COVID-19: RELIEF, RECOVERY & RESOURCES

West Annapolis is Open for Business. We’re supporting our members and partners in this unprecedented journey together. Please find important information below.

Filing Your Taxes & Relief Information

Filing Your Taxes & Relief Information

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Small Business Administration (SBA) Assistance

Small Business Administration (SBA) Assistance

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GOVERNMENT LINKS & BUSINESS RESOURCES

GOVERNMENT LINKS & BUSINESS RESOURCES

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Light up West Annapolis this holiday season!
 
We encourage our neighbors in West Annapolis to put out their best holiday display, and WABA will be awarding prizes from your favorite local businesses.
 
Prize Categories: Grand Champion, Champion, and Finalist.
 
You’ve got some time to get your twinkle on – decorations will be judged and prizes awarded on December 15, 2020.
 
Prizes include:
$200 West Annapolis Artworks & Fine Framing
$50 Bon Vivant Antiques
$100 Flamant
$100 Revival Annapolis
$100 Bella Italia
$50 Wrabyn
$50 Rutabaga
$50 Bean Rush
$50 Art Things
$100 Evelyns
$175 Pet Barn Annapolis
$35 Mexican Cafe
$50 Winners Choice, sponsored by Jack Martin Insurance Advisors
$50 Graul’s Market Annapolis, sponsored by McCrone Engineering

ARTIST GRANTS from ACAAC

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is offering grants of up to $2,500 to local independent artists and artisans who suffered negative financial impacts due to closures, cancellations, and restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

There are three requirements to receive an award:

  1. You are an Anne Arundel County resident or rent studio space in the county.
  2. You make some or all of your income from the arts.
  3. You experienced losses due to COVID-19 restrictions or closures.

If you qualify, you can complete the simple application at www.acaac.org. For more information, please email info@acaac.org.


WABA Winterfest Cancelled

With an abundance of caution and our customers’ safety as our highest priority, West Annapolis Business Affiliation has decided to cancel our Winterfest Market. We look forward to hosting local artists and vendors again very soon! Please remember that our shops here in West Annapolis offer a variety of local art, crafts, foods, and talents!


Executive Level WABA Members

Sponsorship Level WABA Members

Governor Hogan’s Roadmap to Recovery


Take the Survey: City of Annapolis Small Business Recovery Task Force

Annapolis is looking to measure and track the virus’ economic impact and learn how we can best help businesses, including how we can help you be ready to open once restrictions are lifted.


Local Resources

Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce

Maryland Small Business Center

Comptroller of Maryland

City of Annapolis Business Development

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