COVID19 Resources

As COVID-19 continues to have an increasingly significant impact on the business community across the country, we are compiling resources that may help our members during this time of uncertainty. 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."

Alexis I. Ehrhardt, Ed.D.
President & CEO

If you would like to share comments, questions or resources with your Chamber, please email chamber@dpchamber.org.


WEBINAR RECORDINGS FROM YOUR CHAMBER

COVID-19 Regional Updates and Impacts

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


NEWS FROM YOUR CHAMBER

March 30, 2020

March 24, 2020

March 23, 2020

March 20, 2020

March 18, 2020

March 16, 2020

March 12, 2020


NEWS FROM THE GOVERNOR

Governor Northam Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order

Governor Northam Encourages Virginians to Complete 2020 Census Online Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Governor Northam Directs Postponement of Elective Surgeries

Joint Statement from Bowser, Hogan, and Northam on Regional Coronavirus Response

Governor Northam Orders Statewide Closure of Certain Non-Essential Businesses, K-12 Schools

Governor Northam Announces Additional Actions to Address COVID-19

Governor and Health Commissioner Issue Public Health Emergency Order to Enforce 10-Patron Limit

Governor Northam Announces New Measures to Combat COVID-19 and Support Impacted Virginians

Governor Northam Statement on Death in Virginia from COVID-19

Governor Northam Orders All Virginia K-12 Schools Closed for Minimum of Two Weeks

Governor Northam Declares State of Emergency, Outlines Additional Measures to Combat COVID-19


NEWS FROM LOCAL GOVERNMENT

City of Danville

Economic Development

Pittsylvania County


HEALTH INFORMATION

Centers for Disease Control [CDC]

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. White House

U.S. Food & Drug Administration

World Health Organization [WHO]


RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES

Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act [Phase III]

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Longwood Small Business Development Center

Virginia Chamber of Commerce 

West Piedmont Workforce Development Board

U.S. Small Business Administration

U.S. Small Business Disaster Loan Assistance

U.S. Department of Labor


PREPARE FOR EMPLOYEES WORKING FROM HOME
  • Be realistic about whether every job can be done remotely.
  • Ask your employees to outline what they can work on from home. Have them put together the necessary office materials they will need to accomplish the work they have outlined.
  • Call your insurance provider to make sure you are properly covered for remote employees.
  • Clearly outline your expectations regarding communication.
  • Ensure your employees have the necessary equipment and technology to work from home.
  • Consider if the home-based environment a safe area for the employee to work.
  • Set up a platform such as Slack or Teams to make communication easier.


MEMBER RESTAURANT AND CATERING INFO
BUSINESS ADDRESS/PHONE PHONE DINE-IN CURBSIDE PICK-UP DELIVERY  DRIVE-THRU TAKE-OUT HOURS OF OPERATION
2 Witches Winery & Brewing

209 Trade Street
Danville

434.549.2739 NO NO NO NO YES
Monday-Thursday: Closed
Friday: 4-7 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 2-6 p.m.
Angela's Creative Catering

401 Wilson Street
Danville

434.251.8881 NO YES YES NO NO Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Kentucky Fried Chicken [KFC] 762 Piney Forest Road
Danville
434.836.9531 NO NO NO YES YES Monday-Thursday: 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Ballad Brewing 600 Craghead Street Danville 434.799.4677 NO YES YES NO YES
Monday-Friday: 3-7 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 1-7 p.m.
Bojangles  9265 US Hwy 29
Blairs
434.836.3500 NO NO NO YES YES Sunday-Saturday: 6 a.m.-9 p.m.
Bojangles 106 Sandy Court
Danville
434.797.4071 NO NO NO YES YES Take-out: 5:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Drive-thru: 5:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
Checkered Pig BBQ & Ribs 155 Crown Drive
Danville
434.793.7447 NO YES YES YES YES Monday: Closed 
Tuesday-Thursday: 7 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
Friday-Sunday: 7 a.m.-9 p.m.
Crema & Vine 1009 Main Street
Danville
434.835.4304 NO YES YES NO YES Monday-Saturday: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Danville Golf Club 2725 West Main Street
Danville
434.792.7225 NO YES NO NO YES Sunday-Monday: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Tuesday-Saturday: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
[members and guests only]
Dell'Anno's Pizza Kitchen 316 Main Street
Danville
434.793.1100 NO NO NO NO YES Tuesday-Saturday: 12-8 p.m.
Dell'Anno's Pizzeria 10378 Martinsville Hwy
Danville
434.685.2220 NO NO NO NO YES Tuesday-Saturday: 12-8 p.m.
El Vallarta Mexican Restaurant 418 Westover Place
Danville
434.799.0506 NO NO NO NO YES Sunday-Saturday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Golden Leaf Bistro 215 Craghead Street
Danville
434.791.3191 NO NO NO NO NO CLOSED
The Homeplace Vineyard 568 Rigney Circle
Chatham
434.728.2803 NO NO NO NO YES Call for an appointment
Kickback Jack's 140 Crown Drive
Danville
434.793.1848 NO NO NO NO NO CLOSED
La Nostra Cucina 1050 Riverside Drive
Danville
434.799.2000 NO YES NO NO YES Monday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday-Sunday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
McDonald's  Tightsqueeze Plaza
Chatham
434.432.2966 NO NO YES YES YES Sunday-Saturday: 5 a.m.-11 p.m.
Midtown Market 7 Chambers Street
Danville
434.793.8211 NO NO Yes NO YES Monday-Saturday: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m
Sunday: Closed
Red Lobster 370 Mall Drive
Danville
434.793.9641 NO YES YES NO YES Sunday-Thursday: 11:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Reid Street Cafe

24 Reid Street
Chatham

434.433.2264 NO NO YES NO YES Monday-Friday: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

SoVA Local Taste

1072 Calvary Road
Alton
434.203.1721 NO NO NO NO NO Prepares meals in your home.
Will work with the individual/business.
Texas Steak & Ale House 3585 Riverside Drive
Danville
434.215.0090 NO NO NO NO NO CLOSED
The Pod 320 South Main Street
Gretna
434.200.8833 NO YES YES [businesses only] NO YES Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday: Closed
Tine Bell's Kitchen & Catering 1200 Bold Springs Road
South Boston
434.575.4900 NO NO YES NO NO Will work with the individual/business.
Wendy's 1416 Piney Forest Road
Danville
434.836.3035 NO NO YES YES YES

Takeout:
Sunday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m.

Drive-thru:
Sunday-Thursday: 6:30 a.m.-1 a.m.
Friday-Saturday: 6:30 a.m.-2 a.m.

Wendy's 1251 South Boston Road
Danville
434.793.6475 NO NO YES YES YES Takeout:
Sunday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m.

Drive-thru:
Sunday-Saturday: 6:30 a.m.-12 a.m.
Wendy's 3260 Riverside Drive
Danville
434.799.2813 NO NO YES YES YES Takeout:
Sunday-Thursday: 9 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m.

Drive-thru:
Sunday-Thursday: 6:30 a.m.-12 a.m.
Friday-Saturday: 6:30 a.m.-1 a.m.
Western Sizzlin Steak House 3211 Riverside Drive
Danville
434.792.4000 NO NO YES NO YES Sunday-Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m.