Small Business Resources

The current situation is changing daily, and there is no shortage of information at our fingertips, but we will make every attempt to share with all of you a variety of pertinent resources as we learn of them. Please check back for updates.

To learn more about COVID-19, including its transmission, its symptoms, and how to protect yourself and others, please visit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention | World Health Organization| Environmental Protection Agency

Commercial Rent Relief Matching Program

The URA is launching a pilot program to help temporarily reduce rent costs on small businesses in the City of Pittsburgh. Please see attached for a factsheet on the program. The application is fairly simple and can be completed online here . This application is now open and will stay open until funds are expended.

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America's SBDC

America’s SBDCs are working to help small businesses address the business challenges of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

SBDC Resources Training Events Disaster Loan Webinar - March 25, 2020

SEK CPA's & Advisors

COVID-19 Insights

Our number one priority is the health and safety of our team, our clients, and our communities. As the impact of COVID-19 increases, we want to bring you the latest updates and resources available.

SEK Blog

Founder Institute

Thursday Mar 19, 2020

Sample Coronavirus Plan for Businesses: If you don't have one, copy and paste ours

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Marketing Your Small Business or Community in This Time of the COVID-19 Coronavirus

Locable Resources Business Status Directory During COVID-19

Here are a few examples of the free directories installed:




SnapRetail – offering unlimited free trials at this time to all small businesses, for the duration of the COVID-19 outbreak.

SnapRetail Resources

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Launches Nationwide “Save Small Business” Initiative

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 3:15pm

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U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in addition to local funding partners, may be a source of assistance for affected businesses.

SBA Resources SBA Program Comparisons SBA Loan Application Top Approved SBA Lendors in PA & NJ