The city of San Diego has established a Small Business Relief Fund to provide grants and forgivable or low-to-zero-interest-rate loans to eligible small businesses. An application will be posted on March 27, 2020, at 5 PM PDT. Find out more HERE.
– Reach out to your nearest SBDC for guidance and resources about navigating the chaos surrounding COVID-19 and provides assistance with cash flow concerns, supply chain interruptions, insurance coverage and more at no cost to you. Register for free one-on-one SBDC business counseling HERE.
Small Business Survival Resources Guide – This resource was put together by SBDC and can be downloaded HERE.
San Diego Workforce Partnership – This is a resource for employers needing information and assistance surrounding work stoppages, layoffs or furloughs. It also provides resources for impacted employees, including unemployment insurance info, tax assistance, work-sharing to avoid layoffs, financial planning, career services and more. Learn more HERE.
EDD Tax Assistance: Request a 60-day extension to file payroll and more. Call the EDD Taxpayer Assistance Center 1-888-745-3886 (toll-free). Learn more
Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation: COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund