Small Biz Relief and Recovery Webinars

Tennessee District Office 

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Coronavirus (COVID-19):  Information Webinar

Get the Facts on PPP and EIDL 

Come Learn About:

  • Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) First and Second Draw Loans
  •  Economic Injury Disaster Loans for Covid-19

Special Guest-Sarah Waters, Vice President Government Affairs for the Tennessee Credit Union League, will speak on credit union efforts to assist entities with obtaining PPP loans.

Next Session: March 1, 2021

Time: 11:00 am, CST

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Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Reconsideration Webinar

The SBA Tennessee District Office hosts a webinar once a month on the Reconsideration Process for COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans. If you were denied an EIDL, an Office of Disaster Assistance representative will be on hand to explain the process of reconsideration and  cover frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 disaster services.

Next Session: March 3, 2021 

Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm CST

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Road to Recovery

The SBA Tennessee District Office (TNDO) and our resource partners have created a path to recovery for Tennessee small business owners. The TNDO's “Road To Recovery” training series will aid entrepreneurs in reopening and transitioning to the new normal post 2020. Road to Recovery will help businesses excel with next level virtual trainings and actionable informational sessions. Join the TNDO for the webinars listed below.


SBA and USDA Financing Options

Come Learn About:

  • SBA & USDA Financial Assistance Programs and Which is Best for Your Business
  • How to Find SBA Participant Lenders with LenderMatch
  • The Importance of a Business Plan and How to Create It

Date: March 3, 2021

Time: 10:00 am-11:00 am, CST

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Date: March 31, 2021

Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm, CST

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Banking Services Available for Small Businesses

You Will:

  • Gain a Solid Understanding of the Banking Products and Services Available to Small Business Owners

  • Understand the Importance of Building Effective Long-term Relationships with a Banker or Lender

  • Recognize the Role of a Personal Credit Score in the Lending Process

Date: March 16, 2021

Time: 9:00 am-11:00 am, CST

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SBA 101: SBA's Resources for Existing and Start Up Businesses


Come Learn About:

  • How to Get Certified for Government Contracting as a:
    • Woman-owned Small Business
    • Veteran-owned Small Business
    • Service Disabled Veteran-owned Small Business
    • 8(a) Socially and Economically Disadvantaged Business
    • HUBZone Small Business
  • Counseling and Training Programs for: 
    • Start-ups
    • Existing and Expanding Businesses
  • Business Planning 
  • SBA Financing Options for Start-up and Expanding Small Businesses
  • Covid-19 Recovery Financing Options 

Date: March 24, 2021

Time: 9:00 am-11:00 am, CST

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To learn about upcoming webinars, stay tuned with these communications, contact the SBA Tennessee District  Office, and follow us on Twitter @SBA_Tennessee.