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The North East Fabricare Association

"Profit Fest '23" set for
November 4 & 5 in Salem, NH

NEFA’s Profit Fest program is a unique blend of education sessions and exhibits designed to help attendees prepare for the new opportunities facing our industry.  This year's event will feature all new speakers, additional networking opportunities, and professional development tools for all attendees.  Join in and meet your peers from across the region -- and country!  


Featuring some of the foremost experts on Building Profits

Click Here for Schedule & Conference Details

Click Here for Sponsorship Information

The Artisan Hotel at Tuscan Village is now
taking Reservations!


Welcome to Salem's newest luxury destination, an upscale boutique hotel located in the heart of Tuscan Village. Our hotel features elegant and spacious accommodations with upscale amenities and exceptional service to ensure your stay is unforgettable. Walkable amenities include village restaurants, shopping, interactive hands-on classes, various events, and live entertainment. With easy access to local attractions and scenic landscapes, our hotel is the ideal choice for your next New England getaway. 

NEFA has already locked in a special room rate of only $189/night based on double occupancy and reservations can be made by calling Marriott Central Reservations 1-888-236-2427, if calling Central Reservations they need to specify the hotel name – The Artisan Hotel at Tuscan Village and the room block name – NE Fabriccare, or click the link below:

Click Here to Make Your Reservation

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NEFA Covid-19 Resources

Please note these resources are sent to us by reliable sources, but we are not responsible for the accuracy of the information contained.  We provide these resources as general information, and to help our members navigate the complex landscape of doing business today.

*New* Synopsis of Stimulus Bill Signed on December 27, 2020 from PuzzleHR

In light of the recent pandemic and the incredible stress it has put on many of our member's business, we are compiling a list of resources to aid drycleaners cope with the hardship.  We will add more as they become available:

SBA Loan Information and Applications are here!

Very Good Explaination of the Paycheck Protection Program

Click Here for a Cares Act Synopsis including new loans details  -- from Venable, LLP

Click Here for a Preview of the CARES Act Resources for Workers and Families

CT Offers Emergency No-Interest Loans  Click Here for Detail

  • First Come/First Serve Basis
  • Loan maximum of (a) $75,000 or (b) three months operating expenses, whichever is less
  • 0% interest rate
  • 12-month term, with 6-month extension available per request 
  • Freely pre-payable
  • Working capital loan
  • Personal guarantee and credit score required 

Massachusetts Business & Employment Info:  Updates on Unemployment changes for employers and employees,  Small Business relief & Loan applications

FAQ On Families First and DOL Info  -- From Lewitt Hackman

SEAY Management Alert:  Families First Coronavirus Response Act.  Update on Sick Leave, Family and Medical Leave, a summary of employee benefits, tax credits for Employers, Unemployment Benefits.

DLI Facebook Group (Join Here) -- NEFA, SEFA, MAC and CCA started a Facebook Group to provide a forum for members to share questions, concerns, and experiences as we all try to adapt to the new reality in face of the pandemic. Due to the success of the Group -- and the need for every member to get as much information as possible -- we have expanded it to a DLI Facebook Group. This is a MEMBERS ONLY forum.

Your membership at work!

For more information on any of these service or programs contact Peter Blake 617-791-0128 or

NEFA and DLI Provide the Support You Need!

Up to date alerts on fabrics and fashions are electronically sent to all members.  Members are also sent news bulletins alerting them to the latest changes in regulatory actions and efforts.  NEFA and DLI are the best source of information to help your business!

NEFA has numerous money saving programs that help members save more then their dues investment every year:  credit cards processing, insurance coverage, marketing programs, and more!

A NEFA/DLI membership should be one of your greatest business assets.  Call today and find out how we can help you: 617-791-0128!


P.O. Box 920
Pelham, NH 03076
Phone: 617-791-0128