Virginia Craft Brewers Guild

Virginia Craft Brewers Guild

dedicated to the growth of independent craft breweries in the Commonwealth

This Year’s Small Brewery Sunday Is More Important Than Ever (via Mike Pomranz @ Food and Wine)

On November 29, consider buying beer—or anything—directly from your favorite local brewery. Small, independent brewers have become the backbone of America’s beer industry. As of last year, the United States had well over 8,000 breweries and …

Governor Northam Invites Small Businesses and Nonprofits to Apply for Up to $100,000 from Rebuild VA Grant Fund

Program allotted additional $30 million, eligibility expanded RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Rebuild VA, a grant program to help small businesses and nonprofit organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, will expand eligibility criteria and …

Governor Northam Allocates $30 Million in CARES Act Funding to Fast-Track Broadband Projects

Localities can apply for funding to support expansion of high-speed, broadband internet RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Virginia is allocating $30 million in funding from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Recovery, and Economic Security (CARES) …

Richmond’s acclaimed craft brewing industry seeks to right ship after struggling through worst of pandemic (via Zach Joachim @ Richmond Times-Dispatch)

“Chaotic,” “agonizing,” “devastating,” a “roller coaster,” a “free fall” — these are the descriptors the people behind Richmond-area breweries use to depict the adverse effects the coronavirus pandemic has had on the region’s acclaimed craft …