Small Business Telephone Townhall

I am writing to invite you to participate in a telephone town hall focused on support for Small Businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. The goal of this telephone town hall is to allow you to hear from experts about the rights and resources available to our small businesses.

The telephone town hall is:

Friday, April 24th, 2020
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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Participating experts are:

  • Richardo Lara, State of California Insurance Commissioner
  • Margaret Jackson, Director of the Alameda County Small Business Development Center
  • Julie Clowes, District Director, U.S. Small Business Administration San Francisco District Office

You may send email questions in advance that we will do our best to answer during the telephone town hall. Because of the volume of RSVPs we are expecting, live questions will not be possible. Please email your questions to by 10:00 am, Thursday, April 23rd using the subject heading, Town Hall Question. Whatever questions we are unable to answer in the one-hour time period will be responded to by my office.

There is limited capacity for this call. Those who wish to participate will need to RSVP by 12:00 p.m. Thursday, April 23rd. A follow up email will be sent to you before the call with the call-in instructions.

To RSVP to this event, please click here.