Are you a small business impacted by COVID-19? Governor Ron DeSantis has activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Loan Program that will provide up to $50 million in support.
This includes all Florida counties statewide experiencing economic damage due to COVID-19 Virus.
Some of the qualifications are (see Florida Disaster Loan for more details):
- For profit, privately held small businesses
- Business established before March 9, 2020
- Business with 2 to 100 employees
- Up to $50,000 per eligible small business
- Applications accepted through May 8, 2020
For more details and how to apply, please visit: https://floridadisasterloan.org/
Additionally, here is some guidance from Florida Department of Health for Businesses and Employers: https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/businesses/
CareerSource Southwest Florida is actively monitoring key developments related to COVID-19. As the situation continues to evolve for our state, our team is committed to ensuring our partners like you have easy-to-use resources, information and preparedness tips to share with employees and community partners.