Economic Recovery Resource Center:
Helpful Links

Links to federal, state, local, and private business relief programs in your area. 

Resources for Your Business to Help with COVID-19 Disruption

Federal Reserve

Mainstreet Business Lending Program https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/pressreleases/monetary20200323b.htm

State and Local Relief Programs (by State)

Alabama: Birmingham Strong Emergency Loan Fund https://bhamstrong.com/smallbusinessresources

Colorado: Denver Economic Development and Opportunity's Emergency Relief Program  https://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/city-of-denver-home/news/2020/denver-announces-initial-economic-relief-package-for-businesses-.html

Florida: The Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program https://floridadisasterloan.org/

Illinois: Chicago Small Business Relief Program https://www.chicago.gov/city/en/depts/mayor/press_room/press_releases/2020/march/SmallBusinessReliefPackage.html

Iowa: Iowa Small Business Relief Prorgam https://www.iowaeconomicdevelopment.com/our-agency-detail-resources/6710

California: Los Angeles Small Business Emergency Microloan Program https://ewddlacity.com/index.php/microloan-program

California: Sacramento Economic Relief Fund http://www.cityofsacramento.org/covid19-relief

Maryland: Emergency Relief Grant Fund https://commerce.maryland.gov/fund/maryland-small-business-covid-19-emergency-relief-grant-fund 

Maryland: Emergency Relief Loan Fund https://commerce.maryland.gov/fund/maryland-small-business-covid-19-emergency-relief-loan-fund

Massachussetts: $10 Million Relief Fund https://www.mass.gov/news/baker-polito-administration-announces-10-million-small-business-recovery-loan-fund 

Michigan: Michigan Small Business Relief Program https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/0,9753,7-406-98158-522285--,00.html

Minnesota: Department of Employment and Economic Development Interest Free Emergency Loan Program https://mn.gov/deed/business/financing-business/deed-programs/peacetime/

New Mexico: New Mexico Economic Development Department COVID-19 Business Loan Guarantee Program https://gonm.biz/about-us/covid-19-response

New York: NYC Smalll Business Services Grant and Loan Program  https://www1.nyc.gov/site/sbs/businesses/covid19-business-outreach.page?_ga=2.36816544.160324934.1584653867-1424255699.1584398471

New York: Syracuse Economic Development Fund  https://www.phila.gov/programs/philadelphia-covid-19-small-business-relief-fund/?mc_cid=e610c84755&mc_eid=0e0c66297c

Pennsylvania: Philadelphia COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund https://www.phila.gov/programs/philadelphia-covid-19-small-business-relief-fund/?mc_cid=e610c84755&mc_eid=0e0c66297c

Oregon: Portland Emergency Fund https://www.apano.org/jade-district-covid-19-small-business-response-fund/

Utah: Salt Lake City Emergency Loan Program http://www.cityofsacramento.org/covid19-relief

Washington: Seattle Office of Economic Development Small Business Stabilization Fund http://www.seattle.gov/office-of-economic-development/small-business/small-business-programs-/stabilization-fund-/faq

Washington: Washington State Emergency Grant Program http://startup.choosewashingtonstate.com/covid-grants/ 

Wisconsin: Wisconsin Economic Development Corp Small Business 20/20 Grant Program https://wedc.org/programs-and-resources/small-business-2020/

 

Private Company and Non-Profit Programs

Amazon Neighborhood Small Business Relief Fund https://blog.aboutamazon.com/job-creation-and-investment/helping-local-small-businesses-through-the-impacts-of-covid-19

Bacardi #RaiseYourSpirits Campaign

Facebook Grant Program https://www.forbes.com/sites/maneetahuja/2020/03/17/facebook-announces-100-million-grant-for-small-businesses-being-impacted-by-coronavirus/#7376e2394d4c

Fattmerchant Virtual Gift Card Program

GoFundMe.org Small Business Relief Fund https://www.gofundme.com/f/smallbusinessrelieffund

Google COVID-19 Relief Fund   https://blog.google/inside-google/company-announcements/commitment-support-small-businesses-and-crisis-response-covid-19

James Beard Foundation Food and Beverage Industry Relief Fund https://www.jamesbeard.org/blog/relief-fund?utm_source=social&utm_medium=instagram&utm_campaign=2020-03-19

JP Morgan Relief Fund https://www.jpmorganchase.com/corporate/news/pr/jpmc-makes-50mm-philanthropic-investment-to-address-impacts-of-covid-19.htm

Kabbage Online Hub https://www.kabbage.com/helpsmallbusiness

KIVA Loan Program https://www.kiva.org/blog/support-local-businesses-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic

MainVest Short-Term Loan Program https://mainvest.com/blog/MSI

Opportunity Fund Corona Virus Relief Fund  https://www.opportunityfund.org/assistance-for-small-business-owners-affected-by-covid-19/

National Restaurant Association Restaurant Employee Relief Fund  https://rerf.us/

The Restaurant Workers' Community Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund  https://secure.restaurantworkerscf.org/np/clients/restaurantworkerscf/donation.jsp?forwardedFromSecureDomain=1&campaign=2&&test=true

Wefunder Coronavirus Crisis Loans Program https://wefunder.com/loans

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