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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance's Support Local this Winter

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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance (LRBA) has launched a campaign encourage the community to shop safe, shop small and support local businesses this holiday season with monthly giveaways. For the month of November, LRBA has partnered with Foster Fue...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

BWXT Accomplishes Restart of TRISO Nuclear Fuel Manufacturing

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BWXT Accomplishes Restart of TRISO Nuclear Fuel Manufacturing

Company Now Operating Four Diverse Nuclear Fuel Production Lines 

(LYNCHBURG, Va. – November 10, 2020) –  BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT) announced today...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

CARES ACT Business Reimbursement Grant

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Campbell County CARES Act Reimbursement Grant Program is currently taking applications. Businesses can be reimbursed up to $5,000. This is a rolling application process; you may apply multiple times. This is a reimbursement program -- any monies awarded d...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

B2X Offers Broadband Service from Gladys to Brookneal and Red House to Concord

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B2X Online is offering extended broadband service from Gladys to Brookneal and Red House to Concord. 

The Campbell County Board of Supervisors approved the proposal from B2X Online for the expansion of broadband services to Campbell County in thei...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

NEW! Governor Northam Expands Rebuild VA Eligibility Criteria, Increases Funding

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The Governor of Virginia has expanded the eligibility criteria for the Rebuild VA Small Business Grant Program. Previously when the program launched in August, those businesses who had received prior aid due to the COVID-19 pandemic were not eligible for ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Tru by Hilton Employment Opportunities

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Tru by Hilton is now accepting applications for employment opportunities in Guest Services, Housekeeping, Maintenance and Breakfast & Laundry. To review the position descriptions and apply for employment, visit their link on Indeed. ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

SBDC Presents: The Business of Healthcare

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SBDC - Lynchburg Region is offering an industry leadership program designed to give small medical businesses the tools needed to implement process improvements, understand money management, create a positive customer experience and collect and make sense ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

SBDC Presents: Assessing and Mitigating Risk as a Small Business

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SBDC - Lynchburg Region is offering a two part workshop to understand the risks businesses face from natural hazards and have a plan to mitigate the associated impacts. The two part workshop will be interactive with each business using tools to progress t...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

REBUILD VA - Small Business Grant Program

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Governor Northam recently announced a $70 Million Rebuild VA Small Business Grant Program for small businesses and non-profits whose normal operations were disrupted by COVID-19. Restaurants, brick and mortar retail, exercise and fitness facilities, perso...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Reopening in Our Region

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Businesses are reopening! The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance has released a public service announcement video regarding our local business reopenings. Support your local business community during this time of recovery and respect their guidelines to...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Patrick Henry's Red Hill to Reopen Grounds for Walking

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Red Hill is opening it’s grounds for walking starting May 15th, 2020. Free admission for those would like to enjoy the outdoor historic grounds and trails, with social distancing guidelines. Hours are Monday - Saturday, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM and Su...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance: Response, Recover, Renewal Quick Guide for Reopening

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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance has published a Response, Recover, Renewal Quick Guide for Reopening -- a product of the Regional COVID-19 Business Support Task Force. The Response, Recover, Renewal Quick Guide serves as a pathway to help busines...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Virginia SBDC Recovery Resources for Small Businesses

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The Virginia Small Business Development Center has released a listing of Recovery Resources for Small Businesses. These resources include assessments for businesses to assess, reopening considerations, recovery topics, and guidance for specific industries...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance's Consumer Confidence and Impact Survey

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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance has released a Consumer Confidence and Impact Survey for individuals to fill out in regards to the reopening of surrounding businesses. Please take a moment to fill out their survey with your responses. If you have...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

National Economic Development Week

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Created by the International Economic Development Council, National Economic Development Week celebrates the efforts of local economic development in the role of job creation, advancing career development opportunities and promoting the quality of life in...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

National Travel and Tourism Week

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While for most of us, travel is not an option with the current COVID-19 crisis, but that does not keep our "spirit" of great travel at bay! Many museums, zoos, historical attractions and other fantastic establishments have offered "virtual&...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

SBDC Presents: Peer to Peer Small Business Support Groups

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The Lynchburg Region Small Business Development Center is offering free Peer to Peer Small Business Support Groups starting May 7, 2020. These groups are limited to 12, virtually via Zoom, and are offered to those who have been in business at least 6 mont...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Food Resources for Families

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The Campbell County Public Library System Staff has been working with the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank and the County Schools to help refer families to food resources during the COVID-19 Crisis. Here are the links to the Regional Food Pantry Finder, as well ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

ATTENTION Business Owners: Guides, Instructions and Links to Apply for Loans During COVID-19 Crisis

From the Campbell County Department of Economic Development

Attention Small Business Owners:

During this unprecedented time, we’d like to again convey that we are here for you and we are in this together. 

As we acquire more information regarding emergency loan funding and help for your business d...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Additional Resources for Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic

From the Campbell County Department of Economic Development

Additional Resources for Businesses During the COVID-19 Pandemic have been released, along with several links and guide details regarding Emergency Loans details from the U.S. Chamber, as well as the Small Business Owner’s guide to the Cares Act...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission Shares Important Information on SBA Disaster Loan Program

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The Disaster Loan program is now available to all localities in the Commonwealth.  Information is available at these locations:

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Congressman Riggleman's Office Wants Local Business Input

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Congressman Denver Riggleman has expressed deep concern for local businesses in the area and wants to hear your needs during this unprecedented time due to the COVID-19 pandemic that is affecting many across the U.S. and beyond. He has urged businesses to...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Campbell County - COVID-19 - Resource Links For Our Area Businesses

From the Campbell County Department of Economic Development

Campbell County Business Community:

We want to reach out to you in this time of uncertainty and continued change to communicate our support to you, your business and to offer resources available during this time of national crisis. While we do not know how...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Business of Healthcare Program Coming in March 2020

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The Small Business Development Center - Lynchburg Region and Virginia Tech Roanoke Center have developed an industry leadership program, the Business of Healthcare, which is slated to start on March 18, 2020. The program is designed to give small medical ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

EWI forges Advanced Manufacturing Partnership with the City of Lynchburg and Campbell County

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EWI FORGES ADVANCED MANUFACTURING PARTNERSHIP WITH CITY OF LYNCHBURG AND CAMPBELL COUNTY

In 2018, the City of Lynchburg launched the Blueprint for Opportunity, a five-year strategic action plan for economic development and tourism. The plan is built on fiv...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Regional Manufacturing Roundtable

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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance is hosting a Regional Manufacturing Roundtable on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 7:30 to 9 AM. Open dialogue about issues impacting industry will be discussed, as well as a special session on Tariffs & Trade, pr...

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