Small Business Assistance

The COVID-19 public health crisis has impacted every Pennsylvanian in every community. The recently enacted state budget includes $2.6 billion in federal stimulus funds through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES).

Within this allocation, the Department of Community and Economic Development has been allocated $225 million for COVID-19 relief to small businesses through a distribution to Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs).

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Virtual Town Hall for COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Grant Program Applicants

Senator Lindsey M. Williams hosted a Zoom virtual town hall for small business owners interested in applying for the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Grants on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. She was joined by representatives from local Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs).

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