COVID-19 Response


Business Assistance Resources 

Local and Private Resources 

Galveston Business Recovery Loans→

Galveston banks offering disaster recovery loans for businesses in the Galveston Region. 

LiftFund COVID-19 Disaster Relief Program→

LiftFund is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, that provides small business lending for individuals who do not have access to capital from typical lenders. 

•Facebook Small Business Grants Program→

Facebook is offering $100M in cash grants and ad credits for up to 30,000 small businesses in over 30 countries. 

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Corporate Aid Tracker→

The United States Chamber of Commerce has compiled a list of businesses providing resources to fight COVID-19. 

Federal Resources 

SBA Disaster Assistance→

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

•SBA Three Step Process for Disaster Loans→

SBA has provided a quick guide to follow when applying for an SBA Disaster Loan. 

State of Texas Resources 

The State of Texas Office of the Governor→

Governor Greg Abbott’s Office provides regular COVID-19 updates, and information on resources for Texas businesses. 

Resources COVID 19