Nominations for the 2020 Arts Awards are open now! Recognize the amazing accomplishments of creatives, arts and cultural organizations, and local individuals committed to enriching our community through the arts by submitting your nominations for each of the four awards categories: Leadership, Collaboration, Imagination and Inclusion. Submit your nominations here and save the date the 2020 Spokane Arts Awards on Saturday, September 26!

Opportunity: GSI & Spokane County OPENTogether Free PPE Distribution

Aritistic Discipline: Arts Therapy, Culinary, Cultural, Dance, Fashion, Film, Music, New Media, Stage, Uncategorized, Visual, Words

OPENTogether Free PPE Distribution for small and non-profit businesses, including sole-proprietors! 

Greater Spokane Inc. (GSI) and Spokane County are distributing free Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to help Spokane County small businesses and non-profits reduce barriers to reopening and continue operations to keep employees and the public safe. Spokane County allocated CARES Act funds to purchase the PPE to provide to businesses and non-profits with 49 and fewer employees. PPE supplies will include hand sanitizer, disinfecting cleaner, disposable facial coverings and cloth facial coverings. You must pre-register here prior to pick-up. Supplies are limited so sign up now! 

What: Free Distribution of PPE for Small Businesses and Non-Profits
Location: Spokane County Fairgrounds, 404 N Havana Street, Spokane Valley Date: June 29 – July 2, 2020
Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Register: Business with 49 and few employees must register here prior to pick-up

“We understand small businesses are the lifeblood of our economy, and they have been especially hard- hit during this crisis,” said GSI CEO Alisha Benson. “We thank the Board of County Commissioners’ investment in supporting them open safely for their employees and customers and providing the resources at a time when they are needed most.”

For further questions about the OPENTogether distribution, email GSI at ppeinfo@greaterspokane.org. About Greater Spokane Inc.

Greater Spokane Inc. (GSI) is the Spokane region’s business development organization. GSI creates the place where organizations come together to advocate for the region, drive strategic economic growth, and champion a talented workforce. GSI is funded through a combination of private and public investment, including nearly 900 private-sector members; Spokane County; Washington State Department of Commerce; and the cities of Spokane, Spokane Valley, Cheney, Deer Park, Liberty Lake, Airway Heights, Medical Lake, Millwood, Newport, and the Kalispel Tribe of Indians. For more information visit GreaterSpokane.org

Spokane County serves over half a million citizens and 13 municipal jurisdictions, making it the fourth- largest county in the State of Washington. For more information, visit www.spokanecounty.org, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter.

 

Eligibility: Spokane County small businesses, non-profits, and sole proprietors
City/Region: Spokane County
Point of Contact: GSI
Expires: June 29, 2020