underserved communities during the pandemic

Ojala Threads social entrepreneur supports underserved communities during the pandemic

There is no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has affected us all in countless ways. However it has not affected us all equally. We cannot claim to stand in solidarity with each other if we are not also working to support underserved communities during the pandemic as well.  Currently there are 48 million Americans living […]

homeschooling your kids during quarantine

5 Tips for homeschooling your kids during quarantine

If you’re a parent of school-aged children, then you, like many others have suddenly been tasked with the challenge of homeschooling your kids during quarantine. Luckily, you’re not alone. And together, we can help each other navigate these uncertain times. 

resilience in children during Covid-19

How MiLegasi’s founder deals with resilience in children during COVID-19

While we as adults are able to understand the situation, children are struggling during this time, which is why it is crucial that parents and caregivers work to build emotional resilience in children during Covid-19. 

Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant

NJEDA launches Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program Phase 2

The NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program Phase 2 will assist with $15 million in funding to businesses and communities located in one of the 715 census tracts that were eligible to be selected as a New Jersey Opportunity Zone.

Covid19, poultry farms

Poultry farms and Latino workers at the forefront of COVID-19

Poultry farms are at the forefront of COVID-19 contagion. When you are enjoying your barbecue chicken or chicken wings this Memorial Day weekend, think of those Latino workers employed at poultry farms that are subject to discrimination, exploitation and inhumane working conditions, now with new coronavirus cases in the thousands.

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Repositioning her brand, Gladys Cleaning Services faces COVID-19

Repositioning her brand in the face of COVID-19, Gladys Vonglahn, founder of Gladys’ Cleaning Services, rapidly changed the understanding of her target market’s needs, and how she and her family had been affected by the pandemic. 

Maintaining wellness with technology during COVID-19

Maintaining wellness during the “stay at home” in the times of COVID-19 has been a challenge for all of us in general but more specifically for the aging population. It can be hard to remember to take your pills…

PPP sole proprietor, forgiveness

How to request forgiveness for PPP sole proprietor

You got your PPP sole proprietor loan? Your bank might consider forgiveness if you comply with SBA Guidelines. However, they are the ones looking into the nitty gritty details to prove to the SBA that you had followed all the rules.