If you own a small business or run a private, non-profit organization in designated areas of California, and have been affected by the response to COVID-19, you may be eligible for a low-interest federal loan. The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) has opened their disaster assistance application process to specific regions affected by COVID-19. The SBA offers Economic Injury Disaster Loans of up to $2 million in assistance to cover a temporary loss of revenue. You can find more information, check eligible disaster areas, or apply online now.
Small businesses may also be eligible for loans through California State entities. Visit the California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank website to learn more.
Visit the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development’s COVID-19 landing page for links to other valuable resources.
The California State Treasurer's office has compiled a list of resources to support small businesses.