The Small Business Administration (SBA), in partnership with the US Treasury, opened the preliminary Payroll Protection Program (PPP) application portal on Monday, January 11. This preliminary portal is focused on select minority and disadvantaged business … Read More »
Although the original funding allocated for SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) small business loans has been depleted, a new round of funding may be coming soon. Our most recent … Read More »
SBA is unable to accept new applications at this time for the Paycheck Protection Program or the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)-COVID-19 related assistance program (including EIDL Advances) based on available appropriations funding.
EIDL applicants … Read More »
Businesses interested in applying for federal aid may find this video tutorial helpful. It was produced by the Thurston Chamber of Commerce and PacMtn Workforce Development Council: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRe3hVZu27M&feature=youtu.be… Read More »
We’ve been hearing feedback from some businesses that SBA loans aren’t applicable to them, don’t provide enough funding and other resistance. Please take a few moments to acquaint yourself with the SBA loan programs including … Read More »
Businesses with fewer than 500 employees are eligible for an SBA loan, as are self-employed individuals, independent contractors, and sole proprietors. These loans, which are eligible for forgiveness, will be made by banks, credit … Read More »