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Coronavirus Relief For Bakeries, Restaurants, and Food Industry Small Business Owners

We remain dedicated to helping the small businesses we serve keep their doors open and clients fed. As we weather this storm together our team will do everything we can to try and support our community. Like the dough you make, we will rise again!

Please see the chart below for an overview of available resources to small businesses. Be careful to review each program for specific eligibility requirements. For your convenience, we have sorted this chart by region of availability. This chart can also be sorted by other columns and is searchable. For the best viewing experience, we recommend viewing this portal from a desktop computer. The programs listed below are mainly for bakery and restaurant owners residing within the United States.

Program AdministratorAvailabilityDescriptionsProgram LinkDateSource
San Francisco COVID-19 Small Business Resiliency FundSan Francisco Office of Economic & Workforce DevelopmentCaliforniaBusinesses with between 1 - 5 employees can be eligible to apply for upto $10,000 in emergency funding. Terms and conditions apply. Please view the link for complete details.click here3/26/2020Forbes
RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES AND EMPLOYEES IMPACTED BY COVID-19San Francisco Office of Economic & Workforce DevelopmentCaliforniaA group of resources available to businesses and employees working in the greater San Francisco area.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
City of Los Angeles Small Business Emergency Microloan ProgramLos Angeles Economic & Workforce Development OfficeCaliforniaAvailable for small businesses in Los Angeles that provide low-income jobs. This program offers microloans of up to $20,000 with varying terms and interest rates. Please view the link for complete details.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Denver Small Business Emergency ReliefDenver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO)ColoradoA small grant of up to $7,500 to help small business in Denver impacted by the coronavirus outbreak.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan ProgramFlorida Department of Economic OpportunityFloridaBridge loans up to $100,000 for Florida small businesses impacted by the coronavirus outbreak, who have upto 50 employees and no outstanding bridge loans.click here3/26/2020Forbes
The Rebuild Florida Business Loan FundFlorida Department of Economic OpportunityFloridaLaunched in May 2019, this offers small businesses up to $500,000 in financing for critical business infrastructure such as bakery equipment. Please see link for complete details. click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Chicago Small Business Resiliency FundThe City of Chicago, et. al.IllinoisLow interest loans for qualifying small buisnesses up to $50,000, with payment terms up to 5 years. Please see link for complete details.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Michigan Small Business Relief ProgramMichigan Economic Development CorporationMichiganFor small businesses effected by coronavirus, grants of up to $10,000 and low interest loans between $50,000 - $200,000 are available. Please see link for complete details.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan ResourcesU.S. Small Business AdministrationNationwideA list of available resources offering by the SBA that are geared toward businesses whose
operations have been impacted by the coronavirus outbreak
click here3/26/2020Forbes
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan ProgramU.S. Small Business AdministrationNationwideLow interest loans of up to $2 million for small businesses and non-profits effected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Typical interest rates for small businesses are 3.75% with a max term of 30 years.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Federal Income Tax Filing and Payment Deadline ExtensionInternal Revenue ServiceNationwideThe federal deadline for tax payments has been extended until 7/15/2020 for both individuals and businesses.click here3/26/2020Forbes
State Income Tax Filing and Payment Deadline ExtensionState Tax AgenciesNationwideInlight of the coronavirus outbreak, many state tax agencies have developed their own revised deadlines for the collection of state income taxes. We advise that you contact your state directly for additional information.click here3/26/2020Forbes
America’s Banks Are Here to Help: The Industry Responds to the CoronavirusAmerican Bankers AssociationNationwideSmall businesses across the country are encouraged to use the available link to see what type of special funding programs are available via the various banks within their region. This growing list is alphabetized by institution for easy reference.click here3/26/2020Forbes
NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyGrants of up to $5,000 for small businesses with 1 - 10 full time employees who have been effected by the coronavirus outbreak. click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Guarantee ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyBusiness continuity loans for small businesses impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. Please see link for additional details.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance LoanNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseySmall business, zero and low interest loans of up to $100,000 for businesses impacted by the coronavirus outbreak.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
NJEDA Emergency Technical Assistance ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyProvides assistance to NJ based businesses applying for both state issued and SBA issued grants and loans. This includes assistance with the application process.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
NJ Entrepreneurship Guarantee ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyCapital loans for small business owners in specific categories, including food and beverage that meet specific criteria. Please see link for additional details.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
New York City Employee Retention Grant ProgramNew York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkFor small businesses between 1 and 4 employees a grant of upto $27,000 is available to cover upto 40% of your payroll. Terms and conditions apply. Please link for complete details.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Secure the Financing That You NeedNew York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkTeam members can review your individual business operation and connect you with a network of over 40+ different lenders for a variety of different funding purposes. Please see link for complete details.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
New York City Small Business Continuity FundNew York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkSmall businesses with fewer than 100 employees can received upto $75,000 in interest free loans. Terms and conditions apply, please see link for compete details.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Financial Assistance for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19New York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkAn overview of coronavirus related funding programs geared towards small businesses operating in New York City. This page may be updated as additional programs are modified or introduced.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Novel Coronavirus FAQ For BusinessEmpire State DevelopmentNew YorkPlans are currently evolving for assistance to be given to small businesses throughout New York state. This page will likely be updated once additional details become available. Please see link for additional details.click here3/26/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Beaverton Emergency Business Assistance ProgramThe City of BeavertonOregonSmall businesses forced to close because of the COVID-19 outbreak that are located in Beaverton may receive rent reimbursement up to $2,500/month. Fundsd are available on first come basis.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Hillsboro Small Business Emergency Relief ProgramThe City of HillsboroOregonSmall businesses in Hillsboro can apply to receive a $5,000 grant. Link featured Forbes appears to be offline as of 3/26/2020. See general link for their small business outreach for further updates and funding opportunities.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Jade District-Old Town COVID-19 Small Business Response FundAsian Pacific American Network of OregonOregonFocused towards small businesses located within Portland's Chinatown community, upto $190,000 in funds are available for distribution.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Amazon Neighborhood Small Business Relief FundAmazonWashingtonGrants are available to small businesses in the greater Seattle area (where Amazon operates) who have experienced reduced foot-traffic as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. click here3/26/2020Forbes
Facebook Small Business Grants ProgramFacebookWorldwideGrants are available to small businesses from a fund composed of $100 million in cash grants and Facebook advertising credits.click here3/26/2020Forbes