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In light of the impact of the recent gas explosion in Durham, the community of small business support providers are here to assist local businesses and employees affected by this tragic event. The following service providers are available for impacted employees and employers at the Chesterfield Building, 701 West Main Street:

SBA’s Customer Service Representatives will be available at the Business Recovery Center to answer questions about the disaster loan program and help individuals complete their applications.
The Center is located in the following community and is open as indicated:
Durham County
The Durham Tech Small Business Center at the Chesterfield
701 W. Main Street
Suite 203
Durham, NC 27701
Opening: Thursday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hours: Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Closed: Sunday, May 6
Closes: Thursday, May 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

NCWorks Career Center staff will be available to provide support and services, including: Career Development and Counseling; Specialized Employment Services; re-employment services; unemployment Insurance Benefits Guidance; Training Programs; Hiring and Recruitment, and Resume Assistance.

Please visit this page often for up to date information about business recovery efforts. We are in contact with the Kaffeinate Café employees and other affected persons to assist them with their employment and service needs.  We welcome any businesses or individuals affected by this tragedy to reach out to us for career and employment assistance.  We are committed to working together to ensure that the resilience of Durham’s business community returns to the Brighleaf District. For additional information, call (919) 536-7241, extension 4502.

Posted by AlertDurham

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