Resources for Small Businesses Impacted by the Coronavirus

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Has your business been impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

The Florida SBDC at Florida A&M is here to provide access to the disaster capital and resources your business needs to recover, rebuild and grow.

Following you will find information on federal disaster assistance and other resources available to you, including an overview of disaster relief available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, other public and private sector funding opportunities and resources, and information on how we can help.

In addition, we have developed a helpful guide with information on these programs and tips your business can do right now to stay afloat.

Help is Here

As during any disaster, we are here to help your business recover. Our team of disaster specialists is available to provide confidential, no-cost consulting and direction to help you assess and prepare disaster loan applications and assist with other post-disaster challenges.


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Reopening Information

Free plan templates, tips, guides and on-demand training videos are a simple click away to aid in reopening your business a success.
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Loan/Grant Information

Passed by Congress and signed by the President, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act tasks the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) with overseeing the distribution of millions of dollars in loans and grants to help small businesses survive the COVID-19 pandemic. It also provides additional funding for SBA’s resource partners to provide advice and training to help small businesses respond to the unprecedented challenges in communities throughout the country. Click here to compare current loan programs.
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Federal/State Programs

Small businesses are encouraged to look into other Federal relief programs that are made available thanks to the passage of the CARES Act, as well as additional loan programs that are currently available through the State.
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Private Sector Support

Businesses impacted by COVID-19 are encouraged to look into private sector funding opportunities and resources that may be available to you and your business to help you stay afloat and meet short-term business needs during this pandemic.
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Webinars & Training

Watch helpful videos on navigating your small business through the COVID pandemic.
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