Matthew Ho, Assistant Vice President, Small Business Loan Officer – Virginia Community Capital
– Carl Knoblock, District Director – Virginia Small Business Administration (SBA)
– Timm Johnson, Director – Mason Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
– Mike Austin, Access to Capital Specialist – Hampton Roads Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

VCC Webinar Series: COVID-19 Resource Update and Information Exchange

The impact of COVID-19 on businesses is immense. While the federal government has passed legislation in an attempt to curb the impact, it may be overwhelming for businesses and individuals to comprehend the options available.

Virginia Community Capital has partnered with the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) and Virginia Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC Network) to host multiple weekly update webinars and office hours, announce new programs and resources, and to assist Virginia’s business community.

April 3rd & 7th  – COVID-19 Resources for Businesses and Communities presented by Jody Keenan, State Director of the SBDC Network, and Rebecca Rowe, Associate Director of DHCD’s Community Revitalization Department. Video linked here.

April 10th & 14th – COVID-19 – Williams Mullen: What It Means For Employers & Employees presented by Brydon DeWitt, Charlie Alvis and Yiorgos Koliopoulos at Williams Mullen, a full-service law firm serving the Mid-Atlantic and beyond. Video linked here.

April 17th & 21st – Staying in Touch with Customers During COVID-19 without Getting Lost in the Crowd presented by Stephanie Keener with the Lynchburg Small Business Development Center. Video linked here.

April 24th & 28th – Government Partners Updates presented by VA Dept of Housing and Community Development (DHCD), the USDA, and the SBDC Network. Video linked here.

May 1st & 5th – Virginia Tourism Resources presented by Steve Gaylean from VA Tourism Corporation. Video linked here.

May 8th & 12th – Reopening Post-COVID-19 presented by Malissa Short, Rapid Response/Rapid Reemployment Manager and Michael Abraham, EO Federal Monitor with the Virginia Employment Commission, and Sarah Milston, CEO and Founder of The Spark Mill. Video linked here.

May 15th & 19th – How Can Main Street Thrive After COVID-19? presented by Rebecca Rowe from DHCD and National Main Street. Video linked here.

May 22nd & 26th – Getting My Business Back on Track presented by Sarah Milston of The Spark Mill. Video linked here.

Partner Virtual Events and Webinars

Our partners are providing interactive virtual events and webinars that will help businesses and communities navigate these uncertain times.

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