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Source: Missouri Department of Labor
The Shared Work Unemployment Compensation Program provides an alternative to layoffs for employers faced with a reduction in available work. Employers divide the available work among a group of affected employees. Employees receive a portion of their unemployment benefits while working reduced hours. The program allows employer flexibility in scheduling while retaining employees and reducing labor costs.
Resource: Mass Claims Filing
Electronic mass claims filing is designed to assist employers and employees during a temporary shutdown or permanent closure. Employee information provided by the employer allows the filing of unemployment claims quickly and efficiently.
Resource: On-Site Safety and Health Consultation Program
Designed for small businesses, On-Site can assist employers in making a workplace safer and help avoid costly penalties imposed by OSHA. The program provides free "mock" OSHA-type inspections without fines or penalties with the employer setting the scope of the virtual or in-person visit.
Source: Regulatory Relief
DNR is working with entities unable to meet regulatory requirements due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Source: Tax Deadline Extension
The MO Department of Revenue has followed the IRS and extended the deadline for income tax filing from April 15 to July 15.
Source: Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development
Provides scholarship funds to eligible graduates of A+ designated high schools who attend a participating public community college or vocational/technical school, or certain private two-year vocational/technical schools.
Source: Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development
Need-based program designed to increase access to MO schools of choice. Financial eligibility is determined by a student's Expected Family Contribution (EFC) as calculated through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
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Source: Accion
The Accion DFS Toolkit provides guidance to financial institutions to design and implement channels such as mobile banking, mobile point of sale, agent banking and other forms of branchless banking.
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Source: Small Business Relief Loan Fund
A grant that will leverage funding from Kauffman Foundation and others in the community to allow AltCap, a Kansas City-based CDFI, to offer zero-percent interest rate microloans with no collateral requirements and a deferred six-month payment structure to small businesses in the Kansas City metro area that have experienced economic injury due to COVID-19. These loans will provide businesses with immediate liquidity to weather the pandemic and avoid layoffs or furloughs.
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Source: Department of Social Services Family Support Division
Assistance for pregnant women to help them carry their unborn child to term and other options beside abortion.
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Source: Employee Assistance Fund (EAF)
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Source: American Bankers Association
ABA's range of resources to assist banks as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.