April 7, 2020

For those not familiar with SBTDC, this organization and its dedicated teams of professionals across the state are a tremendous resource for assisting small businesses in times of disaster. Please see more information below:

The Small Business Development and Technology Center (SBTDC) administers SBA disaster assistance programs, and is available to help small businesses apply for emergency loans and offer business counseling. SBTDC's Procurement Technical Assistance Center (NC PTAC) can help businesses understand how to participate in disaster recovery efforts as a federal government contractor. For more information, see  SBTDC's COVID-19 small business resource site  and  NC PTAC's weekly free webinar on federal disaster contracting A small business emergency loan overview is attached. This information is also posted on the SOG’s COVID-19 Emergency Management resource site.

More information about NC PTAC’s free weekly webinars is below:

NC PTAC is hosting free weekly webinars on Working with FEMA and Disaster Recovery Operations. See more details about the event on the PTAC site .

Interested in providing disaster relief as a government contractor?

The NC PTAC will provide information on participating in disaster recovery efforts as a government contractor. Both a general overview of disaster relief government contracting and COVID-19-specific resources will be discussed and shared.

This training webinar will be held each Wednesday in April (4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29) at 2PM.

Click here to register for the webinar -

The registration link allows people to register for any of the available dates.

Stay safe!

Norma R. Houston
Lecturer in Public Law and Government
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Campus Box 3330, Knapp-Sanders Building
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3330
T: 919.843.8930

1121 N. Lake Park Blvd.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428