Public Announcements


PPP: SBA Paycheck Protection Loan

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for small businesses is now available. Contact your bank or an SBA lender. 



A fund has been created to support TSBs with zero employees that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Review the requirements, eligibility guidelines and complete an application here.



Applicants may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at

The SBA sent an email March 21st with more information. View the content of that email here:



On Monday, March 23, Governor Reynolds announced a new Iowa Small Business Relief Program that will provide financial assistance to small businesses and tax deferrals to any Iowa businesses that have been economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications will be available on Tuesday, March 24, at 8 a.m. Application deadline is Tuesday, March 31, at 12 p.m. Visit Iowa Econominc Development website TUESDAY, MARCH 24 to apply:


Facebook Small Business Grants Program

This program is in the works. Sign up for updates at


BrownWinick COVID-19 Resource Page

Our partner BrownWinick posts summaries of legal updates for business owners and individuals within 24-48 hours of the date the legislation is passed, Proclamation is issued, etc. Find more information at


Iowa Department of Public Health NEW COVID-19 Website

IDPH has launched a new website to host information regarding the spread of COVID-19 in Iowa. GO HERE >


Iowa Business Information on COVID-19

IASourceLink shares resources available to small business owners in Iowa. Read updates here:


Q & A - Questions about SBA Disaster Loans

Some really good questions here, like who qualifies and how do I apply...


SBDC Directory of Resources for Small Businesses

Read how the SBDC can help, and see their comprehensive directory of resources at


Iowa Workforce Development Information

IWD offers a directory of resources on COVID-19. Find Q & A and more info here:


NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development

The NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development is loaded with tools for coping with the current pandemic. Read more here: