Small business owners across America are fighting to keep their workers employed and their dreams alive. Amid the pandemic and the economic fallout, too many already have shuttered, and millions more are on the brink of permanent closure.
We are committed to mobilizing and maximizing the impact of the nation’s response. Join us in supporting small businesses, their workers, and the families and communities that depend on them.
"We cannot and will not allow our country’s critical small business sector to collapse."
U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT
RESOURCES AND WEBINARS
aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级VThe latest resources, advice, and information to help small businesses navigate this challenging time, including financial aid guides, remote working tips, best practices articles, webinars and town halls, and more.
In partnership with Inc., CO— by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is hosting weekly virtual town halls to help small businesses navigate financial aid programs and answer questions. .
CO— by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is now hosting “Workshop Wednesdays” – a weekly series of virtual events focusing on a single topic related to COVID and its impact on small companies. Register to attend the next workshop.
As part of the Save Small Business Initiative, we are also partnering with local and state chamber of commerce, associations, and corporate partners to offer custom webinars and Q&A sessions.
aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级VThe CARES Act allocated $350 billion to help small firms keep workers employed. Called the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the initiative provides 100% guaranteed loans that can be forgiven if borrowers maintain or restore payrolls. Check eligibility and prepare to apply using this guide.
The CARES Act expanded the SBA’s long-standing Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL), which includes additional loan programs and $10,000 emergency grants. Check eligibility, calculate borrowing limits, and prepare to apply using this guide.
aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级VThe CARES Act created a new employee retention tax credit for employers that are closed, partially closed, or experiencing revenue losses as a result of COVID. Check eligibility and calculate your credit using this guide.
aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级VCongress has created new temporary paid sick leave and paid Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) programs that are 100% reimbursable by the federal government. Check requirements, eligibility and exemptions using this guide.
aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级VIf you are an independent contractor or self-employed individual, you may be eligible for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans/grants, SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL), and/or Unemployment Compensation for lost income. This guide walks you through all the steps.Special thanks to Facebook, our partner on these guides and resources. .
We are fighting for legislation, executive actions, and other government efforts to support small businesses devastated by the pandemic – ensuring that financial aid and support programs are both available and accessible.
The U.S. Chamber played a central role in shaping and securing passage of the CARES Act, including the law’s unprecedented small business emergency loan programs and other relief measuresaV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级V. We are now working to ensure:
- Small business emergency and disaster loan programs created or expanded by the CARES Act do not run out of funds, so that no small business is left behind because others secure funds first
- New business startups and venture-backed companies have access to financial assistance they need to continue running, growing and creating much-needed jobs
In partnership with MetLife, we have transformed the quarterly Small Business Index survey into a regular Small Business Coronavirus Impact Poll.aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级V The online survey of 500 small business owners provides insights on the pace of recovery and which small businesses need the most support.
KEY TAKEAWAYS FROM THE FIRST POLL
Released April 3
- One in four small businesses (24%) are two months or less from closing permanently
- More than half of small businesses (54%) had already shut down or expect to shut down temporarily within two weeks
- 56% of small businesses said direct cash payments to Americans would be the most helpful form of aid from the government, followed by loans and financial aid (30%)
SAVE SMALL BUSINESS FUND
UPDATE: Due to overwhelming response to this grant program, the Save Small Business Fund has reached capacity and is not accepting new applicants at this time.
If your company or foundation is interested in contributing to the Fund, please contact us.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has launched the .
aV12电影-欧美人与动欧交视频-a V片 免费A 毛片 A级VFunded by contributions from corporate and philanthropic partners, the program provides $5,000 supplemental grants to small employers in economically vulnerable communities.
"Small businesses touch every family and every block of every town across America. And they need our help right now."
U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT