Upcoming Webinars for Funding Opportunities During COVID-19 Crisis

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Utah District Office - April 21, 2020

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UPCOMING WEBINARS:
FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR RURAL & VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESSES AFFECTED BY COVID-19

SBA Resources for Rural Businesses

Rural Business Resources Webinars
April 22 & 23

Join this webinar to better understand what funding you can obtain to help your rural business survive the COVID-19 crisis. The government grant and loan options will be deciphered along with the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A session with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Congressional Offices and affiliated government agencies.

“This webinar will gather all the resources together in one expert panel, to offer information and insight as to how to find and apply for the loans and grants the federal government offers as well as local programs,” said SBA Utah District Director Marla Trollan.

Wednesday, April 22 from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
https://zoom.us/j/92766475714?pwd=eE1iWGFlRk5tOXhFSUJGL3BFSnJEQT09
Webinar ID: 927 7664 75714
Password: 394252
Telephone Dial-in: (669) 900-6833 

Wednesday, April 22 from 2:00-3:00 p.m.
https://zoom.us/j/93076635525?pwd=eEZwSmRXSmwreWk4K3B1dDE4UUFkZz09
Webinar ID: 930 7663 5525
Password: 578010
Telephone Dial-in: (346) 248-7799  

Thursday, April 23 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.
https://zoom.us/j/97148563495?pwd=bTVQbURTeUhvdy9scExHZ1hZZkxkQT09 Webinar ID: 971 4856 3495
Password: 434992
Telephone Dial-in: (669) 900-6833   

The agenda includes:

  • Introduction:  Miles Hansen, President & CEO WTC Utah
  • Senator Lee’s Office:  Justin Anthony
  • Senator Romney’s Office:  Scott Albrecht
  • SBA:  Marla Trollan, SBA Utah District Director
  • USDA:  Randy Parker, State Director
  • GOED:  Ryan Starks, Director
  • Other Resources:  Miles Hanson
  • Q&As

Learn About SBA's Rural Initiative Pilot Program


Veteran Business Owner

Utah Veterans & Military COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall
April 22

As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs is hosting a COVID-19 virtual town hall for Utah’s Veterans, current service members and their families.

SBA Utah District Office will be presenting information and be available to answer questions.

WHAT: Utah Veterans & Military COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall WHEN: Wednesday, April 22 at 11am

During this Town Hall meeting SBA, UDVMA and our partners will highlight key information on:

  • COVID-19 resources available for Veterans, service members and families
  • Veterans benefits and claim assistance
  • Unemployment benefits for Veterans, service members and families
  • VA telehealth and other resources for healthcare
  • Education Benefits

Additionally, there will be a Q&A portion of the townhall answering questions submitted in advance. 

Register Here

Submit a Question


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The SBA is committed to transparency. We publish documents that report on our financial and operational performance.

Follow the links below for the latest on SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance program performance.

Economic Injury Disaster Loan Performance (As of 4/20/20)

EIDL Advance Performance Numbers (As of 4/20/20)

SBA is unable to accept new applications at this time for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)-COVID-19 related assistance program (including EIDL Advances) based on available appropriations funding.

Applicants who have already submitted their applications will continue to be processed on a first-come, first-served basis.


Other Assistance Available

Enhanced Debt Relief is also available in SBA’s other business loan programs to help small businesses overcome the challenges created by this health crisis.

For information on traditional SBA lending options, please click here.

SBA provides local assistance via 68 district offices and a nationwide network of resource partners. To find resources near you, please click here


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The SBA is committed to transparency. We publish documents that report on our financial and operational performance.

Follow the link below for the latest on SBA Paycheck Protection Program performance.

Paycheck Protection Program Performance (As of 4/16/20)

The SBA is currently unable to accept new applications for the Paycheck Protection Program based on available appropriations funding.

You may be able to speak with a participating lender to prepare for a possible future round of funding for PPP.

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM FAQs

REQUEST LIST OF PARTICIPATING PPP LENDERS


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RESOURCES FOR FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS


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CONTACT RAPID RESPONSE TEAM


Beware of Fraudulent Service Offers

In some cases, fees/charges may not be legitimate, necessary, or allowed under SBA's loan programs.

CONCERNED? CONTACT US.


COVID-19 Business Resources

Submit questions to the SBA Rapid Response Team


SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Information & Resource Directory

NEED EIDL HELP:
SBA EIDL Customer Service Center
Phone: (800) 659-2955
Email: disastercustomerservice@sba.gov

HEARING IMPAIRED:
(800) 877-8339.

BY MAIL (ONLINE RECOMMENDED):
Inquiries should be mailed to:
U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX  76155.

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CORONAVIRUS INFO:
Coronavirus.gov.

SBA CORONAVIRUS INFO:
SBA.gov/coronavirus


SBA Utah District Office Staff Contact Information

Marla Trollan, District Director
marla.trollan@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3200
(c) 385-218-1995

Chris Stever, Deputy District Director
christopher.stever@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3215
(c) 385-266-1495

John Gygi, District Counsel
john.gygi@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3205
(c) 801-889-6170

Ian Lorenzana, Public Information Officer
ian.lorenzana@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3218
(c) 385-388-3276

Siobhan Carlile, Public Affairs Specialist
siobhan.carlile@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3217
(c) 706-267-1145

Don MacMillan, Lender Relations Specialist
donald.macmillan@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3226

Karl Wernick, Lender Relations Specialist
karl.wernick@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3210
(c) 385-355-5815

Melinda Workman, Economic Development Specialist
melinda.workman@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3213
(c) 385-266-1853

Rachel Bennett, Economic Development Specialist
rachel.bennett@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3204
(c) 385-355-5677

Cody Neville, Business Opportunity Specialist
cody.neville@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3206
(c) 801-828-0796

Cheryl Richens, Administrative Officer
cheryl.richens@sba.gov
(o) 801-524-3219

Sharlene Miller, Paralegal