Restaurant Revitalization Fund--Upcoming live training events

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Program details

The Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) provides funding to help restaurants and other eligible businesses keep their doors open. This program will provide restaurants with funding equal to their pandemic-related revenue loss up to $10 million per business and no more than $5 million per physical location. Recipients are not required to repay the funding as long as funds are used for eligible uses no later than March 11, 2023.

Registration begins Friday, April 30, 2021, at 9 am ET and applications will open on Monday, May 3, 2021, at 12 am ET. The online application will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. 

RRF details

Training events

April 30, 2 pm ET

Restaurant Revitalization Fund: Overview for Indiana Restaurants

Indiana restaurants are invited to join us for an overview of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF), which will provide emergency assistance for restaurants and other eligible businesses (caterers, bakeries, breweries, etc.) that have been negatively affected by the pandemic.

Register now

May 3, 2 pm ET

Restaurant Revitalization Fund:  Focus on Women-Owned Businesses

Brought to you by SBA Indiana and the Central Indiana Women's Business Center this RRF overview also provides information on resources available for Women-Owned businesses.

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May 5, 2 pm ET

Restaurant Revitalization Fund: Focus on Minority-Owned Businesses

This RRF overview also includes a panel of experts providing resources and tools for minority-owned small businesses.

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May 7, 2 pm ET

Restaurant Revitalization Fund: Focus on Veteran-Owned Businesses

After an RRF overview, Abron Andrews of VetBiz Central will join us to talk about resources for veterans and the VOSB/SDVOSB certification process.

Register now

Webinar Recording

If you were unable to attend one of the national webinars held earlier this week which covered RRF program details and a demonstration of the application portal, you can watch that recording here.


Resources in multiple languages

Have a question? Find an answer in the RRF knowledge base which hosts information in more than 17 languages!  Want to talk to someone on the phone?  Call the RRF Center Support at 1-844-279-8898 and translation services will be provided.

Also on the knowledge base:

RRF knowledge base


How to prepare

SBA will begin accepting applications via the application portal on Monday, May 3 at 12 p.m. EDTThe application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted.

In preparation, qualifying applicants should familiarize themselves with the application process in advance to ensure a smooth and efficient application. Follow the steps below. 

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