SBA Hawaii District Office - Upcoming COVID-19-Related Events


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Eligible and Effective use of Restaurant Revitalization Funds (RRF)

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM HST

Council For Native Hawaiian Advancement

91-5431 Kapolei Pkwy

CNHA Meeting Room

Kapolei, HI  96707


Join us as the SBA and the Veteran’s Business Outreach Center of the Pacific

(VBOC) outlines the eligible use of RRF funds and guidance on tracking and

creating projections on fund usage that is due to SBA on 12/31/2021.

We will be discussing in an interactive setting the following topics:

- What expenses are eligible for RRF

- Preparing for RRF reporting to the SBA

- And more…



Financing for the Future for New & Existing Business

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Kapolei Civic Center

1000 Uluʻōhiʻa Street

Kapolei, HI 96707


Whether you are looking for funding to start a new business or expand on your existing one this workshop is for you. Together with our resource partners and:

  • Local Lenders
  • Micro-Lenders
  • US Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • Department of Business Economic Development & Tourism (DBEDT)

They will share information on their funding programs to help you:

  • Secure funds for new business start ups
  • Secure funds for expansion of existing business
  • Finance the purchase of property
  • Finance the purchase of equipment
  • Purchase a existing business
  • Secure a business line of credit

We will begin the day with a panel presentation followed by a group activity where you will use the information from the panel and put together a presentation to pitch your financing request to the panel and get feedback.

We will end the day with one-on-one appointments with the lender of your choice to discuss your specific financing needs.

You will be given the opportunity to sign up for same day one-on-one appointments or make appointments for a later date.

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PPP Forgiveness Application - Best Practices

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM HST


Facilitated by Hawai‘i SBDC, Maui Center

Live Zoom Webinar

(Webinar will not be recorded.)


The Hawaii SBDC and Small Business Administration invite you to a PPP Forgiveness application webinar. The one-hour session will review the PPP loan forgiveness application process and highlight key points in calculating and documenting eligible non-payroll costs.

Presented by:

Wayne Wong- Maui Center Director: Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Cynthia Yamasaki- Outreach Marketing Specialist: Small Business Administration (SBA)

Facilitated by:

Roseann Freitas - PR & Communications Manager: Better Business Bureau (BBB)

Fee: No Cost



EIDL Assistance Webinar

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM HST


Facilitated by Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership (MCBL)

Topic: Disaster Mitigation

You may have secured funds from the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, but what’s next? As a small business owner, it is important to understand what this loan means for you and your business.

In partnership with the Small Business Administration, join us as we take a deep dive into the EIDL program. This webinar will discuss the loan terms and conditions and examine the different ways these funds can and should be utilized.

What will be covered:

  • Overview of the EIDL program
    • How to apply
    • Terms and conditions
  • What can EIDL Funds be used for
  • How to use the Funds Strategically
  • Q&A Session

Fee: No Cost



About the U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration makes the American dream of business ownership a reality. As the only go-to resource and voice for small businesses backed by the strength of the federal government, the SBA empowers entrepreneurs and small business owners with the resources and support they need to start, grow or expand their businesses, or recover from a declared disaster. It delivers services through an extensive network of SBA field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations. To learn more, visit

SBA’s participation is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please call the SBA at 541-2990 to make arrangements.