COVID-19 Resources for Small Businesses
For Small Business Owners• Federal Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loans (up to $2 million). Congress has approved $7 billion in funding to this program as part of its COVID-19 response. It can “provide up to $2 million of financial assistance (actual loan amounts are based on the amount of economic injury) to small businesses or private, non-profit organizations that suffer substantial economic injury as a result of the declared disaster, regardless of whether the applicant sustained physical damage.” You can apply online here; any questions about the application process can be directed to 1-800-659-2955 or DisasterCustomerService@sba.gov.Deferred payment plans with local utility companiesDisaster Recovery Plan for Small Business
GBCOC is seeking your input about the impacts you're seeing due to the Coronavirus (and recent decisions which deeply impact our community), how we might adjust our program of work to best serve you, and other ideas you have that will allow us to best support our members during this time. We hope that through collective action, we can ease the burden and make positive impacts together on our local economy.
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