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Dec 24, 2014, 09:59 ET
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SBA's Deadline in Indiana for Economic Injury Disaster Loans For Private Nonprofit Organizations is Jan. 22

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding eligible private non-profit organizations (PNPs) in Indiana that Jan. 22, 2015 is the...

Dec 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Alabama Deadline to Apply for SBA Working Capital Disaster Loans is Jan. 26

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small aquaculture businesses and most...

Dec 23, 2014, 11:51 ET
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SBA Disaster Assistance Available to Private Non-Profit Organizations in New York

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today certain Private Non-Profit Organizations (PNPs) that do not provide critical services...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:35 ET
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Mississippi Deadline to Apply for SBA Working Capital Disaster Loans is Jan. 21

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small aquaculture businesses and most...

Dec 19, 2014, 20:04 ET
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President Obama Signs Into Law New Authority to Increase Opportunities for Women-Owned Small Businesses

Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Maria Contreras-Sweet, applauded the signing into law of the National Defense...

Dec 19, 2014, 12:45 ET
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SBA Launches 2015 Emerging Leaders Initiative

The U.S. Small Business Administration has launched its 2015 Emerging Leaders executive-level training series in 48 cities and communities across...

Dec 17, 2014, 20:43 ET
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Statement by SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet on Cuba Policy Changes

"President Obama's decision to reestablish diplomatic relations with Cuba and ease some commercial and travel restrictions is a step toward...

Dec 17, 2014, 16:56 ET
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SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Residents of New York Affected by Severe Winter Storms in Erie County

New York businesses and residents affected by severe winter storms on Nov. 19-26, 2014, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:13 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Wisconsin Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 16, 2014, 10:58 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Ohio Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 16, 2014, 10:57 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Indiana Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 16, 2014, 10:41 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Michigan Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 15, 2014, 15:16 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Rhode Island Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 15, 2014, 15:11 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Connecticut Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration for Drought

 The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 15, 2014, 15:11 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Massachusetts Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

 The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 15, 2014, 14:26 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in New York Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

 The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Dec 11, 2014, 16:16 ET
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Update to Earlier Release: Deadline Approaching in Massachusetts for SBA Working Capital Loans

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture...

Dec 11, 2014, 16:03 ET
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Update to Earlier Release: Deadline Approaching in Pennsylvania for SBA Working Capital Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and...

Dec 11, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Update to Earlier Release: Deadline Approaching in New York for SBA Working Capital Loans

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture...

Dec 11, 2014, 15:54 ET
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Update to Earlier Release: Deadline Approaching in Connecticut for SBA Working Capital Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and...