SBA – Disaster Assistance Programs
Middlefield Businesses’ Local Small Business Development Center is located at Lakeland Community College. Link to the Small Business Development Center Page: http://lakelandcc.edu/sbdc
SBA ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOAN OVERVIEW VIDEO: Learn more about economic injury disaster assistance loans in this video
SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus: SBA.gov/disaster
Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Ohio Development Services Agency Director Lydia Mihalik announced 3/19/2020 that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has qualified the State of Ohio for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan program.
As a result, Ohio businesses and non-profits economically impacted by the outbreak of COVID-19 may now apply for a low-interest loan of up to $2 million to help pay for fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact. You can apply for the loan online at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/, which is recommended, or by calling 1-800-659-2955 to have an application mailed to you.
• For additional information, please contact the SBA disaster assistance customer service center. Call 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Visit SBA.gov/disaster for more information.