Xpand: Business Resources
The first NYCxDESIGN Xpand Workshop, in partnership with NYCEDC, was envisioned to offer insights on how to navigate running a business in NYC. Though the seminar will not be taking place this May, NYCxDESIGN and NYCEDC have collaborated to compile a list of resources that are available to support New York City-based businesses that have been impacted by COVID-19.
COVID-19 Business Resources:
New York Small Business Development Center
This page offers guidance and resources for NY-based small business on how owners can best adapt to unpredictable situations including opportunities to apply for low-interest disaster loans.
NYC Department of Small Business Services
This page offers assistance and guidance for businesses impacted due to novel coronavirus.
NYC Community Trust
The NYC COVID-19 Response & Impact fund was created to aid nonprofit service providers struggling with the health and economic effects of the coronavirus.
American Society of Interior Designers Community Resources
The ASID COVID-19 Resources page delivers solution-focused news and information to help the interior design community manage business and lead employees.
COVID-19 Health Guidelines:
CDC’s COVID-19 Guidelines
Stay up-to-date on the most current information about COVID-19: outbreak locations, risk assessment, and travel guidance.
NYC Department of Health Guide
Visit the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene page for the latest Coronavirus outbreak guidance and resources.
New York State Department of Health
Everything you need to know from New York State with critical information on the Cornavirus pandemic.
NYC & Company Coronavirus Information and Resources for Travelers
This guide includes essential COVID-19 information and resources for travelers to NYC.
How You Can Help:
COVID-19 Emergency Supply Sourcing & Manufacturing
NYCEDC is seeking businesses with the ability to source and/or make products to support the City’s COVID-19 response work.
New York City Supply Registration Form
This form helps gather critical information on supplies that businesses have available and propose to sell or donate to the City of New York.