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Business Connector: Local Business Updates Amid COVID-19

Share your business announcements with the community!

If you need assistance, have changing office hours/closures, special offers, or other information you would like to share related to your business during this time, please submit your announcement here.

This channel is available to all area businesses whether part of our chamber or not. The chamber will update the webpage daily, email the newsletter each Tuesday and Friday to our chamber investors and post on our social media sites. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube for the most up-to-date posts.

Disclaimer: Business operations are changing rapidly and we cannot guarantee that the following announcements are 100% up-to-date. Please reach out to the business directly with specific questions about their business hours and offerings.

 


FOOD & BEVERAGE PROVIDERS


Warpath Pizza*

Free Delivery & Curbside Pickup at Warpath Pizza! Order Online at www.warpathpizza.com. Warpath’s top priority is the health and safety of our employees, vendors, and guests. We’d like you to know that we are going above and beyond the already strict protocols to clean and sanitize the restaurant. We are currently exercising social distancing, curbside pickup, and monitoring employees health daily.


Catering with a Twist*

We have launched – Twisted Provisions, offering Meals To Go (Heat + Eat), Frozen Casseroles, Frozen Meal Kits, Groceries, and our house-made goodies. Visit our website here.


Shop LC*

Shop LC partners with No Kid Hungry which has received an outpouring of support and has collected over $5 million so far to support kids out of schools and in need of food. If you’re feeding children and families affected by the coronavirus, we’re here to help. Apply for grants here.


Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes*

Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes is OPEN FOR BUSINESS!! We have several options for our guests to enjoy a delicious burger! Order at the counter for take out, order online or call in for curbside pick up, delivered straight to your door by DoorDash. Visit our website here.


Bowties 2 Blue Jeans Catering Company*

Due to all event cancelling and rescheduling for the next two months, Bowties 2 Blue Jeans will now delivery family meals Monday through Friday to homes in Round Rock. Delivery will be between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. for a smaller delivery fee than usual. Check out our website and see if you are in the area for our new service and always great food. Monday is Chicken Marsala, Tuesday is bacon-wrapped Meatloaf, etc. Fresh Baked Cookies with each dinner! Thanks for your support!


Smokey Mo’s BBQ*

Currently ToGo, Curbside and 3rd Party Delivery Services are available. Regular hours are in place, at this time. Visit our website here.


Rudy’s Country Store & Bar-B-Q*

Rudy’s BBQ is OPEN FOR BUSINESS! We have several options for our guests to enjoy our BBQ or our Breakfast Tacos. Order at the counter and take it to go, order online or call ahead for curbside pick up, delivered to your door by DoorDash


Lammes Candies*

Lammes Candies is proud to now offer curbside pick-up in addition to welcoming walk-in customers! Simply call ahead to order, pay, and schedule pick-up. We’ll pack up your order and bring it to your car. Located in The Market at  620 & IH35, Round Rock 512.388.1885.


American Water Kinetico*

We are still open for business and offering 25% off all Kinetico Water Filtration Systems. We are taking all necessary precautions to keep our clients and staff healthy during this time. Don’t be effected by the bottled water shortage or try and brave the crowds, the safest thing for you is having bottled water quality in the comfort of your own home. Invest in a Kinetico Reverse Osmosis system for as low as $13 a month and have protect now and for years to come! Visit our website here.


Spare Time Texas*

Spare Time is open for take-out and catering (with delivery) from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  We are also on UberEats.  Visit our website or call us at 512.647.1799


Louisiana Longhorn Cafe, Inc.*

We are open for business with regular operating hours to serve our community. We are offering take out orders and front of the restaurant curbside. Our full menu is available. Also, don’t forget to take home that gallon of our Community Ice Tea!! Sweet and/or unsweet. Visit our website here.


Snack Room*

Snack Room is now offering curbside service. Popcorn, Ice Cream, & Hot Drinks. We serve Amy’s Ice Cream. Visit our website here.


Cover 3*

COVER 3 Round Rock is now offering expanded takeout services including: several new Family Meal packages, which are intended to feed 4 to 6 individuals and are available starting at just $45; over-the-phone payment; curbside pickup; 15%-off for pickup orders placed directly with the restaurant; extra $20 in credit to anyone who purchases a $100 gift card. Modified hours are now 11:00 a.m. to 7:00  p.m. daily (orders must be placed by 7:00 p.m. for pickup by 8:00 p.m. Visit our website for more information.


Golden Chick*

At Golden Chick it is our responsibility to ensure the safety and well-being of our guests and team members at all times. We are committed to providing food to the communities we serve when they need it most. That’s why all of our restaurants remain open and in service as best as we are allowed.  We continue to operate with drive-thru service, carry-out, or third party delivery where available.


MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream & Treatery*

Per the Williamson County mandate, the dining room is closed at MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream & Treatery at La Frontera Village. However, you can still phone in your to-go order for your favorite ice cream treats, as well as pints, quarts, and ice cream cakes and cupcakes. Curbside delivery is available, just call us at 512.246.9866.


Joe’s Crab Shack*

Joe’s Crab Shack serving to go from 12 noon to 8:00 p.m. View our menu here. We appreciate being able to serve our community. Thank You.


Pok-e-Joe’s Smokehouse*

Due to the public health situation and the guidelines set up by the city, we are now offering curbside pick up and delivery only at all five of our locations in the area. We would love you to promote that we are still open and operating, and that people can order online for delivery or curbside pick up. Check out our menu here.


Romano’s Macaroni Grill

Doorstep Drop Off. We are taking specific measures to bring carefully prepared, thoughtfully packaged, and safety sealed Italian favorites right to your door. Feast for five for $25 – available lunch and dinner Sunday through Thursday. Click here to order.


Round Rock Honey

We’re still open! Even if your local grocer was out of honey you can still get it here at our storefront by ordering online or we can bring it right to your door. Currently we’re only doing curbside pickup at our store from online orders. When you place your order online please let us know if you want to pickup from us and then just stop by our shop to grab it. Use code “CURBSIDE” for 5% off anything we have in stock, whether or not you pickup here or we deliver it.


Wayback Burgers

We are open 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday. We offer curb side pick up and drive thru and third party delivery thru Ubereats, Doordash and Grubhub. Customers have the option to order on line ,use our app, call in, or just use the drive through. We are offering 50% discount to first responders, nurses, health care workers, doctors, and drivers.


FanFood, Inc.

My name is Orlando Florez from FanFood and we are a Mobile Ordering platform for restaurants and live event venues. We are currently offering our platform FREE for 60 days to businesses that need a creative operational solution because of COVID-19. We can offer your customers an easy way to order curbside pick up & delivery (performed by restaurant staff members who may be out of work right now due to the dine-in no longer being offered). This can all be done through our free app!


Tarka Indian Kitchen

Tarka Indian Kitchen is open for take out and delivery at 2101 University Oaks Blvd, in the Ikea shopping center. Order online, use our new mobile ordering and loyalty app, or get the food delivered from DoorDash, UberEats, or Favor. We also have gift cards that can be purchased at stores or online from our website. Thank you for supporting us and all of our locally-owned neighbors.


Papi’s Pies

Papi’s Pies serves breakfast, lunch, and desserts with American, Mexican, European, and Bolivian flavors. We are now open with window service in the fresh air of our garden on Wednesdays to Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.. You can call in at 512.828.9047 or place your order at the window. See our menu here.


Cotton Patch

Cotton Patch Cafe, a Texas-inspired, scratch-made restaurant serving Southern classics is now providing family meals that serve 4-6 people for only $33. Guests can choose from Mama’s Meatloaf, Chicken Spaghetti or Chicken Tenders. Each meal comes complete with three family size sides: Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Southern Green Beans, Whole Kernel Corn, 6 rolls and butter. Additional family size sides can be added for only $3.


Adelyn Bakery Boutique

Adelyn Bakery Boutique is OPEN FOR BUSINESS. We mainly serve delicious Macarons, Creme Brulee, Cupcakes, Milk Tea, Fruit Tea, Coffee, Smoothies, Slushies, Snow Ice. Walk-in order at the counter for Take Out, order online or call in for pick up, delivered straight to your door by UberEats, DoorDash, Grubhub. We are located in the IKEA shopping center, next to Tarka Indian restaurant. We truly thank you everyone for the support!! Visit our website here.


NON-PROFITS IN NEED


R.O.C.K. Ride On Center for Kids*

Help needed! ROCK has suspended classes through April 10 and postponed our 14th Annual Barn Dance from April 4 to June 13. Wendy Prindle (wendy@rockride.org) is accepting gift cards/certificates for our silent auction to include in the rescheduled Barn Dance event. We would also greatly appreciate items on our Amazon wishlist. You can also make a donation directly on our website ROCKride.org.


Sacred Heart Community Clinic*

Help needed! Office supplies or Office Depot/WalMart gift cards to purchase them: printer/copier paper, stamps, envelopes, Post It notes, Avery labels (1”x2 5/8” and 4”x2”), and printer ink. We are having to reallocate our supply budget to cover the increase in staff salaries because our three staff providers are now working extended hours, as well as covering the shifts that our retired volunteer providers previously worked.


Healthy Kids Running Series*

Help needed! Healthy Kids Running Series Round Rock needs help in the flyer department. I need to reprint once a new date is set. Then I need businesses to get the word out that we are still running this season…but only after the threats of sickness are gone. Like our page and share our updates when we have them.


Central Texas Table of Grace*

Help needed! Currently we are in need of some essential supplies for our kiddos; toilet paper, Suave shampoo, hand sanitizer, male and female scented body washes, teen face wash, Lysol, scrubbing bubbles, rubber gloves, paper towels, paper plates, and paper cups. Presently some of our staff and volunteers are out due to being in vulnerable categories so paper goods will be a huge help allowing staff to keep an eye on kids and not worrying as much about washing dishes several times a day. Call Lee Ann at 512.762.7969 to coordinate drop off.


Fostering Hope

Help needed! We provide support, and trauma-informed coaching and training for foster and adoptive families, churches, and other organizations. This for us has always been in person. My team is having to look at what this looks like to do tele-coaching, on-line training, and perhaps even videos on demand. It means purchasing new software and the needed technology to implement this new model. So that’s our need. Visit our website here.


BUSINESS UPDATES


Right at Home*

During this time of uncertainly and displacement for many, Right at Home is proud be considered an essential business. We offer a wide range of services including housekeeping, grocery shopping, bathing, dressing, and toileting, to name a few. These services can be utilized whenever necessary, and we are available 24/7 with any inquiries. If you or someone you know can use a little help, feel free to reach out with questions. Sydney Greenwalt, Owner – 512.531.9453.


SWBC PEO*

The Department Of Labor (DOL) issued the Families First Coronavirus Act poster this morning. Covered employers must post this notice today in a conspicuous place with other employment law posters. If you do electronic posting of employment posters, post this poster electronically. DOL also issued guidance stating that the leave requirements are effective April 1, 2020. If you have any questions, please email me at John.Stratemann@swbc.com.


SWBC PEO*

The CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act) represents new rules and regulations for businesses with regards to payroll and HR. The bill itself is 880 pages but the link provided above is the most straight forward summary we have found. With all these changes, SWBC PEO would like to offer free guidance on payroll/HR matters to any chamber investor, or any Round Rock business for that matter. Contact me at 512.202.6822 or John.Stratemann@swbc.com


CMIT Solutions of Round Rock*

Do you need remote access to a work computer? CMIT Solutions of Round Rock can offer this service for Free until mid June. This service works for Windows and Mac computers. This service is secure and allow you to access your work computer from a home computer.


Baxter’s Salon

At this time we will be closed for the safety of our clients and our staff. We will reopen when it is safe to do so. I apologize for any inconvenience. Stay safe, wash your hands.


Minuteman Press*

$18 for stock images of NOW OPEN vinyl sign with Grommets installed in 2’x 2′: and posters in 18″x 24″ for COVID-19 Business Communication. Other size available. Visit our website here.


Huntington Learning Center*

Huntington Learning Center has launched a virtual tutoring platform. We will provide virtual one-on-one and small group tutoring and test prep sessions with Huntington’s certified teachers. Visit our website here.


Chisholm Trail Dental Health*

In accordance with Governor Abbot and the CDC guidelines, we are only able to see life-threatening dental emergencies until April 22. We will resume regular business hours as soon as it is safe. Until then, please call the office with any emergencies at 512.244.2796. You are in our thoughts at this challenging time. Thank you for your trust and support in us as your dental provider. Sincerely, Dr. Mike Asay


Austin Marriott North*

The Austin Marriott North is currently open and is available to host conferences up to 10 people while maintaining proper distancing. Video conferencing capabilities available as well as conference calls. Guest rooms are available with complimentary WIFI and access to Netflix and Hulu.


CenTex CBD*

CenTex CBD is offering free shipping for online orders. Also offering curbside pickup. Call the store when you arrive at 512.243-.5849.


Sleep Inn & Suites*

Sleep Inn & Suites is offering room discounts and complimentary use of our laundry facilities for long-term stays. We are also offering day rates for anyone needing a space to work. Our meeting room is available at a discounted rate for all of your business needs including training, staff meetings, and depositions. Please contact the sales department at 512.246.6000 or 512.696.6140 (cell).


Williams Innovation*

We are offering FREE tech consultations for any small business in Williamson and Travis County to help ensure everyone is able to work from home successfully and securely.  We will be offering our services with as little to no cost as possible to ensure that our community continues to flourish during this trying time. If you need help with any of the following please reach out: Secure Remote Access For Employees, Remote/Cloud Phone Access, Collaboration Platform Setup and Implementation.


Giocosa Foster Care & Adoption Services*

Giocosa staff is currently working remotely. However, with online training, we are still able to work through a large portion of our foster care or kinship application process. The majority of our homes are licensed in 90 days and our staff is always available to assist and support families. In these tough times our children need as much community support as possible. If you’re considering becoming a foster parent, you can begin the process with the application located on our website.


Austin Regional Clinic*

ARC Sendero Springs (737.220.7500) and ARC Round Rock (512.244.9024) are open and serving the community for all medical needs. We update our website daily with credible information concerning COVID-19. For additional resources, visit the COVID-19 FAQ page at AustinRegionalClinic.com or call the 24/7 ARC COVID-19 information and advice hotline at 866.453.4525


FASTSIGNS of Round Rock*

COVID-19 SUPPORT. FASTSIGNS of Round Rock is providing FREE banners for restaurants that are offering take out service during this difficult time.  2ft. x 3ft. “Open for Business – Pickup Order Here” banners are available at our store for no charge. (Please call ahead – limit two per customer) In addition, we are providing 50% OFF OF ALL COVID-19 SAFETY ITEMS: Signs, social distancing floor decals, acrylic sneeze guards, face shields, anti-microbial film and more.


Brinegar Properties – Commercial Real Estate*

Brinegar Properties continues to represent Commercial Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, and Tenants at this time. We have limited office hours to be by appointment only, but our brokers, agents, and staff are working remotely and are attentive to our clients needs. We are taking necessary precautions to comply with social distancing and we are available by phone, email, and video call. We look forward to serving your commercial real estate needs. Connect with us at 512texas.com


Shop LC*

Shop LC is hiring! Thank you for checking out our Warehouse Associate job! WE ARE DOING IMMEDIATE, SEASONAL TEMP HIRES with the potential to become permanent full-time with SHOP LC! Starting pay $13/hr + $2 bonus = $15 per hour! We are looking to add Warehouse Associates to our growing Warehouse team for 1st shift (7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) OR 3rd overnight shift (11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.) – packing, receiving, returns, etc.  Apply on our website.


9Round Fitness*

Don’t let shelter in place orders keep you from your fitness journey. 9Round Fitness now has on-line options that are getting raving reviews. Call 512.504.7830 for details.


Greater Austin Allergy, Asthma and Immunology*

At this time, our office continues to operate under our normal schedule with no disruption in care. If you still do not feel comfortable traveling into public or into our office, we are offering Telemedicine visits at this time. We are also offering “curb-side” injections for your convenience. Learn how to distinguish the difference between COVID-19 vs. Allergies vs. Flu. Please contact our office directly and we will be more than happy to accommodate your visit. To learn more, view our website.


Kirkpatrick CPA PLLC*

Many of us will need additional money to keep our business going until economic conditions improve. If you need an expert to help you forecast your cash, make tough cash choices, and assist with loan applications, come and talk with us now.


Austin Regional Clinic*

All ARC locations remain open and available to all patients. We have various ways for you to access the care you need. Request a telemedicine visit when you book an appointment at ARC Sendero Springs (737.220.7500) or ARC Round Rock (512.244.9024) and your doctor can evaluate you via video or phone. If you are a MyChart user, schedule your appointment through your MyChart account. For more information, visit AustinRegionalClinic.


Arrow & Child Family Ministry*

Arrow is working remotely until further notice with the Coronavirus. However, Arrow is still moving forward with our Arrow Trainings for licensing certification and all trainings will be online. Now,our Arrow Training will guarantee to license all Foster Parents within under 90 Days. Also, Arrow pays for all Home-Studies for our licensed Foster Parents through 3rd Party HomeStudy writer. Arrow really needs as many people ready to offer up their homes for Foster Kids during uncharted times.


Round Rock Express*

Given recent events around the world and with more children learning from home at this time, we invite you to join us in Spike’s Reading Challenge for kids twelve and under of all reading levels! More information can be found at RRExpress.com.


AJ O’Brien Enterprises, LLC dba ACtionCOACH*

PLAN, DON’T PANIC – 11 Steps Webinar. Emergencies and natural disasters can be difficult for a business to handle due to the unpredictability of the potential threat. There are however, some business threats that can be identified and planned for to ensure business continuity. Crisis management and crisis planning should not be practiced only when a business faces an emergency. On the contrary, crisis management and contingency planning should be part of a business’ overall strategy. Register here for our March 26 webinar.


Breeze Salon & Spa*

As we want to do our part to contain the COVID-19 virus, Breeze Salon will be closing for services through April 6. We will be open for curbside retail pickup Monday through Friday 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. until further notice. Please follow us for updates! We look forward to seeing all of you again as soon as it’s safe. In the meantime, get a $20 bonus when you buy a $100 gift card. Buy a gift card to use later!


TownePlace Suites Austin Round*

We are still open for business!!


Soapbox Express Carwash*

Soapbox Carwash is open and offering FREE car washes to doctors, nurses, law enforcement, and first responsders who show ID through March 31. All customers may drive through with the option to minimize interaction by simply purchasing a single wash or unlimited pass on our website. Our free vacuum service area is sanitized hourly and offers plenty of space to complete your car cleaning needs and utilize social distancing. Please visit our website for details and special offers.


Reset Mentoring*

Win a new grill, a wood cutting board, and a $100 HEB gift card. This raffle will help one of the finest teen mentoring organizations in all of Texas continue to stay on their course and mentor our youth. Reset Mentoring. Raffle tickets only $5 dollars. Visit our Facebook page for more information.


Baker Realty*

Baker Realty continues to list and show homes to buyers/sellers. To date, the demand has remained high. Baker Realty is taking necessary caution by utilizing social distancing, encouraging clients to use their own vehicles to meet at locations, and Baker Realty is offering and proving clients with virtual tours via live chat/video conferencing. Any questions on buying or selling can be located here.


Williamson Conference Center*

The Williamson Conference Center can accommodate meetings for groups of ten persons or less in one of six smaller meeting rooms. If your business is needing a private space for a training class, staff meeting, or deposition we are open and welcome your business. All of our meeting rooms include a screen and projector and free internet. The Williamson Conference Center is located at the Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in Round Rock. For more information or to book a meeting room, call 512.634.9106.


Holiday Inn Austin North Round Rock*

We are open for business. We are be offering day prices for those working from home and needing space and peace. Hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.mm the day rate of $69.00 plus taxes. Cal us at 512.246.7000.


AGE of Central Texas*

AGE of Central Texas staff are creating virtual services to be offered to clients and older adults and caregivers in the community, in an effort to help alleviate any negative effects for those self-selecting to stay home as an extra precaution. These services will be designed to keep older adults engaged, support caregivers, and prevent feelings of isolation – explore the resources here.


Miriam Moorman-Realtor®, JP&Associates*

We are talking extra precautions during this time including using video walkthroughs and meetings for both buyers and sellers if they choose, setting up sanitizing stations at all homes, and providing a list of guidelines for anyone who has decided to continue with their real estate plans at this time. As always, anyone mentioning Round Rock Chamber will get up to an additional $1000.00 at closing. Visit our website here.


iSPEAK, Inc.*

iSpeak will host a 60-minute webinar titled, ‘Corporate Storytelling‘ on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. CST. We tell stories all the time in business, but they go by different names like project plan, case study, sales forecast, or customer review. Every time you attempt to inform or persuade, you share a story. Instead of just dumping data on your audience,you can help them understand, engage, and approve with a better story! In this webinar you will receive models & techniques to help! Check out all upcoming webinars here.


PAM Rehabilitation Hospital*

With the spread of the COVID 19 virus-Post Acute Medical (PAM) is diligently implementing CDC guidelines as they emerge. With this changing landscape we want to assure our insurance providers, community partners, and referring facilities that we are able to admit patients. We are committed to providing high quality patient care and outstanding customer service, coupled with loyal, dedicated, and highly trained staff, to be the most trusted source for post-acute services. . Thank you for trusting us as your preferred Post Acute provider.


Western Governors University*

With the kids at home, many parents and grandparents are looking for ways to continue their studies and also to “home school.” The following is found on WGU’s FREE “Hey, Teach!” website. Check out these five tips for effective working and studying at home!


Pedernales Electric Cooperative, Inc.*

Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) has temporarily closed its offices to member interactions. PEC employees will continue to be available to help meet the needs of its membership over the phone and online. PEC has several convenient ways members can pay their bill, including via the SmartHub mobile app, by phone, mail, payment kiosk, or at participating Moneygram locations. To learn more, members may visit our website. PEC contact centers will continue to answer calls between 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Uptown Suites*

Uptown Suites Austin is now offering discounts on all extended stay guests. We also offer a free membership with our partner; Shipt, for all your grocery delivery needs including: several Family Meal packages, or individual daily needs. Discounts range up to 40% off weekly and monthly rates! Visit our website for more information.


Roosters Men’s Grooming Center*

As responsible members of our community, effective March 23rd, Roosters Men’s Grooming Center has temporarily closed for the well-being of our employees, customers, community, and the world. We’ll open back up as soon as we can and urge everyone to be safe and do their part to stop the spread of COVID-19. Please check our website and our Facebook page for updates about reopening or call 512.238.8600.


Patricia L. Brown & Associates*

To protect our clients and our staff, our firm remains open for business, although it will be strictly via telephone or video conference. No face to face contact until further notice. Visit our website here.


Aus-Tex Printing & Mailing*

Market you business with low-cost promotional products! Are you looking for personalized gifts to market your business, commemorate a special event, or boost your brand recognition? Business pens are a great option for anyone looking for low-cost, high quality promotional products that can be customized with logos, and even artwork. Pens are a great for trade shows or launching a new business. Call Emily today at 512.476.7581 or e-mail her to place an order today!


Williamson County & Cities Heath District*

Our public health agency is hard at work preparing and monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We know that many businesses, and therefore people, will be affected negatively and may need free to low cost assistance during this time. Do you need help due to COVID-19? Search for free and low-cost services at and stay updated about COVID-19 in Williamson County by visiting our website.


Personal Castles*

We have commercial disinfecting foggers for use in buildings such as hospitals, police stations, grocery stores, and so on. Our process greatly reduces the risk of viruses on all porous and non-porous surfaces. This treatment prevents microbial growth of 99% of the viruses, bacteria, and germs. It would cover the all surfaces eight feet and below including the floor and shelves. We have a limited supply of disinfectant so would like to keep contracts in the Round Rock area because we are part of the chamber and I would exclusively like to serve our area. Visit our website here. Call Jean Claude at 512.905.1110.


Express Commercial Cleaning, Inc.*

We are offering innovative cleaning options to combat the current threat of coronavirus. The threat of any virus should be taken seriously. This is a great time to disinfect your offices as we all prepare for employees and productivity to return. Through the use of proven and powerful electrostatic technology, we can eliminate these threats. For more information, please call us at 512.919.4333.


Central Transportation Systems. Agent for United Van Lines*

Virtual Surveys Only: Beginning March 25 for certain states. One of the best things we can do to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to limit any unnecessary in-person contact with others. While our business requires we enter the customer residence to provide packing and loading services, we can conduct the survey remotely. Stay safe & healthy!  Contact Sandra Alton at 512.585.7846.


Keller Williams Realty/Cindy Crawford Group*

Our office is currently closed to the public; however, if you need to sell a home, I can help. Or if in the market for a new home, I can still help! We are doing a lot of virtual tours and if a home is vacant, can do a video walk through for you (as long as you aren’t already working with another REALTOR). People are still moving to Round Rock and need a home. Visit our website here.


Rock Springs*

Rock Springs is open 24/7 to help those experiencing a mental health crisis. We are all urged to take precautions amid the coronavirus outbreak. We encourage those with mental health crises to help us reduce unnecessary emergency room visits by directly calling Rock Springs at any time at 512.819.9400. This will lessen the risk of exposure for behavioral health patients & allow the ER’s medical teams to focus on the physical health needs of others during this time.


Epic Sales Advisors*

Round Rock Chamber, Jason Ball, Laura McManus, Lauren Sellers, Nichole Vance, Roni Bigelow, Amy Mizcles, Katarina Rivera, and Scotti Woolery-Price – Thanks for all your leadership in this tough time. I have converted all my face-to-face meetings to Zoom meetings. This is challenging as I love visiting with people but do not want to be spreading anything to anyone or to my family. I am staying positive and will listen to anyone who wants to let off any steam or stress. Email me here. Need digital marketing support? Visit our website here.


The Big Clean Laundromat*

The Big Clean is committed to helping you and your family stay clean and healthy. Locations such as the one at 712 S Mays St, Round Rock, TX 78664, will remain open for business to meet all laundry needs. If you feel that you’d prefer to drop off and not hang out, please keep in mind, they do offer a same day turn around drop off wash and fold service- all inclusive, starting at just $1.09/lb. Call 512.2847074 for more info.


Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County, Texas*

All Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County operations have been suspended until Monday, April 20. However, the suspension may be extended. Updates on HFHWC activities will be provided every Tuesday. ReStore is closed for sales and donations will not be accepted or picked up beginning March 18. Please do not leave donations/items at either ReStore.  There will be no volunteer activities of any kind – construction, repair, ReStore, office or committee.


Edward Jones-Joseph Jeffers*

Our office is closed to the public, but I am still doing business every day. I am available to answer questions, listen to your concerns, and provide advice to the best of my ability with the changes that are taking place in rapid fashion. Please reach out by phone (512.296.2089) or email if there is anything I can do to help with your finances and/or planning for goals that you have. We will get through this together.  Visit our website here.


Round Rock ISD Partners in Education Foundation*

The Round Rock ISD Partners in Education Foundation will be working remotely until April 3. We will continue check our emails throughout this time, but no one will be in the office to answer phones. For questions, comments or for more information please email us. We appreciate your continued support for the students, teachers and staff of Round Rock ISD.


Alzheimer’s Texas*

We are working remotely and have canceled all events thru April 3. Please check our website and social media for updates.


Financial Integrated Solutions*

We’re available for virtual meetings. When chaos is all around you, make sure you have an advisor on your team who can help you navigate difficult times. We can help you create a customized personal or business financial plan. Call today to setup a virtual meeting! 512.993.8954


Delighted Paws Pet Care*

We love our healthcare workers! Through the end of April, Delighted Paws Pet Care will offer 15% off all services to anyone in the healthcare industry who is impacted by the current healthcare crisis. We know that you’ve been putting in longer than normal hours and we can’t say thank you enough! We can provide your pups a mid-day exercise and potty break so you have one less thing to worry about during your busy day. Thank you for all that you do in keeping our community safe and healthy! Visit our website here.


Cynergy Data*

We are proud to have been located in downtown Round Rock for the past sixteen years. As part of our local community, Cynergy Data loves serving our business partners. We are thankful for the opportunity to partner with the Round Rock Chamber as their merchant services provider for the past nine years. We would like to extend the same fee structure to chamber investors. Please contact us at 512.250.2380 and ask for Bill.


Typhoon Texas Water Park*

We are currently closed until Memorial Weekend, but we still have discounted online sales for Round Rock Chamber investors.


Energy Affiliates*

Energy Affiliates wants to assist area businesses by reviewing your electricity contract for language that could result in penalties for under usage during this time. We will advise you on how to reach out to your provider to negotiate. Residential customers – it’s more important than ever to pay less on utilities. Reduced power rates & WIRELESS for $35/line, unlimited talk, text & data. Call us at 817.999.6951 or email.


Microsoft Store*

Microsoft Store at The Domain is temporarily closed through April 3. Visit our website for updates. Our store business team is working remotely and is available to answer questions and transact purchases. Reach out to us via email with any needs.


BeLocal*

My colleagues and I want support you and the entire ATX/Round Rock business community during this unprecedented time. We’ve created a Facebook page called “Shop Safely & Support Locally” to provide the public with a one-stop-shop to learn about the ways they can support YOU right now. So tell us all, how are you providing value to your customers while adapting your business to this new world of “social distancing”. Click here to post directly to the page.


Rose Dental Group*

At Rose Dental Group, we have modified our services and hours. From now until April 5, we will be seeing emergency patients at our Parmer Lane location, Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To schedule an emergency dental appointment, please call 512.251.6125.


Infinity Technology Consultants*

Businesses need reliable and responsive IT support more than ever! We have had several of our clients reach out to us requesting the ability to work remotely. If you, your business, or your employees need assistance with setting up remote access, working remotely, need IT support, or are in need of any other IT services give us a call. We’re here to help! Visit our website here.


The Cats Meow CBD

We handcraft hemp CBD products for people and pets here in Round Rock and are still open. For the next three months we are offering FREE shipping site wide and a FREE lip balm with every order. Visit our website here.


Toast and Timber

Due to the City of Austin’s mandate, our workshops our closed to the public. We are now offering DIY kits for families to enjoy at home. All the supplies are included and there’s an option for delivery and pick up. Let us brighten up your day by delivering a DIY kit to you! 🔨 Zero experience is required-we have projects for all ages! Order online, choose your design, and we’ll bring it straight to your door. 📦🎨🎉


360 Press Solutions

We are classified as an essential business so we are open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Monday through Friday. Please contact me, if you have printing and mailing needs. Teri Diaz-Aguayo – 512.300.4961.


Higher State Technology

We know that companies are having to consider what it means to be managing a remote workforce. Personal devices need to be vetted before connected to corporate networks. If you would like a 15 minute review on your IT readiness and security, we can Zoom! Here are considerations: 1. What type of a worker is this? 2. Evaluate PC assets available for remote workers. 3. Evaluate network situations for remote-in access. Determine needs/process. 4. Evaluate employee’s data/software access needs. Email Cindy Goldsberry.


PostNet Round Rock & PostNet Leander

PostNet Business Center is open as we are an Essential Service with mailing and shipping, should you want to send a care package to relatives. Maybe you still need copies, a Notary, or to send a fax. Since more businesses are being affected, this is a good time to have us design, print, mail “Care Cards” to your customers e.g “Hey Joe, I’m checking in to see how you’re doing, how business is affected.” Folks like to be thought of as special. Mail is like a gift right now as we isolate ourselves.


SCORE Austin

Please see our calendar for  virtual SCORE AUSTIN workshops designed for small businesses to learn from experts.


Big Gorilla Design

Big Gorilla Design is lending a hand helping out local businesses who have been impacted by the coronavirus & business closings. If you are a local Round Rock or Austin business, who needs to get an e-commerce component onto your website or has other website needs for adapting to the coronavirus and the current shelter in place order, we are offering our services at a very reduced rate for local impacted businesses, in order to help with these aspects over the next couple of months.


Franz Graphics

We have two special offers for everyone. First offer is an Epson WF-5710 MFP for $235 plus shipping. Purchase online here. Second offer is 15% off first print order. Good for banners, signs, etc. Great for letting your customers know you are open or making delivery flyers.


Family Chiropratic of Round Rock

We are open our regular business hours and we are accepting new patients and accept most health insurances. Visit our website here for office hours.


Healthmarkets

If your in need of Medicare assistance, please reach out to me. Healthmarkets can help you know what kind of benefits you have to assist doing this time. How to use your Medicare or Healthcare plans. Have medicine delivered to your home. Have food delivered to home. Have a doctor talk to you, tell-a-doc phone call. Some plans have a nurse come to your home. Car assistance to doctors. Please reach out to me, I can assist you with questions. Christie Colyar at 512.573.9685.


NuBrakes Mobile Brake Repair

NuBrakes is still providing on-demand mobile brake repair services in the Austin-Round Rock Metro area. No need to go step into a repair shop, let our certified brake techs come out to your home or office and tackle your auto-related repairs right where you’re parked! Business hours are maintaining from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Receive a free brake repair estimate.


Therapy Central of Round Rock

We will be open during our normal business hours until further notice. We have taken every precaution to minimize risk of the transmission of COVID-19. Many of our clients come to us in such extreme pain that they would be forced to go to an ER, Medi-Clinicm or Pain Management Clinic for relief, (all of which would be a greater risk for exposure), if we weren’t open.  If you CAN wait to get relief until all of this calms down, please do. We’ll be here when you’re ready. Visit our website here.


ActionCOACH Austin

I would like to offer a free webinar to any executives and business owners you know. We are guiding our clients on practically a daily basis right now through different outlets. We have a system and methodology we coach our clients through to make sure they continue to thrive during situations like the one we are currently in. If this would be of value, I am here to support where and when needed. Visit our website here. Dr. Michael Hartley, PhD, ActionCOACH Austin CEO | Global Sr. Partner. 512.240.2623‬


1-800-BOARDUP of North Central Texas

EMERGENCY BOARDUP SERVICE AVAILABLE. Does your business need to close for COVID-19 precautions? Do you need to board up for security purposes?  We are 1-800-BOARDUP, your “go to” for board-ups in the Austin, TX metro. Call us 24/7 for IMMEDIATE service in Williamson, Travis, or Bell Counties.


TMC

We know this time of uncertainty can be quite daunting. Let us help! TMC has experts in organizational change, online professional development and training, and transition services. We help businesses navigate change. TMC is open to deliver certification and professional exams for our partners including PearsonVue, Certiport, PSI, Scantron, and the College Board. To schedule a free consultation or an exam, call 737.808.3871 or email us here. Group discounts available.


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