SMALL BUSINESS LOANS AND GRANTSInformation for businesses experiencing economic distress due to the spread of COVID-19 is available.
Business Interim Relief Program (BIRP)
The Town of Parachute has allocated $100,000 toward its Business Interim Relief Program, which includes grant funding up to $2,000 for businesses in Parachute and Battlement Mesa with 12 or fewer employees.
The Small Business Development Center Disaster Recovery and Continuity Guide
Relief programs include Paycheck Protection Program, Economic Injury Disaster Loans, debt relief express bridge loans and more.
Help Colorado Now
Community-based organizations can apply for grants of up to $25,000 from the COVID-19 Relief Fund.
Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation
A nonprofit offering direct financial assistance for restaurants during COVID-19.
Colorado Creative Industries
The Colorado Creatives Relief Grant is a one-time payment for nonprofit arts organizations with an operating budget of less than $1 million. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, May 13, at 4 p.m.
National Endowment for the Arts
A grant program has been established to support nonprofit arts programs across the country. Applications must be submitted to the first step in the process by Wednesday, April 22.
Any business experiencing economic disruption can contact Northwest SBDC Director Erin McCuskey at email@example.com.
Webinars and Training
If you’re a business who needs help with operational efficiencies, growth strategies, pivoting to online and alternative revenue, or just simply trying to survive the months ahead, join us to hear from the experts and ask your questions!
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