The CARES Act
“I just learned that the Department of Treasury issued an Interim Final Rule that resolves the question of churches accessing the Paycheck Protection program. The Interim Rule is found [here]. The Interim rule reiterates the Acts criteria for eligibility and affirms that tax-exempt nonprofit organizations described in Code Section 501(c)(3) are eligible. The last section of the Interim Rule contains this language, which should clarify that religious institutions, including churches, are eligible for these loans:” –Harold Loftin at Guidestone
An Overview of the CARES Act for Churches
The CARES Act & Your Church Staff:
What You Need to Know & 4 Steps to Take Now
Resources for Employers
We hope this page provides a useful resource for employers to learn how COVID-19 is affecting various aspects of employment law, and how different jurisdictions are addressing the outbreak. Because the COVID-19 situation is dynamic, with new governmental measures each day, employers should consult with counsel for the latest developments and updated guidance on this topic.
Littler: Workplace Policy Institute
Sample Letter for Essential Businesses & Activities
Sample letter for volunteers and employees commuting for “Essential Businesses” or “Essential Activities” during the Stay-At-Home Order .
This letter is available to be edited to fit your needs.