Business
Resource Center

Get Started

"The City of El Monte is proud to unveil our Business Resource Center, to assist El Monte Businesses get the information and resources they need to survive during this crisis. We thank you for your patience during this time and we will be updating this page regularly as more information becomes available."

Alma Martinez, City Manager
City of Monte, California

Welcome to the City of El Monte’s Business Resource Center!

The BRC will serve as the point of first contact for all your business needs. During this Public Health Emergency, the City will be offering assistance to Local Businesses affected by COVID-19.
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday
9am - 5pm

Virtual Job Fair

The El Monte Virtual Job Fair Program (the “Program”) is a collaboration with the City of Industry and the Industry Business Council. The Program will consist of a series of virtually held Zoom events that will be in partnership with non-profit and for-profit employers that have current job openings. The core objective of the Program is to match unemployed SGV residents with the employers that are currently hiring.

FAQ's - Employees

The City of El Monte’s Business Resource Center is here to answer your questions!

Congress recently passed the Family First Coronavirus Response Act. How does this apply to me?
What if I don’t have paid sick leave?
What if I can’t afford to pay my rent or utilities?
What if I’m a part-time employee and my hours get cut?
What if my company closes temporarily or I get laid off?

FAQ's - Employers

The City of El Monte’s Business Resource Center is here to answer your questions!

What are additional best practices I should consider?
Are there other markets I can reach to increase my business during this time?
What can I do as a business to help this situation?
Can I increase prices for my services and products?
What if I must lay off employees to avoid closing by business?
What if I must lay-off employees to save business?
Do I have to close my business?

El Monte Business Colation

Business Info Hub

New Program Looks to Pair Unemployed El Monte Workers with Jobs in City of Industry

New Program Looks to Pair Unemployed El Monte Workers with Jobs in City of Industry

El Monte and the City of Industry are launching a platform to help residents who...

Read More

UPDATE: The City of El Monte Business Grant Update #3

UPDATE: The City of El Monte Business Grant Update #3

Greetings El Monte Business Owners: Thank you for your continued patience and cooperation during this...

Read More

Social Media Marketing - Virtual Small Business Workshop

Social Media Marketing - Virtual Small Business Workshop

Join us for this free informative and engaging webinar to learn about social media strategies...

Read More

RESTAURANTS CAN NOW APPLY ONLINE FOR GREAT PLATES DELIVERED & SEE WHAT'S OPEN IN LA COUNTY

RESTAURANTS CAN NOW APPLY ONLINE FOR GREAT PLATES DELIVERED & SEE WHAT'S OPEN IN LA COUNTY

The County of Los Angeles is regularly updating resources on COVID-19 and offers today's update...

Read More

Job
Seekers

The City of El Monte is offering job matching services between local businesses and those affected by the COVID-19. Click the "Job Application" button below to get started. Job
Application

Employer
Partnerships

Employer Partners impact the local community by increasing employment and economic security for individuals that have been affected by COVID-19. Employer
Partnership Application

CLOSED! City of El Monte Business Grant Application

The El Monte Business Grant Program is a local city initiative offering short-term relief for small employers in the City of El Monte.

At Council's direction and to allow businesses ample time, the City will only accept applications as of 9:00 a.m. on Monday, April 27, 2020. Until such time, the application materials will be for public informational purposes only.

Councilman Jerry Velasco Introduces Grant Program for Small Businesses in El Monte (VIDEO)

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Online application OPENS Monday April 27, 2020 at 9am (Pacific Time)

Grant Application Form