Dear Greater Newport Business Community, On behalf of Governor Gina Raimondo, Commerce RI is pleased to offer PPE to our RI Small Businesses. The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce and Innovate Newport are eager to help distribute this to our local businesses.
This program will help supply procedural masks and disinfectant to area small businesses under 50 employees. The methodology of distribution is as follows: • 8 surgical masks – 2/employee per week x 4 weeks • 1-gallon of disinfectant for businesses under 25 employees, and two, 1-gallon containers for businesses 25-50 employees.
Note that the disinfectants will be picked-up at any RI Ocean State Job Lot store, with a redeemable voucher.
We ask that you complete the below form for our records. Finally, please note that the company must complete the COVID Control Plan found at www.reopeningri.com confirming the business’ acknowledgement of their role in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID Control Plan in English
COVID Control Plan in Spanish
Once we receive your application, we will reach out to schedule a time for pick up next week at Innovate Newport. Thank you! Complete the form here
Sincerely, Erin Donovan-Boyle Executive Director Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce | (401) 847-1600 | 513 Broadway, Suite 218, Newport, RI STAY CONNECTED