Coronavirus Resources

Below you will find business information and resources relating to the COVID-19 outbreak. The Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce is here for you during this challenging time. If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to call our office at (920) 303-2265, ext. 18 (John Casper) or ext. 14 (Rob Kleman), and we will help you in any way we can. 

Grants and Loans

Wisconsin Fast Forward Program

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Grants

Wisconsin Tomorrow Small Business Recovery Grants

Wisconsin’s “We’re All In” Grant Program – Phase 2


Paycheck Protection Program

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program

Information and Guides

Forms and Applications

Local Financial Resources

Other Financial Resources


Employer Resources

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)

Oshkosh Chamber March 30 Webinar

“Personnel Issues and Legal Concerns Facing Employers Under the COVID-19 Environment,” presented by von Briesen & Roper, s.c.

Oshkosh Chamber May 15 Webinar

“Return to Work: Best Practices to Keep Your Work Place Safe” presented by von Briesen & Roper, s.c. and J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Department of Labor Guidelines

Guidelines released by the Department of Labor about where you can post the flyer:

  • Post notice in conspicuous place on premises, preferably where other legal notices are posted.
  • Sending copy of notice to each employer is not necessary, but permissible.
  • Notice in language other than English is not required.
  • Notice must be posted for current employees only; no requirement to share notice with laid-office employees
  • Employers are not required to give notice to new job applicants.
  • Notice must be posted in each building of the employer if employees report directly to each building as opposed to a main location.

Additional Employer Information


Other Resources

Business Resources

Health and Safety


Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce Operational Update

The coronavirus situation is causing us, as an organization, to adjust our programming in response to feedback we are getting from the business community. Consequently, some of our events have been postponed or will be rescheduled. We will continue to monitor the evolving coronavirus situation and will make appropriate decisions on upcoming Chamber events if needed.

We understand that public concern about COVID-19 will continue to cause people to be cautious. We encourage everyone to understand the facts about COVID-19 to make informed decisions. All employers should be ready to implement strategies to protect their workforce from the coronavirus while ensuring continuity of operations.

Our Oshkosh Chamber staff is here to serve you. While some of our staff is working remotely during this time, please don’t hesitate to reach out to them at any time for support and assistance. Listed below is a list of all contact information for each staff member. The Oshkosh Chamber’s direct dial number is (920) 303 – 2265.

  • John Casper – President/CEO | Ext. 18
  • Rob Kleman – Senior Vice President – Economic Development | Ext. 14
  • Patti Andresen-Shew – Education and Talent Development Director | Ext. 29
  • Connie Carmical – Chamber Sales Representative | Ext. 32
  • Mark Halfen – Administrative Assistant | Ext. 12
  • Alice Roberts – Controller | Ext. 23