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SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Businesses and Residents of Kentucky Affected by Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides

Low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to businesses and residents in Kentucky following the announcement of a Presidential disaster declaration due to severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides from Feb. 27 through March 14. “The SBA is strongly committed to providing Kentucky residents with the most effective response possible to …

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Restaurant Revitalization Fund Details

SBA announces details regarding Restaurant Revitalization Fund

SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman today announced the U.S. Small Business Administration will begin registrations on Friday, April 30, 2021, at 9 a.m. EDT and open applications on Monday, May 3, 2021, at noon EDT for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. The online application will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. …

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SBA’s Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOGrant)

Play SAM REGISTRATION Play LIVE VENUE OPERATORS Play TALENT REPRESENTATIVES Play MUSEUM OPERATORS Play MOTION PICTURE THEATERS Play USE OF FUNDS Previous Next WHAT IS THE SHUTTERED VENUE OPERATORS GRANT? The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program was established through the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits and Venues Act and amended by the …

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Data Assured: Cyber Security Workbook for Small Business

A Note From Our State Director… The threat of cybersecurity is one that the Kentucky Small Business Development Center recognizes as a major area of concern for small business owners in the Commonwealth. Hackers are specifically targeting small and medium sized businesses because of their potential lack of knowledge, resources, and general awareness on the …

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SBA COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan Identity Theft

If your identity was used, without your permission, to obtain a COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)…  follow the procedures outlined below. The US Small Business Administration has developed a process for individuals to report Identity Theft relating to fraudulent Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL). If you have received a notice from SBA regarding an …

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Changes to PPP to further promote equitable access to relief

February 22, 2021: The White House issued a press release describing upcoming enhancements to SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program. The changes include:  Instituting a 14-day period, starting Wednesday, during which only businesses with fewer than 20 employees can apply for relief through the Program. Helping sole proprietors, independent contractors, and self-employed individuals receive more financial support. …

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Kentucky SBDC Partnership with Shopify

A series of webinars, tools, trainings, and tutorials will present great potential for online success. Lexington, Kentucky – The Kentucky SBDC announced an e-commerce initiative with the support of the leading global commerce platform, Shopify, in an effort to assist in the online presence of Kentucky small businesses. Entrepreneurs and business owners can expect a …

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