COVID19 Resources

Your Chamber is a proud member of the SoVa COVID-19 Task Force, which seeks to compile and share economic resources that may help businesses in Southern Virginia during this time of uncertainty. As COVID-19 continues to have an increasingly significant impact on the business community across the country, please know that we are here to support you. Thank you for taking care of yourself, your employees and your community. We are grateful for your support of our region through your investment in the Chamber.

Please note that as of March 19, 2020, the Chamber office will be closed to the public but we are open for business. We will continue to serve our members, and provide support as we work together during this challenging time. Your Chamber team will be available via email and phone, and we ask you to reach out with any questions or concerns that you may have.

"At the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce, we are continuing to work hard on your behalf. Whether in person or remotely, we are the convener of leaders and influencers, and the champion for an innovative, profitable business community. Right now we are being challenged to learn new ways to conduct business, to develop networks and together weather this uncertain time. Please know that, with our members in mind, we are working to connect you to resources for your business and your employees and advocating for tools to help you rebound as fast as possible."

If you would like to share comments, questions or resources with your Chamber, please email


COVID-19 Regional Updates and Impacts [June 2020]

You Asked. We Answered.

COVID-19 Regional Updates and Impacts [March 2020] 

Conversation with Dr. Scott Spillman [Virginia Department of Health]

Issues for Employers Amid a Pandemic

How Your Business Can Benefit from the CARES Act

Navigating Unexpected Insurance Issues During COVID-19

Workplace Readiness Essentials for a Safe Reopening

Changes in State and Federal Employment Laws

Caesars Plans and Opportunities: Learn More and Ask More

Coffee with Legislators

The Rules of COVID-19 Management: Understanding Virginia's Permanent Workplace Health & Safety Standards

WE Lead: Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Women 


For a comprehensive list of resources for businesses, please visit the resource pages below:

Southern Virginia Regional Alliance
SoVa COVID-19 Task Force COVID-19 Resource Page

Danville City | Pittsylvania County Economic Development
COVID-19 Resource Page 


Governor Northam Announces $644.6 Million in Federal Coronavirus Relief Fund Dollars Distributed to Local Governments

Governor Northam Announces $70 Million Rebuild VA Recovery Fund for Small Businesses, Nonprofits Impacted by COVID-19

Virginia Adopts First-in-the-Nation Workplace Safety Standards for COVID-19 Pandemic

Governor Northam Outlines Phase Three Guidelines to Lift Additional Public Health Restrictions

Governor Northam Announces $14.66 Million for New Economic Resilience and Recovery Program

Governor Northam Shares Guidance for Phased Reopening of PreK-12 Schools

For a complete listing of the Governor's press releases, click here.