SBA Prioritizes Small Businesses in PPP Loan Programs

Yesterday, the White House announced several measures to ensure the smallest firms have access to Paycheck Protection Program loans, including an exclusive application window for firms with fewer than 20...

February 24, 2021

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Forward Fosyth Names Slade Gulledge VP of Economic Development

Slade Gulledge has been named Vice President of Economic Development for the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce.  The business organization is the key point of contact for new and existing...

February 9, 2021

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COVID-19 Vaccine Insights

It seems like there are new developments about COVID-19 every day, and it can be hard to keep up with the latest information. But one of the most important recent...

February 3, 2021

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Bringing Your Business into the New Year

2020 may be behind us, but it has left many lasting changes that may affect the way you manage your business for 2021. Whether it’s making changes to your goals...

January 20, 2021

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Forward Forsyth Partners Recap 2020 at the Annual Economic Development Summit

At the community's annual Economic Development Summit the Forward Forsyth partners (Forsyth County Government, Forsyth County Chamber, Forsyth County Schools, Forsyth County Development Authority and Forsyth County's higher education institutions)...

January 6, 2021

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Second Relief Package Provides Next Round of PPP Funding

On December 20, 2020, Congress agreed on a new $900 billion Covid relief package, which includes an additional $284 billion for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for small businesses, created under the...

December 23, 2020

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Local & State Officials Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Interchange on GA 400

Forsyth County and state officials gathered on Tuesday, Nov. 17th, to officially break ground on the widening of SR 369 as well as the creation of a grade-separated, partial cloverleaf...

December 16, 2020

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Looking Ahead: What Manufacturers Should Prepare for in 2021

The year 2020 has certainly had its ups and down, especially in the business community. Companies large and small had to face unprecedented circumstances as they worked to comply with...

December 2, 2020

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Forsyth County Parks & Recreation Receives GRPA Agency of the Year Award

Forsyth County Parks & Recreation received the Georgia Recreation and Park Association (GRPA) Agency of the Year Award during the GRPA awards banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 7th. The award is...

November 18, 2020

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Forsyth County Schools’ Graduation Rate Tops State Rates

Forsyth County Schools (FCS) is pleased to announce the 2020 graduation rate, 96.14%, which is the highest graduation rate in the history of the school district. This year’s graduation rate...

November 12, 2020

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