Job losses during the COVID-19 pandemic were highly uneven, exacerbating existing inequities in Philadelphia.
Governor Tom Wolf announced that $145 million in funding will be distributed to all 67 Pennsylvania counties through the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program to help support the commonwealth’s hospitality industry. Funding will be provided in the form of block grants to each county based on population and will be allocated by February 28.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation approved Friday by lawmakers that carries over $900 million in pandemic-driven aid for hard-hit hospitality businesses, private schools and people struggling to pay rent or utility bills.
If you are a leader in the Philadelphia Hospitality & Entertainment industry, please take 5 minutes to complete the below Hospitality & Entertainment Immediate Needs survey. This survey will assist the Philadelphia region’s Hospitality & Entertainment Industry Partnership (H&EIP) to model our priorities around your needs as we work our way into the reopening and recovery effort.