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#OTGYpsi: Ypsilanti Small Business Owners Explore New Strategies During Pandemic

Apr 1, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has hurt businesses across the country, and small business owners may have felt the effects most of all.  So, some small business owners in Ypsilanti, including Mara Evenstar of Evenstar's Chalice, have had to find new ways to keep their establishments alive during this health crisis.  Evenstar joins WEMU's Patrick Campion and Concentrate Media's Sarah Rigg to discuss her new business actions for this week's installment of "On the Ground-Ypsi."


Resources:

Concentrate Ann Arbor

Sarah Rigg's Feature Article: Ypsi's small businesses find creative ways to stay alive during COVID-19 shutdowns

COVID-19 Washtenaw County Resource Guide

Washtenaw Small Business Emergency Relief Fund

Evenstar's Chalice

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