Dozens of Hemet San Jacinto Valley businesses like other businesses in southwest Riverside County have been hit hard with the county order allowing only essential businesses to stay open.
With that order, the Hemet San Jacinto Valley Chamber of Commerce issued a number of helpful hints to businesses online on ways to work through the crisis and hopefully not have to close their doors permanently.
There was a glimmer of hope for all the businesses and their employees affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. That hope came with the signing of the $2 trillion Coronavirus Economic Relief Bill Friday afternoon, March 27, that includes $350 billion in grants and loans, with loan forgiveness for small American businesses.
Until then, and until the “Stay at Home” and allowing only “essent