City of Austin reopens Austin Music Disaster Relief Fund
Aug 10, 2020
The City of Austin Economic Development Department is reopening the Austin Music Disaster Relief Fund on August 10, 2020 to reach additional local musicians facing hardships due to the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
How SonderMind is making mental health more accessible when it's needed more than ever
Aug 7, 2020
Chamber member SonderMind is changing the landscape of mental health care across Texas by using innovative technology to connect mental health clients with the right providers.
Austin Food, Beverage, & Retail Guide: COVID-19 Updates
Aug 3, 2020
When the going gets tough, Austinites come together to support each other. Restaurants, bars, and retail make up a lot of our city's economy and workforce.
COVID-19 Impact on the Downtown Office Market and Tenants
Jul 9, 2020
We recently surveyed downtown property owners, managers, developers and tenants to understand the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the downtown office market.
What you need to know about reopening the state of Texas
Jul 2, 2020
Stay informed regrading Texas policies and the spread of COVID-19 here.
RSM monthly GDP index: Negative real growth continues into the second quarter
Jun 25, 2020
The RSM monthly index of real GDP growth that turned negative in March has now dropped below levels recorded during the financial crisis and Great Recession of 2007-9.
400,000 free masks for locally owned small businesses in Austin
Jun 22, 2020
Austin Emergency Supply Foundation provides free masks to small businesses and organizations in Austin that cannot afford masks and sells masks to those who can.
Southwest is Lifting Communities
Jun 16, 2020
Southwest Airlines® is committed to doing our part to drive change. Our Values, for all People, are based on The Golden Rule. Over the last two decades, we have invested in championing causes that matter most to the diverse communities we serve.
How Samsung Austin Semiconductor is responding to COVID-19
Jun 15, 2020
Samsung Austin Semiconductor donated $1 million to support organizations responding to the coronavirus pandemic in Central Texas.
We are Southwest® Heart Strong
May 20, 2020
Donate $25 or more to one of our partner charities and receive 10 Rapid Rewards® bonus points for every dollar.* Now through May 31, 2020.
How Amazon is taking care of employees during COVID-19
May 20, 2020
Amazon expects to invest approximately $4 billion from April to June on COVID-19 initiatives to get products to customers and keep employees safe. This includes spending more than $800 million in the first half of the year on COVID-19 safety measures.
May 19, 2020
In March 2020, Tso Chinese Delivery was already running an incredibly successful restaurant that specialized in a free delivery and takeout quick service experience. When many Austinites were displaced by COVID-19, the owners lept into action through the #tsogiving initiative.