A list of resources for coronavirus-affected business owners and entrepreneurs

Due to the economic impact of COVID-19 closures and postponements, we are gathering resources and information that may be of use to entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses across the state.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

SBA Disaster Assistance Loans
Apply for Funding

Iowa Workforce Development
Assistance for employees and employers affected by COVID-19 related layoffs

Facebook
Small Business Grant Program

CDBG Grant Funds
Funds to Support Infectious Disease Response

BUSINESS GUIDANCE

Iowa Economic Development Authority
COVID-19 IMPACT SURVEY

IASourceLink
Iowa Business Information on COVID-19

Iowa Small Business Development Center
How to Prepare Your Small Business for Coronavirus

CIRAS at Iowa State University
How to deal with COVID-19

Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
SBA Disaster Loan Information

CDC Guidance
CDC Guidance for Businesses

Main Street America Resource Center
Guidance for Your Community

Iowa Small Business Resources & Support
FB group for small businesses looking for resources and support during COVID-19

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
COVID-19 Preparedness Checklist

Other RESOURCES

State of Iowa
Iowa COVID-19 Information

Office of the Governor of Iowa
Latest News and Information

Iowa Workforce Development
Iowa Workforce Development Response to COVID-19

CenturyLink
Well-Being Focused Approach to care for people and our business amid COVID-19

Mediacom
Mediacom Announces Company Initiatives to Combat Spread of Coronavirus

Google
Google launches educational coronavirus website