Virginia Tourism is working closely with the U.S. Travel Association, the Office of the Governor, the Virginia Department of Health, and other state agencies to provide the most up-to-date information to our industry partners, and to take proactive measures to protect the health and safety of our citizens and visitors.
March 30, 2020: A Message from Rita McClenny, President & CEO, Virginia Tourism Corporation
CARES Act Information
Congress recently passed the CARES act to provide emergency relief for Americans affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The bill is the largest rescue package in US history, and addresses the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic by offering direct payment to most Americans and special financing for businesses large and small.
VTC works with many research partners across the country and around the globe to get the most up-to-date, salient information to share with our industry partners
Messaging & Content Strategy
These are uncertain times and things are rapidly changing day to day, but we are in this together. VTC is standing by and is here to support you as we all fight to get through this–together.
Our international team continues to work to keep Virginia top of mind in our target markets overseas and in Canada.
Business Assistance Resources
The Virginia Tourism Corporation realizes that our travel industry partners have been impacted by COVID-19. Resources will be updated as they become available.
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For the most up-to-date information, please visit www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus or