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COVID-19 Resources

Bee County Judge George P. Morrill III has reported that the Bee County Expo Center has been selected to serve as a permanent testing site for Bee and surrounding counties. No appointment or insurance needed - first come, first served. Typical turnaround will be 2-3 days, results provided by contractor only.

For more information call the hotline: 361.492.5981

You can also follow the Bee OEM on Facebook for the latest information.

Loans, Grants, & More

Beeville CARES Small Business Grant
The City of Beeville will invest $186,000.00 into small businesses as part of Beeville CARES, a broad relief program supporting the needs of small business owners in response to the pandemic that are located within the Beeville City Limits. This one-time grant places emphasis on small businesses that have been negatively impacted by the global pandemic. Click here to learn more & view application.


Small Business Association
In order to make the Economic Injury Disaster Loan application process more efficient and timely, the Small Business Association has instituted the following changes:
  • Choose "Apply Online"
  • Download listed business forms
  • Complete the necessary forms
  • Upload the forms via print & scan (or print completed forms and see mailing instructions)
  • Instructional webinars are available.
New guidance clarifies eligibility of faith-based organizations to participate in the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loan program.


Lift Fund
LiftFund is ready to assist you during this time. We have special public and private partnerships to assist small business across our footprint. Please note that there is limited funding for the special programs, but we are offering a LiftFund COVID-19 loan to assist small businesses during this time. Visit Website


Facebook Grants
Facebook is launching a $100M grants program to help the small business community weather the challenges related to the COVID-19 outbreak. They'll be posting more information over the next few weeks around eligibility and the full application process. Please go to for more details to come.


Yelp Relief for restaurants and bars impacted by the Coronavirus
Local businesses are Yelp’s lifeblood, and they want to do what they can to help them during this extremely challenging time. On March 20, Yelp announced $25 million in relief, primarily focused on supporting independent, local restaurant and nightlife businesses, in the form of waived advertising fees and free advertising, products, and services during this period.


GoFundMe Small Business Relief Fund
The Small Business Relief Fund will provide micro-grants to qualifying small businesses negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Small Business Relief Fund is part of the Small Business Relief Initiative: a program supported by GoFundMe, Yelp, and Intuit QuickBooks. The Small Business Relief Initiative will supply financial assistance and support to businesses across the country by providing grants, tools, and resources to help during the crisis.

Support Our Local Restaurants


Connect with the Public

Open to the public?

If you are taking in customers let them know that you care about their health with this flyer. Fill out & hang it in your window for all to see what you are doing.
Need details for the proper opening protocols? Download the guidelines here.
Let's support each other & stay safe!






Let the public know your safety protocols - use these free signs to inform them of the new safety guidelines:

Staying connected to your community can be difficult while self isolating, that's why we've put together this graphic to help!

Keep Connected with Coworkers, Friends, & Family

Prevent uninvited guests from joining your meeting:
Use a one-time meeting ID. Enable room waiting to approve guests. Disable join before host to prevent anyone from sharing before you start the meeting. Once the meeting has started & everyone is in, lock the meeting to prevent others from joining.
If someone unwanted does join, lock them out of the call, mute their mic & camera so they cannot disrupt your call.

Let's Color!


Help the kiddos say thanks to the essential workers out there & download our coloring book. Pages can be submitted back to the chamber to post on our Facebook page & you can hang them in your windows for all the workers to see!


Now, more than ever, the business community needs your support. The Bee County Chamber of Commerce is launching a Gift Card Incentive Program to encourage customers to support local businesses by purchasing gift cards. We hope this initiative will provide companies with much-needed revenue during this uncertain time.

The Gift Card Incentive Program is open to all Bee County businesses who have gift card purchasing options.

Want to register your business? Scroll down & use our submission form below!

*Notice: Some businesses participating in this program may not resume regular operations for a period of time and therefore you will be unable to redeem any purchases until that time. Any transaction made via this page is between the individual and the business they are purchasing from. The Bee County Chamber of Commerce is not responsible for any inability to redeem purchases made.

Ag Pro John Deere

1985 US-59 E
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-1717

Alamo Lumber Co.- Alamo Hardware

400 S Washington
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-2711

Aztec Chevrolet

772 US-181
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-1681

Bethune & Son

108 W Corpus Christi
Beeville, TX

(361) 597-3065

Blake Fulenwider

115 W Houston
Beeville, TX


Blue Ribbon Country Store

1701 N Frontage Rd Box 399
Beeville, TX

(361) 392-3333

Church's Chicken

611 NE Washington
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-9256

Coastal Bend Distilling Co.

201 N Madison A
Beeville, TX

(361) 492-5846

Coffee Barrel

401 W Corpus Christi
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-5282

Cricket Wireless 

418 E F-M 351
Beeville, TX

(361) 354-5772

Dairy Queen

1610 N Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-2204

Domino's Pizza

1903 N Saint Mary's
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-6871

Elder's Country Store & Market, Inc

1600 N Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-4036

Factory Connection

2400 N Saint Marys Street Suite A
Beeville, TX

(361) 254-3095

Fuller Tractor

1905 W Corpus Christi
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-4084

HEB #412 - Beeville

100 E Houston
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-4553

Hogue's Jewelry Inc.

202 N Washington
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-3859

McCoy's Building Supply #40

170 West FM 351
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-5111

McDonald’s of Beeville

2301 N Saint Mary
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-4770

Ranch Hand Equipment

1600 S Washington
Beeville, TX

Republik BBQ & Beer Garden

4402 N Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 354-5189

Rio Entertainment Inc

806 E Houston
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-0338

Schulz & Wroten Pharmacy Inc.

122 N Washington
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-1150

Scores Sports Bar & Grill

1502 N Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-5055

Shark Shack Shave ICE

(361) 362-7393

Sonic Drive-In

2000 Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-7925

South Texas BBQ Emporium

2306 Old Houston Hwy
Beeville, TX

(361) 343-2362

Subway Sandwiches

1700 N Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-6000

Superior Auto

510 S Washington
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-6611

Wal-Mart #0463

502 E F-M 351
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-4764


1710 N Saint Mary’s
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-8454

Wicker Basket

300 N Washington
Beeville, TX

(361) 358-8638

Submit your business for the Gift Card Incentive Program

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