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Chamber of Commerce Workforce Assistance Program Announced

Nassau County Chamber of Commerce
Media Release
May 20, 2020

Nassau County, FL (May 11, 2020) The Nassau County Chamber of Commerce has announced its services to assist workers who are left unemployed or unpaid due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

In partnership with Barnabas Center, the Chamber of Commerce has created a Workforce Assistance Program and Information Hotline. Individuals who need assistance with rent, utilities, food and other necessities may contact the Nassau County Chamber of Commerce office at (904) 261-3248 or via email [email protected] Applicants may be eligible if work hours have been reduced due to Coronavirus, or if the workplace closes or instructs employees not to go to work, resulting in not being paid. Proof of Nassau County residency is required.

“Early in March, as the situation evolved, we recognized the need to serve as an information source for not only businesses but residents. We are in a unique position with outreach to the entire community and the knowledge, structure and resources to help” said Regina Duncan, President, Nassau County Chamber of Commerce.

Job seekers are encouraged to continue to visit www.NassauCountyFLChamber.com for available job openings and resources.

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For more information on the Workforce Assistance Program, Information Hotline, or any of the other programs

offered by the Nassau County Chamber of Commerce, call (904) 261-3248 or email

Nassau County Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based association of Nassau County businesses, professional leaders and individuals working together to provide leadership which will aggressively promote and defend responsible economic growth, employment opportunities, government and excellence in education and quality of life.

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