All Counties Now Eligible to Apply

The SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan program is now open to all 67 counties in Alabama. The Alabama SBDC is hosting a series of webinar to prepare companies for the application process. SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Alabama Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) ATLANTA – TheU.S.

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Small Business Guidance on COVID-19

Alabama SBDC Covid 19

In addition to guidance from the CDC, see below for updates from the AL Department of Revenue and AL Department of Labor. Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) offers the most

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SBA Disaster Loans for COVID-19

SBA disaster loan

Many have been asking about the SBA’s Disaster Assistance Loan Program. Here is what we know: The Federal Emergency Declaration last week activated the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program (EIDL). We expect the program to cover the entire state, and not just counties where individual have

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2019 State Star: Cassie Ward Chandler

In recognition of her contributions to serving Alabama’s small business community, Cassie Chandler, SBDC Business Advisor at Jacksonville State University, has been awarded the “State Star” award from the Association of Small Business Development Centers.

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SBDC Day is a national movement to help raise awareness about the service offering and impact of America’s SBDCs – the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) largest business assistance program.

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Rural Strong Alabama

Rural Strong-Alabama is coming soon to an area near you – designed specifically for Alabama entrepreneurs by the SBA and USDA.  Rural Strong is a comprehensive initiative comprised with specific programming to rural economic development needs.  The executive leadership of the (SBA) and (USDA) recently developed a

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