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  • PO Box 1302 l 414 South Garnett Street, Henderson, NC 27536
  • 252.438.8414

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Websites for Coronavirus Assistance:

New Small Business Relief Grant:  Click on the link:  https://www.lisc.org/covid-19/covid-resources/

NC Governor’s Stay At Home Executive Order https://files.nc.gov/governor/documents/files/EO121-Stay-at-Home-Order-3.pdf
Listing of Essential Businesses and Specifications from the NC Governor.https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/6820431-EO121-Stay-at-Home-Order-3.html#document/p3/a558212

US Congress Stimulus Loans for Small Business – graphic from the US Chamber  https://www.uschamber.com/sites/default/files/023595_comm_corona_virus_smallbiz_loan_final_revised.pdf?fbclid=IwAR1qc9NHHJVvTnx2qqnZp30ZBk_u-GjtYzVSJyEzLG7jMuA-_UCrrf05Iug

Internal Revenue Service – FAQ’s  https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus

Information for Small Business Loans:
Small Business Center at VGCC  https://www.vgcc.edu/coned/small-business-center/
Granville Vance Public Health Department  https://gvph.org/
NC Dept of Health and Human Services  https://www.ncdhhs.gov/
Vance County Government  http://www.vancecounty.org/
City of Henderson NC http://ci.henderson.nc.us/
Regional Information and Loans from Kerr Tar Council of Governments  https://www.kerrtarcog.org/
The NC COVID-19 Rapid Recovery Loan Program https://ncrapidrecovery.org/

Vance County Schools – https://www.vcs.k12.nc.us/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&DomainID=4&ModuleInstanceID=5479&ViewID=6446EE88-D30C-497E-9316-3F8874B3E108&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=3300&PageID=1

North Carolina Chamber of Commerce  https://ncchamber.com/coronavirus-resource-guide/
US Chamber of Commerce  https://www.uschamber.com/coronavirus-response-toolkit
NC Dept. of Commerce https://des.nc.gov/
Loans/Grants  http://: https://www.threadcap.org/
Questions about hiring, layoffs, essential business registration contact: http://www.labor.nc.gov

Other Resources:

NC Statewide Coronavirus HelpLine 1-866-462-3821
Henderson-Vance County Chamber of Commerce  252-438-8414
NC Works 252-438-6129
Vance County Economic Development Commission  252-492-2094
Small Business Administration Loans and Customer Service Center
(800) 659-2955

NC Emergency Management and Essential Business Designation
This is the process provided by NC Emergency Management for companies wanting to make the case for essential/critical definition in the event the state moves to a shelter-in-place order or asks non-essential businesses to discontinue operations.  It’s important to note that the Governor has not indicated any need for shelter-in-place at this time. Please be aware that the BEOC (Business Emergency Operations Center) is experiencing a high volume of these requests, so the response could be delayed.
Businesses should email beoc@ncdps.gov.  In the email, they should provide the following:

  1. Business name
  2. Point of Contact including
    phone number
  3. Nature of their business and why they are critical to continue operations
  4. Business website

Local Financial Institutions:

BB&T (now Truist Bank) – Gaylen Hackemack – 252-492-2181

Benchmark Community Bank – Curtis Tyndall – 252-436-0051

Carter Bank & Trust Bank – Shannon Lewis – 252-438-6222

Coastal Credit Union – Sandra Braswell – 800-868-4262

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. – Bob Hubbard – 252-492-4145

Lendmark Financial – Becky Claiborne – 252-492-1166

State Employees Credit Union – Anna Lemert – 252-492-0168

Union Bank – Brad Baldwin – 252-430-0489

Woodforest National Bank – Jonathan Tyson – 252-430-8324

Restaurants Open For Take Out and Drive Thru:

Bojangles’s – 252-438-8446 – Drive Thru will remain open.

Buchanan’s Country Store – 252-456-2580 Call ahead and they will deliver to parking lot.

Chick-fil-A – 252-436-0010 – Drive Thru will remain open.

Citizens Pub and Grill – 252-598-0056 (Have not heard from owners at this time)

Cook Shack Catering – 919-497-0669 – Call for catering and special delivery.  www.cookshackcatering.com

George’s of Henderson Restaurant – 252-492-0090 – Call ahead and they will deliver to your car, for minimum orders of $30+ they will deliver to home/office.  www.georgesofhenderson.com

Golden Skillet – 252-492-4040 – Use their drive-thru.

JD Tacos Food Truck – 252-657-9430 – Food Truck set up on Dabney Drive in Henderson beside the Fire Station.  7 days a week – 11 am – 8 pm

Mayflower Seafood Restaurant – 252-738-2393 – Call ahead to order.

McDonald’s – Drive Thru will remain open.

Middleburg Steak House – 252-431-0350 – (Call for catering/take out)

Pino’s Italian Restaurant – 252-438-1341 – Call ahead for take-out.

Pizza Inn of Henderson – 252-492-2144 – Call ahead to order.

Ribeye’s of Henderson – 252-430-1117 – Temporarily Closed

Sadie’s Coffee Corner – 252-572-2542 – Call ahead or order online for take out orders.  https://www.sadiescoffeecorner.com/

Skipper Forsyth’s Bar-B-Q – 252-438-5228 – Call ahead for take-out.

Strickland Farms Catering – 919-497-6143 – Call for catering, special delivery.  www.stricklandfarmscatering.com

Subway – 252-430-1590 – Call for catering, take out.

Ted’s Catering Service – 252-438-0820 – Call for catering, delivery, special orders.  Can do box lunches with 3 hr notice, can cook meat/sides by request. www.TedWheeler@earthlink.net