Category Archives: FREE Services

Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County & the Orange County Resilience Project to host a Free Webinar: Tapping into Resilience

Cornell Cooperative Extension, together with the Orange County Resilience Project (OCRP), is hosting a free webinar on Tapping into Resilience on Thursday, March 19th at 3 P.M. Everyone is Welcome! About the OCRP: The Orange County Resilience Project (OCRP) is a community coalition of representatives from various sectors, including schools, youth services, the library system, […]

Food Bank to host special distribution for federal employees

In response to the federal government shutdown, the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley will host a special distribution for out-of-work federal employees on Thursday, January 24 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Food Bank (195 Hudson Street, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY). The distribution is open to all furloughed federal employees (or those who are working and […]

United Way Launches United for U.S. Coalition to Help Those Impacted By Government Shutdown

Poughkeepsie & Newburgh, NY — United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region is pleased to be part of United Way Worldwide’s United for U.S. Coalition, a joint effort by United Way’s corporate partners, organized labor, the United Way network and nonprofits to assist furloughed federal workers and others impacted by the ongoing government shutdown. “We are […]

Surety Bonding and Insurance – Government Contracting

One of the more significant challenges for small businesses providing services to the government is securing adequate bonding and insurance coverage. When planning to provide a service to the government, plan to secure additional insurance. If the proposed services are construction or construction related, then also plan to secure bonding. The type of services provided, […]