Information for Small Businesses

Information for Small Businesses

Please use the following resources to learn about the programs that may assist your small business and do not hesitate to contact my office with any questions.  

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Paycheck Protection Program & Other Aid Programs from the Small Business Administration 

Viist the Small Business Administration's website for the most up-to-date information on small business support programs, including information on first and second draw loans which are now available. 

Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program

 Click here for more information regarding the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program offered by the SBA. 

For further information, please contact the SBA disaster assistance customer service center. Call 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339) or e-mail disastercustomerservice@sba.gov. 

 Expanded Unemployment Compensation in the CARES Act

The CARES Act Workers who otherwise would be ineligible for unemployment compensation, like self-employed individuals and independent contractors, are now temporarily eligible.

These benefits are administered individually by each state, to visit Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Compensation website click here: uc.pa.gov.

For additional questions regarding unemployment compensation, please contact your state legislator. You can find their contact information by clicking here.