Small Business Development Center
Dear Client,

We want to assure you that we take the health and well-being of our community, clients, and associates very seriously. Like you, we're closely monitoring the quickly developing effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are working from home During normal working hours. We continue to offer Our top quality services by our certified advisors. We have temporarily closed our center to protect and care for those who work with us, our clients, and the public.

We will miss seeing you in our center, but we will be in contact with you virtually, either by phone, email or messenger for continues advising services to discuss your options and opportunities at this difficult time. Follow us on our social media ( Facebook , Instagram and Twitter ) for daily updates on tools, tips and resources and to contact us directly. Our website can also be accessed for more information and to contact our advisors directly..

We are all in this together. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will follow guidance from public health officials and government agencies, so we can continue to support our clients and communities as needed.

For more information about COVD-19 and what you can do to keep healthy and safe, visit the Centers for Disease Control at or your local health department's website.

Small Business Development Center Staff
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CONTACT US: If you have a question that you can't find the answer to, you can contact us at (830) 758-5022 (Monday - Thursday 8 AM - 5 PM; Fridays 8 AM - 4 PM)

SEARCH AND FAQ: Our website is very helpful for finding things about your local SBDC. We've also posted a FAQ page to address commonly-asked questions about our website.
Sign up for SBDC Virtual Advising
To combat the spread of COVID-19, Sul Ross State University SBDC will be providing virtual meetings to clients on as needed basis. Our advisors are here to help answer your questions. Please contact each advisor through phone or email as follows:
Cynthia Gomez
Senior Business Advisor
Eagle Pass, TX
Phone: 830.758.5026
Juan Gallegos, Jr
Senior Business Advisor
Del Rio, TX
Phone: 830.403.4811

Maricela Brown
Business Advisor
Eagle Pass, TX
Phone: 830.758.5024
SBDC Training Events
If you per-registered to any SBDC training event, please follow us on our social media (please view links below) and stay informed about new training dates and/or future webinars you can take at the peace of your home. Any other question surrounding our training events, please email

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SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus
"The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Upon a request received from a state’s or territory’s Governor, SBA will issue under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act that was recently signed by the President, an Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration."

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