Mar. 20, 2020
Small Business Administration Disaster Funding
On Tuesday, Mar. 17, Governor Kelly submitted all necessary documentation to the Small Business Administration for disaster relief funding. This funding will be available to businesses in all 105 Kansas counties. Once the application is approved, the announcement will be on the Kansas Department of Commerce website.

The Chamber will be hosting an information session via Facebook Live with the Wichita District Director at US Small Business Administration, Wayne Bell on Monday, Mar. 23 at 8:30 a.m. CST.
Wayne will provide a deep dive into the program and how to apply. Please email us any questions that you would like answered in this session.
Hospitality Industry Relief Emergency Fund 
Governor Laura Kelly has established the Hospitality Industry Relief Emergency (HIRE) Fund to provide bridge loans for Kansas’ hospitality sector during the COVID-19 crisis. Eligible businesses can apply for up to $20 thousand at 0% interest for 36 months.

The safety, health and well-being of our community is of utmost importance during this challenging time. We all can play an important role in slowing the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and hopefully limit the impact on our region.
The Chamber will be reposting resources and offers through our social media channels from experts and reputable sources.