COVID-19 Resources


SBAM COVID-19 Webinar Archives:

CARES Act Package (Presented by Maner Costerisan March 31, 2020)
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SBAM Daily Briefings

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Latest COVID-19 News and Resources

Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Key Small Business Provisions Fact Sheet

The bipartisan legislation—the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act—designed to pump $2 trillion into the U.S. economy to help millions of American workers and businesses survive the effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic gripping the country has been passed in the Senate and House. 

Meijer Hiring

At Meijer, we know our communities are facing a great need as a result of COVID-19; both from a food and employment standpoint resulting from all of the mandated closings and delays. 

Small Business Compliance with Gov. Whitmer’s Executive Order No. 2020-21

Effective Tuesday March 24, 12:01 am, employers with certain exceptions, were ordered by Governor Whitmer to cease all operations that cannot be performed by employees working remotely from their homes. Following are the obligations for business in Michigan. We have heard from many members that they are thinking of staying open.  We understand this instinct, but we also understand the Governor’s EO.  If you are thinking of staying open, please use this simple exercise when making that decision.

UIA Offers Update on Unemployment System, Provides Tips to Get Help as Soon as Possible

“The UIA is working hard and fast to handle the influx of applications for unemployment benefits as we deal with the COVID-19 crisis. While an unprecedented number of calls and clicks has challenged the system, particularly during peak hours, we want to assure Michiganders that the system is providing emergency financial relief,” said UIA Director Steve Gray.


Recorded BCBSM Employer Webinar

Click here to access the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan employer webinar providing help navigating the tools and resources available to help you as you interact with your employees.