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Paycheck Protection Loan Update

On Friday, March 27, 2020 the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, & Economic Securities) Act was signed into law. Part of this legislation is the Paycheck Protection Loan, a forgivable, emergency assistance lifeline for small businesses that can be used for employee payroll and other essential business expenses. The ER Cares team has provided a comprehensive overview of this legislation that is valid as of 3/31/2020, please click here to access.

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.

ProgramAdministratorAvailabilityCOVID Specific Program?DescriptionsProgram LinkDateSource
Small Business Jobs ActAlabama Department of Economic and Community AffairsAlabamaNoOffers information on the the Small Business Jobs Act which was signed into law to help increase credit availability for small businessesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
City of BirminghamDepartment of Innovation and Economic DevelopmentAlabamaNoA variety of resources for small businesses including, the city of Birmingham and the State of Alabama, Funding, Profit and Non-Profit click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Atlas AlabamaMade in AlabamaAlabamaBothA wealth of information for Small Businesses and Industry in Alabama. Offers traditional information for businesses and also how to navigate through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Business Relief ResourcesOffice of Alabama GovernorAlabamaYesUp to date information from the Governor of Alabama on COVID-19 options for businesses in the stateclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Resources for COVID-19Alaska Chamber of CommerceAlaskaYesThe Alaska Chamber is working to bring you the best resources and information to help you navigate this challenging timeclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Alaska Small Business Development CenterAlaska Small Business Development CenterAlaskaBothThe Alaska SBDC helps small businesses grow throughout Alaska via its expanding online resources and business management expertise. They Also have a full page with resources for small business navigating COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Assistance CenterDivision of Economic DevelopmentAlaskaNoThe Small Business Assistance Center provides direction for entrepreneurs, start-ups, and existing businesses in Alaskaclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business ServicesArizona Commerce AuthorityArizonaNoResource on how to start, operate, grow and develop your businessclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business ToolkitCity of Phoenix.govArizonaBothOffers resources for traditional business navigation and also through COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business ResourcesGlendale City of CommerceArizonaNoA full website with link to all the resources available for Glendale, Arizona and Arizona state.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Resources-Arkansas Commited to your BusinessArkansas Economic Development CommissionArkansasNoOffer a wealth of information on every type of business and industry throughout the state of Arkansas. Including International Business, Business Development, and Small Business owned by Women and Minorities. click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Your Business ResourcesArkansas Small Business and Technology Development CenterArkansasBothTraditional resources for financing and funding your business and also helping your business through Coronavirusclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Owning a BusinessArkansas.govArkansasBothThey've compiled top resources that can help you start, run, and manage your business. They also have up to date information on navigating your business through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Economic Development for Small Business ResourcesLittle Rock Regional ChamnerArkansasNoSmall business owners in the Little Rock region will find many valuable resources for starting and growing their businesses - both from the chamber, local and state-wide agencies.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Financial and Technical Assistance for Small BusinessCalifornia Governor's Office of Business & Economic DevelopmentCaliforniaBothThis link offers links and options for COVID related issues and also non COVID issuesclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
SBDC CaliforniaCalifornia Small Business Development CenterCaliforniaNoThe California Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Program is the leader in providing small business owners and entrepreneurs with the tools and guidance needed to become successful in today's challenging economic climate. They offer news on COVID related things tooclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
City of Los Angeles Small Business Emergency Microloan ProgramLos Angeles Economic & Workforce Development OfficeCaliforniaYesAvailable 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
California Job BoardOnwardCACaliforniaYesOne-stop resource for the people of California impacted
by job loss during the COVID-19 Pandemic
click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES AND EMPLOYEES IMPACTED BY COVID-19San Francisco Office of Economic & Workforce DevelopmentCaliforniaYesA 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)
San Francisco COVID-19 Small Business Resiliency FundSan Francisco Office of Economic & Workforce DevelopmentCaliforniaYesBusinesses 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
COVID Resource Business CenterColorado Office of Economic Development & International TradeColoradoYesAll the current business resources for COVID 19click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Start Ups and Small BusinessColorado Office of Economic Development & International TradeColoradoBothThey offer both COVID19 and traditoinal business funding resources, Loans, Grants, Funding resources. For small business and new businesses.click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Alternative Financing RescourcesColorado SBDC (Small Business Development Business Center Network)ColoradoNoRescourse for Non-Traditional lending because sometimes they offer more flexibility than bankingclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Denver Small Business Emergency ReliefDenver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO)ColoradoYesA small grant of up to $7,500 to help small business in Denver impacted by the coronavirus outbreak.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Small Business Overview PortalConnecticut State WebsiteConnecticutBothAn overview of traditional resources for business and resources for COVID-19 outbreakclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Assistance FAQJim Hines-Connecticuts Fourth District RepresentativeConnecticutNoA full list of resources for all small businesses in Connecticutclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business ExpressMeridin BizConnecticutBothThe State of Connecticut Small Business Express Program (EXP) provides loans and grants to Connecticut’s small businesses that create jobs and train their employees.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Delaware Small Business ChamberDelaware Small Business ChamberDelawareNoThey focus on businesses with 0 to 100 employees and any business that economically supports the local small business community.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Resource PageDelaware State Chamber of CommerceDelawareYesUp to date information from the state of Delaware regarding news and information relating to COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Division of Small BusinessDelaware.GovDelawareBothThe Division of small business has a team of counselors that can help you find the correct funding, resources, incentives and credits, licensing, and now how to navigate your business through Coronavirusclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI)Enterprise FloridaFloridaNoCreated as part of the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010, SSBCI was designed by the federal government to help states strengthen existing loan and equity programs and/or create new programs that support financing small businesses.click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan ProgramFlorida Department of Economic OpportunityFloridaYesBridge 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
Re-employment Assistance ProgramFlorida Department of Economic OpportunityFloridaBothProgram helps ReEmploy people due to COVID19 and also for other reasons. COVID19 FAQ Link Providedclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
The Rebuild Florida Business Loan FundFlorida Department of Economic OpportunityFloridaNoLaunched 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)
SBDC FloridaSBDCFloridaYesOne stop shop for every resource that Florida has to offer on COVID19 helpclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Amber GrantWomensNetFloridaNoOffered to women in Florida. Judges select one $4,000 Amber Grant recipient every month. At the end of the year, each of those 12 recipients becomes automatically eligible to receive $25,000 at the end of the yearclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Support for BusinessesGeorgia.govGeorgiaYesInformation about resources and support to help businesses during the COVID-19 outbreak.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Georgia Small Business FinancingGeorgia.orgGeorgiaBothResources for Small Businesses in Georgia, they offer assistance for traditional business needs and in response to COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Development CenterUniversity of GeorgiaGeorgiaYesUGA Small Business Development Center offices across the state are open and available to assist small businesses impacted by COVID19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Guam PTACGuam Procurement Technical Assistance CenterGuamNoOffers a varity of sources for business in Guamclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Guam Small Business Development CenterGuam Small Business Development CenterGuamBothThe University of Guam Pacific Islands Small Business Development Center Network's (PISBDCN) mission is to support the growth and economic development of the U.S. affiliated pacific islands in the western pacific region by providing high quality training and one-on-one confidential counseling to existing and prospective small businesses.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Supporting Small Business CommunityBank of HawaiiHawaiiBothThey offer guidance through a variety of loans and also throught the coronavirus funding optionsclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Response HubHawaii Chamber of CommerceHawaiiYesThe Hawaii Chamber of Commerce has a hub for information by county, state, and national leaders regarding the COVID-19 outbreak.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Hawaii Federal Credit UnionHawaii Federal Credit UnionHawaiiBothThey have compiled a list of helpful resources that will answer questions you have about business processes, accounting, registration and much more. click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Enhancing the Economic Well Being of HawaiiHawaii Small Business Development CenterHawaiiBothFor information on government programs for small businesses or training events, they also offer webinars and various links to help small businessesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Resource for the State of IdahoBusinessIdaho.GovIdahoNoWebsite through the state of Idaho for news and business essentials for starting, operating, and growing your businessclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Idaho Commerce Business Resource for COVID-19Idaho Department of CommerceIdahoYesThis link offers up to date information on resources for business that are being affected by COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
The Official Website for Business in the State of IdahoIdaho.GovIdahoBothOffers both traditional and COVID-19 related information for every step of your business.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional RegulationIDFPRIllinoisYesThe IDFPR created a list a list of resources for Illinois licensees and consumers impacted by COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Information for Illinois taxpayersIlinois RevenueIllinoisYesThe Illinois Department of Revenue has established this web page to provide information and resources to help Illinois taxpayers, businesses, and others affected by the coronavirusclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Emergency Small Business Grants and Loan AssistanceIllinois Department of CommerceIllinoisYesA List of partners to launch emergency assistance programs for Illinois small businessesclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business AssistanceIllinois Department of CommerceIllinoisBothThey offer both COVID19 and traditoinal business funding resources, Loans, Grants, Funding resources. For small business and new businesses.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Illinois COVID-19 ResponseState of IllinoisIllinoisYesThis website provides the latest news releases related to coronavirusclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Chicago Small Business Resiliency FundThe City of Chicago, et. al.IllinoisNoLow 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
New and Small Business Education CenterIndiana Department of RevinueIndianaNoNew and Small Business Education Center – to help you better understand state laws, the tax-filing process, and what services are available to help you as your business evolves.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Indiana Business ResourcesIndiana Small Business Development CenterIndianaYesThe business development center is broken down by county and offers traditional business resources and also resources related to COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Indiana Business COVID-19 ResourcesIndiana.govIndianaYesA website with resources, updates, and announcements for small businesses in response to COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Score IndianapolisSCOREIndianaNoSource of free small business adviceclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Local Resources for Economic DevelopmentCity of IowaIowaBothOffers a list of different programs and departments in Iowa to help with traditional business needs and also navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business and Start up Tool KitMarion Economic Development CenterIowaNoDetailed list of options for start ups, small businesses, and entrepeneursclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Journey to Business SuccessThe Iowa Center for Economic SuccessIowaBothTheir main focus is to assist Iowans with the potential to succeed as they pursue opportunities for financial success. They're also helping those with small businesses to navigate through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Kansas Corona ResponseKansas Department of CommerceKansasYesUp to date information from The Kansas Department of Commerce. They are offering live chats to help small businesses navigate through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Programs for Loans and Business FundsKansas Department of CommerceKansasNoThey compiled a list of loans and capital venture funds for financing your small businessclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Coronavirus Business ResourcesKCSourceKansasBothThey have an ongoing hotline where you can speak to an advisor on everything to help navigate your business through coronavirus and also traditional business management.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Growing Kansas BusinessNetWork KansasKansasNoThey are are a statewide network of non-profit business-building resources that help entrepreneurs and small business owners startup and grow successful businesses.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Team KentuckyCabinet for Economic DevelopmentKentuckyNoThis website provides links to various options for capital funding, business loans, and grants for small businesses and entrepeneursclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Resources for Small Businesses Navigating through COVID-19Community and Economic Development Initiative of KentuckyKentuckyYesThis page provides business owners with links to information so they may prepare for the continued spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kentucky and plan accordingly impacts to their business operationsclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Kentucky One Stop Business PortalKentucky.GovKentuckyBothThis is the official site for the commonweath of Kentucky. They offer traditional advice and financing options for small businesses and start-ups. They also offer help navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Louisville Forward Small Business ResourcesLouisville Metro Department of Economic DevelopmentKentuckyNoThis is a website with a list of partners and resources to help small businesses start and succeed.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Louisiana Workforce CommisionDepartment of LaborLouisianaYesThey have complied a list of important COVID-19 links by workforce divisionclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
LDEQ Small Business Assistance ProgramLDEQLouisianaNoThey Provide provide environmental regulatory assistance and information to small businesses and communitiesclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
LED COVID-19 AssistanceLouisiana Economic DevelopmentLouisianaYes They are working with all levels of government to safeguard Louisiana businesses in terms of economic and physical safety issues related to COVID-19. click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
CEICEIMaineNoCEI integrates financing, business and industry expertise, and policy solutions to help grow good jobs, environmentally sustainable enterprises, and shared prosperity in Maine and other rural regions.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Responses for MainCEIMaineYesA full hub of resources and guidance through getting your business through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Taking Care of Business in Maine through COVID-19Maine State Chamber of CommerceMaineBothThe organization promotes a positive business climate in the state of Maine, by focusing on Advocacy, Access, and Awareness. They have an up to date information on how to navigate through Coronavirus click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
The Annapolis Office Economic DevelopmentAnnapolis.GovMarylandYesThis page has access important preparedness and response resources for your business.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business ResourcesMaryland Business ExpressMarylandNoA comprehensive list for growing, funding, and managing your businessclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Resources and Guidance for BusinessesMaryland Chamber of CommerceMarylandYesIn response to COVID-19 the Maryland Chamber of Commerce has compiled resources to help keep the Maryland business community safe and healthy.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Maryland Business ResourcesMaryland.GovMarylandNoA great resources for businesses through out Marylandclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business DevelopmentCity of BostonMassachusettsBothThey offer both COVID19 and traditoinal business funding resources, Loans, Grants, Funding resources. For small business and new businesses.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Massachusetts Manufacturing ResourcesManufacturing in MassachusettsMassachusettsNoList for Massachusetts manufacturers for a direct connection to all of the resources available to help support and grow your business, including financing solutions, business support & assistance, building your workforce, and manufacturing news & events. click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Resources and Guidance for BusinessesMas.Gov/The Baker-Polito AdministrationMassachusettsYesResource from the Baker-Polito administration to help navigate the business community through the COVID-19 outbreakclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
MassBiz WorksMass.govMassachusettsNoMassHire BizWorks helps to improve a variety of services for businesses using both state and federal resources. Over the years, thousands of companies have used our services for their benefit.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
SBA Small Business GuideSBAMassachusettsNoA complete guide for starting and expanding your business.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Massachusetts Small Business Development Center NetworkUmass AmherstMassachusettsNoThey provide free business assistance and free or low-cost educational and training programs.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Capital Access Support for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19MEDCMichiganYesMEDC can help connect your business with capital providers – federal grants, venture capitalists, banks, and others – as well as offer programs that can expand the reach of those capital providers.click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Michigan Small Business Relief ProgramMichigan Economic Development CorporationMichiganYesFor 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
Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)SBAMichiganYesThis link walks you through how to apply for the disaster loanclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Association of MichiganSBAMMichiganBothIt's a premier organization for small business owners they offer resources for COVID and non COVIDclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
SBDC MichiganSBDC MichiganMichiganBothThey offer webinars, links, and loan options for both COVID and non COVID. click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Greater MSP Small Business HubMinneapolos St Paul Regional Economic Development PartnershipMinnesotaNoA portal for programs and resources that are available for small businessesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Growing MinnesotaMinnesota Chamber of CommerceMinnesotaBothA page full of traditional economic development for businesses and also how to navigate through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Assistance OfficeMinnesota Employment and Economic DevelopmentMinnesotaNoThe Small Business Assistance Office places a special emphasis on providing the in-depth information that is so crucial to business successclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 ResourcesWest Central Minnesota Small Business Development CenterMinnesotaYesInformation on all the programs that are available for Small Businesses to guide through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
MEMAMississipi Emergency Management AgencyMississippiYesOffers plenty of resources for Emergency Management throughout the state in response to Coronavirusclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Technical Assistance ProgramMississippi Department of Environmental QualityMississippiNoOffers a variety of different resources for Small Businesses throughout Mississippiclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Coronavirus MS.GovMS.GovMississippiYesThe state website for everything related to Coronavirus. Including resources for all small businesses.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Mississippi State BusinessMS.GOV/BusinessMississippiNoThe State Wesbite offering resources for starting a business, growing a business, and operating a business. click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Resources for Missouri's Start-ups and Small BusinessesMissouri Department of Economic DevelopmentMissouriNoWebsite full of resources and information for all small business and start ups through out Missouriclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
MO EntrepeneurshipMissouri Source LinkMissouriBothOffers Resource Navigators about how to grow your business or to learn how to connect with MO entrepreneurship. Also has up to date resources on how to navigate your business through COVID19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Missouri Small Business AssociationNFIB (National Federation of Independent Business)MissouriBothThey offer traditional resources for small business and also with managing through COVID19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Missouri Small Business Development CenterSt Louis-MO.GovMissouriNoMissouri Small Business Development Center delivers up-to-date counseling, training and technical assistance in all aspects of small business managementclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Montana Small Business Development CenterMontana Department of CommerceMontanaBothThey offer provide tools and guidance to help small businesses succeed. They also currently have disaster planning and assistance in navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Resources for Montana EmployersMontana Department of LaborMontanaYesThey are commited to keeping employers informed about the latest developments regarding COVID-19.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Office of Civil Right Business ResourcesMontana Official State WebsiteMontanaNoA list of state departments and organizations to help small businesses in Montanaclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Specialized Loans and Grants for Montana BusinessesUniversity of MontanaMontanaNoThey assist with finding the correct funding and financing for your businessclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
America's Banks Are Here to Help: The Industry Responds to the CoronavirusAmerican Bankers AssociationNationwideYesSmall 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
Lending Programs for Financing BusinessesBusiness Finance GroupNationwideBothOffer lending for traditional business needs and also through COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
State GrantsGovernment Grant Information Services IncNationwideNoThis is a website with Grants offered by every state with an easy searchclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Federal Income Tax Filing and Payment Deadline ExtensionInternal Revenue ServiceNationwideYesThe federal deadline for tax payments has been extended until 7/15/2020 for both individuals and businesses.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Feuling Business Growth through Minority BusinessesNational Minority Supplier Development Council Business Consortium FundNationwideNoFinancing and Consulting services for lenders and borrowers for certified businessesclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Resources in Response to CoronavirusNFIB (National Federation of Independent Business)NationwideYesNFIB is the voice of small business, advocating on behalf of America’s small and independent business owners, both in Washington, D.C., and in all 50 state capitals. NFIB is nonprofit, nonpartisan, and member-drivenclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
America's Small Business Development CenterSBDCNationwideBothThis is a list of resources for the entire nation. They offer assistance for tradional business needs and also in response for the COVID-19 outbreakclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
State Income Tax Filing and Payment Deadline ExtensionState Tax AgenciesNationwideYesInlight 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
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan ResourcesU.S. Small Business AdministrationNationwideYesA 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 AdministrationNationwideYesLow 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
Opening Doors for Small Business in NebraskaCommunity Development ResourcesNebraskaNothe CDR is an organization whose mission is to provide capital, technical assistance, and training opportunities for small business in the State of Nebraskaclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
DED COVID ResponseDepartment of Economic DevelopmentNebraskaYesThe Department of Economic Development is partnering with Governor Ricketts to inform and assist businesses during Nebraska’s ongoing response to COVID-19.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Nebraska Department of Economic DevelopmentNebraska Department of Economic DevelopmentNebraskaNoResources to start your business including available grants, funding resources, investment seed program, how to grow your exsisting business, among other things. click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Nebraska Business Development CenterUniversity of NebraskaNebraskaNoThey offer business consultations for starting your business, expanind your business, operating and managing your businessclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Grants and IncentivesDepartment of Business and IndustryNevadaNoThe State of Nevada offers this business resource center to see what options you have for financing programs, grants, and incentives for small businesses. click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Disaster ResponseNational Governors Office of Economic DevelopmentNevadaYesA full portal for State of Nevada links and resources to manage business through COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Online Resources for Small BusinessNevada Small BusinessNevadaNoA list of resources for businesses that want to open shop in Nevada, or that need assistance in coping with challenges on their way to success.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Grow NevadaUrban Chamber of Commerce Las VegasNevadaNoNevada Grow aims to help businesses in key strategic research areas, including: Initial diagnostics of business strategy; analysis of potential barriers/issues in your business modelclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Live Free and StartNew Hampshire EconomyNew HampshireNoThe Division of Economic Development provides assistance to help you obtain permits necessary to establish or grow your business hereclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
New Hampshire Business InformationNewhampshire.Gov BusinessNew HampshireNoA full portal with links and information from registering and starting your business to business laws and licenses and permits in the stateclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Covid Business ResourcesThe New Hampshire Business and Economic AffairsNew HampshireYesBusiness help, loans, updates, federal and state resources all found here to navigate through Coronavirusclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
NJ Entrepreneurship Guarantee ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyNoCapital 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)
NJEDA Emergency Technical Assistance ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyYesProvides 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)
NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant ProgramNew Jersey Economic Development AuthorityNew JerseyYesGrants 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 JerseyYesBusiness 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 JerseyYesSmall 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)
UCEDC A Non-Profit Economic Development CenterUCEDC Resources and Solutions for Small BusinessesNew JerseyNoThey are a great resource website for loans, government contracting, training. They also offer help during the COVID-19 outbreak.click here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
New Mexico Taking Care of BusinessFinance New MexiocNew MexicoBothFinance New Mexico is a public service project to connect you to resources and knowledge that can help your business grow. They have a continuously updated list of programs to help through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Grantmaker Resources – Philanthropy’s Response for COVID-19New Mexico Association of Grant MakersNew MexicoBothThis page has been updated regularly to keep an ongoing list of grants available for traditional business purposes and also through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Development Resource DirectoryNew Mexico Economic Development DepartmentNew MexicoNoThe NMEDD Business Resource Center is a service for businesses of any type or size to find the resources they need to create and sustain successful businesses. There's plenty of resources the state offers with an extensive directory of programs and incentives as well as service organizationsclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Novel Coronavirus FAQ For BusinessEmpire State DevelopmentNew YorkYesPlans 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)
New York State AssemblyGrant Action NewsNew YorkNoThis provides a month to month overview of grants available by the state and also how to write themclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Financial Assistance for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19New York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkYesAn 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)
New York City Employee Retention Grant ProgramNew York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkYesFor 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
New York City Small Business Continuity FundNew York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkYesSmall 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
Secure the Financing That You NeedNew York City Department of Small Business ServicesNew YorkNoTeam 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)
SBDC New YorkNew York State Small Business Development CenterNew YorkYesThe New York State Small Business Development Center (New York SBDC) - the premier business assistance organization in New York State. They have an entire list of news and resourcesclick here4/3/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Carolina Small Business Development CenterCarolina Small BusinessNorth CarolinaBothOffers traditional small business resources from funding to loans and services. They're also offering assistance to navigate throughout COVID19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
EDPNCEconomic Development Partnership of North CarolinaNorth CarolinaNoThey have various advisors and resources for growing or starting a new businessclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Information from N.C. CommerceNorth Carolina Department of CommerceNorth CarolinaBothPortal for Business tools, grans and funds, jobs and training for traditional business needs and they also update through out the COVID-19 oubreakclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Center NetworkNorth Carolina Small Business CenterNorth CarolinaBothThey provide a variety of programs, services and resources to help you start and grow your business. They also offer sources in response to COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Navigating your business through COVID19Small Business Technology and Development CenterNorth CarolinaNoAdvisors that offer provide management counseling and educational services to small and mid-sized businesses.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID resources and updatesGreater North Dakota ChamberNorth DakotaYesGNDC has created this info and response page. Serving as a hub to update North Dakota business, industry, and individuals of ongoing impacts at the local level and beyond to the world market.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
North Dakota Small Business DevelopmentNorth Dakota Small Business Development CentersNorth DakotaNoThe North Dakota Small Business Development Centers help North Dakotans to start, manage, and grow their businesses. click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
North Dakota CommerceNorth Dakota.GovNorth DakotaBothThe North Dakota Department of Commerce has a business development team that is available to assist in helping you locate potential resources and opportunities. They also have a full page with resources pertaining to businesses navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Office of Small Business and EntrepeneurshipOhio Development Services AgencyOhioNoA branch of the SBDC for small businesses and entrepeneursclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Online Business ResourcesOhio Secretary of StateOhioNoA full list of resources from the Secretary of State for small business in Ohioclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Oklahoma CommerceOklahoma Department of CommerceOklahomaNoRegional Development Specialists throughout the state are available for individual and small group meetings to offer solutions to challenges and tools and resources to help your company thrive.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
REI Oklahoma Women's Business CenterREI Oklahoma BusinessOklahomaBothREI Oklahoma expands economic opportunities for Oklahomans by providing flexible financing and and development services for traditional business needs. They area also helping businesses nagivate through coronavirus outbreakclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
REI Oklahoma Women's Business CenterThe Association of Women's Business CentersOklahomaBothOffers business training opportunities, one-on-one business counseling, access to capital, referrals and technical assistance for Women Business owners. Also helping navigate through Coronavirus outbreakclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Jade District-Old Town COVID-19 Small Business Response FundAsian Pacific American Network of OregonOregonYesFocused towards small businesses located within Portland's Chinatown community, upto $190,000 in funds are available for distribution.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Small Business AdvocateOregon.govOregonBothThe Small Business Advocates help small businesses that have a question or concern about state or local government. Small business is defined as a for-profit or nonprofit organization with zero to 100 employees. They are also offering assistance through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business ProgramsSecretary of StateOregonNoThe resources are divided into 3 areas: management and technical services, Financial Resources, and marketing. This is not an entire list of what the state offers. click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Support Resources from Oregon State AgencyThe Business Oregon CommissonOregonNoThey invest in Oregon businesses, communities, and people to promote and develop the economy in Oregonclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Beaverton Emergency Business Assistance ProgramThe City of BeavertonOregonYesSmall 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 HillsboroOregonYesSmall 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
Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA)Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic DevelopmentPennsylvaniaNoThe CFA is an independent agency of the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) to administer Pennsylvania's economic stimulus packages.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business AssistancePennsylvania Department of Community and Economic DevelopmentPennsylvaniaNo"One-Stop-Shop" for all for Pennsylvania Business resource for planning, registering, operating, and growing a businessclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
DEPPennsylvania.GovPennsylvaniaNoWebsite links different grants, loans, and assistance for small businesses. click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Doing Business in Pennsylvania GuidePennsylvania.GovPennsylvaniaBothThis website provides the latest news releases related to coronavirusclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business SupportFoundation for Puerto RicoPuerto RicoBothFoundation for Puerto Rico, a 501(c)(3) non-profit founded in 2011, creates opportunities that drive social and economic development in Puerto Rico. They also offer a link with information for small to medium size businesses throughout Puerto Rico in response to COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Puerto Rico Small Business Development CenterPuerto Rico Small Business Development CenterPuerto RicoBothAssistance, guidance, and counseling for starting and maintaining your business. Also offers resources through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Women Business Center ProgramCenter for Women and EnterpriseRhode IslandNoThey offer courses for women small business owners and entrepeneursclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Rhode Island CommerceRhode Island Chamber of CommerceRhode IslandBothOffers traditional business resources for funding, starting and opening a business, exsisting businesses, and businesses navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Rhode Island Small Business Development CenterThe University of Rhode IslandRhode IslandBothThe University offers seminars, training, and counseling for new businesses and existing businesses. They also offer all of this for Businesses navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Rhose Island Business ResourcesOcean Community Chamber of CommerceRhose IslandNoBoth those who are considering entering a business enterprise and those who are already in a small business may benefit from the experience of successful executives who are familiar with similar businesses. They also have a hub of various links for further researchclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
The Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands Small Business Development CenterThe Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands Small Business Development CenterSaipanNoThe CNMI SBDC supports the growth and economic development in the CNMI by providing high quality training and one-to-one confidential counseling to existing small businesses and to small business start-ups.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business SupportMunicipal Association of South CarolinaSouth CarolinaYesUpdated often to provide resources as they become available to support through COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Information Resource and HubSouth Carolina Chamber of CommerceSouth CarolinaYesThe South Carolina Chamber is supporting South Carolina businesses by helping them be as prepared as possible to protect the health of their workers during this crisisclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Business ResourcesSouth Carolina Department of CommerceSouth CarolinaYesThe website is actively engaged and updating information to support the business community through the Coronavirus outbreakclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business/Entrepreneurship GuideUniversity of South CarolinaSouth CarolinaNoComplete guide with links and resources for businesses and entrepeneurs in South Carolinaclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
South Dakota's COVID-19 ResourceGovernors Office of Economic Development South DakotaSouth DakotaYesResources for small businesses throughout the state of South Dakotaclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Start Your Business in South DakotaGovernors Office of Economic Development South DakotaSouth DakotaNoThey offer business start up packages and how to invest in your new business.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
South Dakota Business GatewaySD.GovSouth DakotaBothHere you will find general information relative to starting, growing, operating or closing a business in South Dakota. They also have a portal for COVID-19 resourcesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
South Dakota Business HelpSouth Dakota Small Business Development CenterSouth DakotaNoResources for business planning in South Dakotaclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19 Small Business ResourcesDepartment of Economic and Community DevelopmentTennesseeYesA full list of resources for small business in Tennessee in response to COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business ResoucresDepartment of Economic and Community DevelopmentTennesseeNoOther resources for small businesses in Tennesseeclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Tennessee Smart StartDepartment of Economic and Community DevelopmentTennesseeNoWebsite will guide you through establishing your businessclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Launch TennesseeLaunch TennesseeTennesseeNoLaunch Tennessee is a public-private partnership, guided by a vision of making Tennessee the most startup-friendly state in the nation.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID-19Texas Economic DevelopmentTexasYesComplete resource for COVID-19 business related resources for Texasclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Guides and ResourcesTexas Secretary of StateTexasNoA list for all business needs from start-ups, funding, security, patents, and various other needs.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Texas Economic DevelopmentTexas.govTexasYesA full list for State and Federal Small business resourcesclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Texas Workforce CommisionTexas.govTexasYesA resource list for employers regarding COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Utah Small Business Partners and ResourcesUtah Microloan FundUtahNoThey offer a variety of resources on how to best apply for a loan or assistance after.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
The Salt Lake ChamberUtah's Business LeaderUtahNoThe Salt Lake Chamber is Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association. A statewide chamber of commerce with members in all 29 Utah countiesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business Resource CentersUtah's Governors Office of Economic DevelopmentUtahBothThe Governor of Utah complied a list of all local business resources for the state for traditional business needs. Website also offers guidance through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Brattleboro Development Credit CorporationBrattleboro Development Credit CorporationVermontNoBDCC is affiliated with the State of Vermont as the certified Regional Development Corporation. Their goal is to assist start-up companies, growing companies, and global businesses alike, in order to support continued success stories in the Vermont regionclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Agency of Commerce and Community DevelopmentState of VermontVermontBothThey have the latest news and updates for small businesses in Vermont and also offer traditional guidance and assistance for business needs.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Vermont Small Business Loan PrgramVermont Economic Development AuthorityVermontNoVermont Small Business Loan Program is available to assist growing Vermont small businesses that are unable to access adequate sources of conventional financing.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Assistance and Training for Small BusinessVermont Small Business Development CenterVermontBothThe Vermont Small Business Development Center (VtSBDC) offers no-cost expert assistance to small business owners and entrepreneurs. They have advisors ready to answer questions and assist in everything to help navigate businesses through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
United States Virgin Islands Economic Development AuthorityUnited States Virgin Islands Economic Development AuthorityVirgin IslandsNoThe United States Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) is a semi-autonomous government organization responsible for the promotion and enhancement of economic development in the U.S. Virgin Islandsclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Virgin Islands Small Business Development CenterVirgin Islands Small Business Development CenterVirgin IslandsBothThe Virgin Islands Small Business Development Center is the territory’s largest and most accessible source of assistance for entrepreneurs. They provide a link to assist with filling out assistance for businesses affected from Coronavirusclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Services for Local BusinessesThe Central Virginia Small Business Development CenterVirginiaBothThe offer traditional counseling services and other services to the small and medium-sized business community. Also offer guidance through COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Virginia Small Business Financing AuthorityVirginia Economic Development PartnershipVirginiaNoVSBFA provides businesses and localities with debt financing resources for economic development projects and other small business and entrepreneurial financing needs.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Amazon Neighborhood Small Business Relief FundAmazonWashingtonYesGrants 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
Small Business GuidanceBusiness.Wa.govWashingtonYesVery detailed guide to Washington state guidance for small business during COVID-19click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Covid-19 Resource ResponseGoverner Jay InsleeWashingtonYesThe Governor’s Office has compiled this partial list of resources to support economic retention and recovery related to COVID-19 coronavirusclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Start-Up WashingtonWashington State Department of CommerceWashingtonBothOffers traditional small business and start up resources and also has COVID-19 related resources.click here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
District of Columbia's Small Business Resource CenterD.C. Business CenterWashington D.C.NoThey offer programs and one-on-one services to help you with everything from registering your business to financing to management.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Legal Assistance ProgramDCBar.OrgWashington D.C.NoLegal assistance and training for small businessesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Businesses Programs, Resources and InformationDepartment of Insurace,Securities, and BankingWashington D.C.NoProvides and participates in programs and resources to assist small business owners in creating sustainable economic development.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
D.C. Business Tool KitDepartment of Small and Local Business DevelopmentWashington D.C.BothFree, centralized platform with access to resources, events, agency and service provider points-of-contact, and business networking. They area also posting up to date information on businesses navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
DC Small Business Recovery MicrograntsGovernment of District of ColumbiaWashington D.C.YesInformation on Business Recovery Grants and Microgrants for Businesses navigating through COVID-19click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business4WestVirginiaState of West Virginia Business PortalWest VirginiaNoThe State page offering resources for small businessesclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Small Business Development CenterWest Virginia Development CenterWest VirginiaNoThe Small Business Development Center of WV is a statewide network that provides essential information for successfully starting, expanding and growing a small business.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
COVID Resource information for West VirginiaWest Virginia Development CetnerWest VirginiaYesThe West Virginia Department of Commerce has developed a directory of human and financial resources.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Your Business Finance ResourceWBDWisconsinNoFull portal full of programs and link to help small businessesclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Business ResourcesWisconsin Economic Development CorporationWisconsinBothTraditional resource portal for Business Development, Industry Development, and Marketing. They also have a focus on COVID-19 related resourcesclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
"Putting Dreams to Work"Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC)WisconsinBothThey offer financing, and assisting in starting or growing your business. They also offer COVID-19 Loans and financingclick here4/6/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Facebook Small Business Grants ProgramFacebookWorldwideBothGrants are available to small businesses from a fund composed of $100 million in cash grants and Facebook advertising credits.click here3/26/2020Forbes
Wyoming Small Business CouncilThe State of Wyomings Economic Development AgencyWyomingNoThey help you navigate through the process of finding and securing the financial assistance necessary to launching your startup or expanding your operation.click here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Wyoming Small Business Assistance ActWyoming Government ProgramsWyomingNoTalks about a funding and grant program that can help medium sized businesses purchase equipment and machineryclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)
Wyoming Small Business Development CenterWyoming Small Business Development CenterWyomingBothThey have high-caliber small business advisors that are located throughout the state to bring you no-cost, confidential assistance.They also have a page dedicated to navigating your business through Coronavirusclick here4/7/2020ER Cares (via research from the Erika Record team)