Monthly Archives: March 2020

COVID 19 Supplies

In Omnia Paratus Group has access to hand sanitizer, surgical masks, and ventilators. Please advise members. Hand sanitizer is in BULK quantities (270 gallon or 5 gallon) and end user will have to manipulate to smaller containers. Also, we are a security firm and able to provide security staff for commercial properties. Stay healthy. [...]

By | 2020-03-31T13:39:55-04:00 March 31st, 2020|Member News|0 Comments


Wartburg, a premier senior residential and healthcare provider in lower Westchester County, announced that the women religious organizations living on its campus are helping to make protective masks. While Governor Cuomo urged the President to use the Defense Production Act to compel companies to manufacture much needed masks, gowns and ventilators so direct care workers [...]

By | 2020-03-31T09:42:22-04:00 March 31st, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Stimulus Package Webinar Video

The Business Council of Westchester hosted a webinar called "Washington’s $2 Trillion Dollar Stimulus Package: What Will the Impact Be For Westchester’s Economy and Businesses?" today.  During the session, there were technical issues that limited attendees.  CLICK HERE to view webinar.  It is important to note that this program was meant to serve as an [...]

By | 2020-03-30T18:36:09-04:00 March 30th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Updated ESD Guidance On Essential Businesses

Dear Industry Partner: We are working to keep New York State’s business community up-to-date regarding Executive Order 202.6. To slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus, businesses were required to reduce their onsite workforce by 100% as of 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Only organizations and entities that are deemed essential by the Executive Order are exempt from [...]

By | 2020-03-27T15:27:37-04:00 March 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

BCW Promotes Restaurants with Listings of Services

In an effort to support area restaurants, The Business Council of Westchester has compiled a list of more than 50 restaurants who are offering take out services during the COVID-19 Emergency."This is a difficult time for our small businesses, especially restaurants who have been forced to close due to the outbreak," said Marsha Gordon. [...]

By | 2020-03-26T17:03:37-04:00 March 26th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Westchester Community Foundation Launches Fund with Donations from RXR and others

Westchester Community Foundation has announced that it has established the Westchester COVID-19 Response Fund. An anonymous donor has pledged to match all donations up to $1 million. This fund is in addition to a $1 million contribution by RXR Realty to the RXR Building Community Fund at the Westchester Community Foundation. Initial funding will [...]

By | 2020-03-26T17:00:32-04:00 March 26th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Verizon Launches Small Business Recovery Grant Program

BCW members are continuing to come forward to assist in the COVID-19 crisis. Verizon is the latest and this week announced that his has launched a small businesses recovery fund. A trailblazing investment of $2.5 million from Verizon is making it possible for them to begin offering critical relief and resiliency-building support to small [...]

By | 2020-03-27T10:48:14-04:00 March 26th, 2020|News|0 Comments