Tag: grants

Disaster Preparedness, Economy, Finance

COVID relief: Time is ticking away for EIDL but we have some other options

Small business owners only have until Dec. 31 to apply for the Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan and the $10,000 Targeted EIDL Advance cash grant. Applications up until that deadline will continue to be processed until the agency’s money runs out, according to the SBA. While these SBA […]

Disaster Preparedness, Finance, Resources

COVID relief: SBA to distribute $5 billion in grants to hardest-hit small businesses

This just in: The SBA will begin distributing $5 billion in additional grants to small businesses hardest hit by the pandemic. The “Supplemental Targeted Advances” will go to 1 million eligible small businesses, which the SBA will begin contacting over the coming weeks. Even businesses that already received EIDL grants […]

Disaster Preparedness, Finance

COVID-19 relief: Miami-Dade makes forgivable loans available to struggling small businesses

Miami-Dade County is joining cities in South Florida offering forgivable loans to small businesses hurt by the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. Called the Small Business Forgivable Loan Program, the county is offering $5 million worth of forgivable loans for small businesses employing low-wage workers. County commissioners approved the […]