Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
June 3, 2020
Harford County will be providing COVID-19 small business relief grants, paid for from Harford County’s share of the federal CARES Act funding. Small businesses with 2 to 50 employees can apply for $7,500 grants toward social distancing expenses, PPE purchases, payroll and other operating costs. Farmers with 10+ acres can apply for grants of $2,500. Applications, FAQs, and other details can be found HERE.
NMTC VIRTUAL WATER COOLER will be held Thursday, June 4, 4:00 -5:00 PM. Palumbo Insurance presents the HOT Cooler Topic: - Insurance and the Pandemic – what you should know. The first 15-20 minutes covers the HOT Cooler topic, the remainder of the cooler hour we ask questions, get answers, solve problems. Register HERE.
NEW: The APG Advanced Planning Briefing for Industry (APBI) will held virtually, June 9-10. APG will be using the Microsoft Teams platform, which will provide the ability to foster new ideas, communicate, and connect with government partners as we look ahead to the challenges and opportunities in 2021. Information about how to access MS Teams will be forthcoming. Click HERE for more info.
Changing Focus: Moving From We to Me is a FREE intensive, interactive, hands-on program designed for service members and their spouses who are transitioning from active duty to the civilian sector, and veterans of any era who want to reset their transition. This program is now available virtually! Register for the June 11-14 session HERE. Changing Focus is the flagship program of the Leader Transition Institute, a 501c3 organization based in Harford County, Maryland.
Join NMTC on June 17, 8-9AM, for an informative session presented by the experts at CMIT Solutions on the latest details and updates on the evolving CMMC – Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification as it affects ALL DoD contractors, their subs and others doing business with the federal government. Register for the TechKey ZoomCast by clicking HERE.
NMTC iDisruptor 3.4 Tech Talk on June 24, 4 – 5:30pm, presents “COVID-19 and the Future of Work.” COVID-19 has dramatically disrupted the economy and altered work as we know it. To pivot to the next "normal," we must re-imagine what economic progress will look like and how the new workplace and workforce will support it. For information on sponsorship and attending this Zoom Cast, CLICK HERE.
The 1st Annual “Monument to Monument Run to Honor!” will be held August 29, 2020 at 9am on APG. This 5k Run/Walk is to recognize and honor our Fallen Service Members and their surviving Family members. To sign up CLICK HERE. The run is capped at 500 so be sure to register soon!
“The Magic of Science Fair and Festival,” a major science festival, at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen on Oct 17, 2020. The day will feature a regional science fair for middle school students that begins at 8 a.m. and culminates with an awards ceremony at 3 p.m. The main Festival begins at 11 a.m. and lasts until 4 p.m. There will be activities for learners of all ages, from infants to adults. This event is free and is hosted by the APG Discovery Center. Click here to read the press release, click here for the flyer. For more information about the APG Discovery Center and the Magic of Science Fair and Festival, visit www.apgdiscovery.com, or contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Army Alliance Annual Dinner Meeting - August 31, 2020, Water's Edge Events Center, Belcamp