Coronavirus Information

By June 5, 2021News

Maintaining the health of the YBCBD staff and teams that provide our services is a top priority and we have altered some of our services. Here are important updates and information.

Government Updates and Information

How to sign up to get vaccinated

SF Government’s Updated Reopening Information Page and Timeline

Dept. Of Public Health Press Releases and Public Statements

Tax Relief Program

State of CA Official COVID-19 Webpage

For updated information from the San Francisco Government click here

For Businesses and Employees
African American Small Business Revolving Loan Fund

New State Tax Relief for Small Businesses

California Rebuilding Fund

Salesforce Small Business Grants

SF HELP Round 2 0% Interest Loans for Small Businesses

Returning to the workplace safety information

Support Black-Owned Businesses

OEWD Webinars for EDD Assistance for both Employers and Employees

SF Water and Power Assistance

Public Assistance Grants for Non-Profits

Grants for Neighborhood and Women-owned businesses

Payment Protection Program Application

Moratorium on business evictions

Facebook Grants for Small Businesses

Facebook Grant Information Sheet

SF Workers and Families First Paid Sick Leave Information

Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Assistance

Information on the Commercial Eviction Moratorium

SF Chamber of Commerce Small Business Resources Page

Employers information on everything from legal to financial assistance

Moratorium on evictions for small and mid-sized businesses in San Francisco

List of Arts Resources During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Community Arts Stabilization Trust

State EDD Response and Information here

Information from the Office of Small Business

Download the City’s Measure for Small Business Relief here

Office of Labor Standards Enforcement Guidance and Resources

Resources for California Non-Profits

Revolving Loan Fund

Job Opportunities


SFMTA Travel and Transportation Updates

SFMTA’s Essential Trip Card program

BART COVID-19 Updates

BART Service Reduction Announcement

SFMTA Information and Response


Health Information and Services

Mental Health Resources

COVID-19 Testing in SF

Free COVID-19 Testing In SF for Essential Workers

Testing information for essential service providers

Up to date COVID-19 statistics in San Francisco

Testing Site Information in SOMA

For information on free child care in San Francisco click here

To get updated information from the San Francisco Department of Public Health text “COVID19SF” to 888-777

California Department of Health Information Page here

For information on how to get tested click here

SF Water Power and Sewage Updates


Yerba Buena Focused
Yerba Buena Gardens Statement

Download the YBCBD’s Statement Regarding Services and the COVID-19 Pandemic here


Diversions for Quarantine
Free Online Classic and Independent films from the US Public Libraries and Universities

Working Mother Online Magazine

Gay Parenting Online Magazine

Hip Mama

SFMOMA Museum From Home

Museum of the African Diaspora Online

Bored Panda

The Onion

Where to get more info?

Stay up to date on this rapidly evolving situation by visiting or and the CDC’s website:

The SF DPH has more information on its infectious disease site: