Small Business Administration: $50B Coronavirus Lifeline ‘Already Starting to Be Approved’

President Trump recently stated that the SBA would serve as a clearing house for “up to $50 billion” in available loans to help struggling small businesses weather the coming storm.

Source: Yahoo News



Small Businesses in Ohio’s Butler County Are Coming Up With New Ways to Connect and Serve Their Loyal Customers.

Moving to e-commerce, upping social media presence and building a drive-up window are just a few of the solutions that Butler County small business owners are implementing, with significant success.

Source: Journal-News



San Jose Lends Support to Businesses Affected by COVID-19

Since the mandate that all non-essential businesses be closed until further notice, San Jose residents are rallying together to support their local and family-owned micro businesses.

Source: The Mercury News



How Franklin’s Main Street Business Owners Are Surviving the Coronavirus Shutdown

In Tennessee, small business owners are putting on a brave face in spite of all the bad news. “Our spirit is resilient on Main Street,” Joni Cole said. “It may get worse, but in the end, all of us will be stronger and wiser. 

Source: Tennessean



Gannett Launches Website to Help Local Small Businesses Hit Hard by Coronavirus Crisis Gannett, the owner of USA TODAY and more than 260 daily local media properties, is launching a nationwide effort to help communities support local small businesses during the coronavirus crisis

Source: USA Today