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COVID-19 Tools & Resources

Newsroom:

NALCAB Offers Guidance to Small Business & Non-profits Amid Confusion Over Newly Released Paycheck Protection Program Rules (April 6, 2020)

With $349 Billion in Emergency Small Business Capital Cleared, SBA and Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds (March 31, 2020)

NALCAB Policy Recommendations for Congressional Hispanic Caucus on Economic Stimulus in Response to COVID-19 (March 18, 2020)

Webinars:

Tues, April 7 | 1pm ET: Paycheck Protection Program Rollout & Lender Problems 

“What the Stimulus Package Means for Small Businesses and Nonprofits” (Recording from March 31, 2020) 
The webinar Power Point can be accessed here: shorturl.at/dsM27

National COVID-19 Resources for
Non-Profits and Employers

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act: Programs and Initiatives Available through the Coronavirus Stimulus Package

National Immigration Law Center: Understanding the Impact of Key Provisions of COVID-19 Relief Bills on Immigrant Communities

Small Business Administration (SBA): Coronavirus Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources (English)
SBA: Orientación y Recursos de Préstamos para Pequeñas Empresas (Español)

Facebook: offering $100M in cash grants and ad credits through their Small Business Grants Program

Nonprofit Finance Fund: COVID-19 Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

Main Street America: Resources, Opportunities & Community Response Examples 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Guidance & Recommendations for Businesses & Employers

Small Business Development Centers: Resources and Tips 

US Chamber of Commerce: Small Business Guide

Resources for Community Development
and Housing

National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations (NACEDA): Resources for Community Developers

US Dept of Housing and Urban Development (HUD): Coronavirus Resources

Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies: COVID-19 Housing Resources

USDA Rural Development: Relief for Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by the COVID-19 Outbreak

UT Austin School of Law Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic: COVID-19: Helping Texans Stay in Their Homes

Regional Small Business Loans and Resources

New York City, NY: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/sbs/businesses/covid19-business-outreach.page 

New York City, NY: Renaissance Economic Development Corp: Emergency Small Business Loan Program.

San Francisco, CA: https://oewd.org/assistance-guidance-businesses-and-workers-impacted-covid-19#Biz

Seattle, WA (through Amazon) https://blog.aboutamazon.com/job-creation-and-investment/helping-local-small-businesses-through-the-impacts-of-covid-19?tag=bisafetynet2-20

Seattle, WA: http://www.seattle.gov/office-of-economic-development/small-business/small-business-programs-/stabilization-fund-

Los Angeles, CA: http://ewddlacity.com/index.php/microloan-program

Birmingham, AL: https://bhamstrong.com/smallbusinessresources

Beaverton, OR: https://www.beavertonoregon.gov/EmergencyBizAssistance

Portland, OR Jade District (contact information in article): https://www.bizjournals.com/portland/news/2020/03/17/portland-launches-150k-small-biz-grant-for-jade.html

Florida: https://floridadisasterloan.org/

Baltimore: https://baltimore.ecomap.tech/what-you-need/local-resources-for-businesses-affected-by-covid?fbclid=IwAR1XE2RkgnOo839y5CvBKMJMd-CgVAVQJKqCxB7Cneg8v_J-AiE8DvZVyLw

Consumer Financial and
Credit Bureau Resources

Protect yourself financially from the impact of the coronavirus

The CFPB continues to help consumers make informed financial decisions with up-to-date information and resources

Protecting your credit during the coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus and dealing with debt: Tips to help ease the impact

Tips for financial caregivers during the coronavirus pandemic 

Credit and Natural or Declared Disasters- Tips for Coaches

Credit and Natural or Declared Disasters- Resources for Data Furnishers

Helping Consumers Avoid Credit Problems if They have Been Impacted by COVID-19 (The Credit Bureaus’ Response)

Work from Home Resources

Tech Soup recommendations:
Nonprofit Resources for Remote Work During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Video / conference call options

  • How to have a group FaceTime call – HERE (requires iPhones)
    Zoom– free video conference account allows meetings of up to 40 minutes
    This page provides tutorials and demos around using Zoom
    FreeConferenceCall.com – capabilities for screen sharing and video conferencing through this as well
    UberConference – capabilities for screen sharing and video conferencing through this as well
    Google Hangouts – this requires use of a Google account, which may require staff to use personal email
  • This article provides an overview of a few other resources

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