Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) has approved Maryland’s application to provide unemployed Marylanders with an additional $300 per week in benefits under the Lost Wages Assistance program (LWA). The Maryland Department of Labor expects to begin distributing the additional benefits by late September. Eligible claimants will receive the $300 per week in benefits, retroactive to […]
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) today reported that the State of Maryland added 53,900 jobs in July. Maryland has gained 156,200 jobs during the ongoing recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. BLS also reported that Maryland’s unemployment rate decreased to 7.6%. That is more than 25% lower than the national unemployment […]
Better breathers club, Tuesday, August 18, 10-11 am, free. August topic is exercising and lung disease. Free, but registration is required. Reopening: How to go out and feel safe against COVID-19, Wednesday, August 19, 1-2 pm, free. Mindfulness meditation, Fridays, August 21-September 25 (6-week session), 11-11:45 am, $55. Focuses on posture, breathing and energy work. […]
Community Action’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is scheduling virtual appointments for Montgomery County residents with household incomes of $56,000 or less.
MCPS has launched a new online registration/enrollment process to support families who wish to enroll their children.
Empowered Women International and LEDC present free webinars in English and Spanish. From various topics such as registering your business on Google to virtual home buying
No doctor’s order and government ID required No co-pays or deductibles Appointments are recommended but walk-ups are accepted Test sites available in various counties in Maryland
Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act is intended to assist individuals and businesses with their COVID-19 related needs. The Senate Committee on Small Businesses & Entrepreneurship created The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
Manna is accepting food donations in large blue bins outside their warehouse at 9311 Gaither Rd in Gaithersburg. Check the Most Needed Foods list and drop it off 24/7 without needing to come inside.