Webinars: Funding Training for Illinois Small Businesses and Small Business Resiliency Fund
Grants for Small Hospitality Entities
Dear neighbors,

Funding Training for Illinois Small Businesses:
Applying for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)
TODAY, March 30
3:30 p.m.

All Illinois small businesses can now apply for low-interest and forgiveable disaster loans to help offset the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. In partnership with the US Small Business Administration's Illinois District Office, the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce's IL Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host this free webinar to help navigate the application process for the newly released disaster funding opportunity: the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program. You can register for the event here .

You can apply for the SBA loans here.
Small Business Resiliency Fund
10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m.
Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP) will host FREE webinars regarding the Small Business Resiliency Fund TOMORROW 3/31 at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m.(in Polish). Click here to register.
Hospitality Emergency Grant Program
Deadline Wednesday, April 1

The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) is working with the nonprofit Accion to launch the Hospitality Emergency Grant Program (HEGP), offering $14 million in assistance for small food and beverage businesses and hotels.

Please visit the Hospitality Grant website for more information and to apply.

Look for our next newsletter about more followup on economic benefits.
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