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SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Residents of Kentucky Affected by Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides

Kentucky residents and businesses affected by severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides on August 18 - 23, can apply for low-interest...

Oct 30, 2014, 11:16 ET
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Statement from SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet on Roland Tibbetts, Father of the SBIR/STTR Programs

 "It saddens me, and the SBA community, to hear of the death on Monday of Roland Tibbetts, widely acknowledged as the father of today's Small...

Oct 29, 2014, 15:29 ET
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SBA Relocates Business Recovery Center in Oakland County

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced the moving of the Oakland County Business Recovery Center to the Oak Park Community Center at...

Oct 29, 2014, 11:13 ET
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Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Washington Community Alliance for Self Help and Good Work Network to Receive Grant Funding to Help Small Disadvantaged Businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that it awarded grants to the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce,...

Oct 28, 2014, 14:07 ET
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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...

Oct 28, 2014, 14:03 ET
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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...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:17 ET
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SBA Approves Over $1.1 Million in Disaster Loans for Mississippi Declaration; Nov. 24 Deadline Approaching for Physical Damage

The U. S. Small Business Administration has approved more than $1.1 million in Disaster Assistance Loans to those affected by flooding on Sept. 11,...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:11 ET
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Deadline to Apply for SBA Working Capital Loans in Maine Due to Major Ice and Snow Storms

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

Oct 24, 2014, 10:49 ET
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SBA Has Approved Over $25 Million in Disaster Loans in Michigan; Deadline to Apply for Physical Damage Rapidly Approaching

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved over $25 million in Disaster Assistance Loans for residents and businesses in Michigan...

Oct 23, 2014, 15:09 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Florida Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration Due to Drought

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

Oct 23, 2014, 15:01 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Alabama Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration Due to Drought

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

Oct 23, 2014, 15:00 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Georgia Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration Due to Drought

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

Oct 23, 2014, 09:38 ET
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SBA Deadline for Physical Damage Disaster Loans for Private Non-Profit Organizations in Michigan is Nov. 24

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding eligible private non-profit (PNP) organizations in Michigan of the Nov. 24 deadline to...

Oct 21, 2014, 13:30 ET
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Deadline to Apply for SBA Working Capital Loans In West Virginia Due to Chemical Spill

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

Oct 20, 2014, 16:28 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Florida Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration Due to Drought

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

Oct 20, 2014, 16:23 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Georgia Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration Due to Drought

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

Oct 17, 2014, 16:23 ET
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SBA and National Women's Business Council Partner to Expand Opportunities for Women Investors and Owners

 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the National Women's Business Council have joined forces in an effort to increase the flow of...

Oct 17, 2014, 10:46 ET
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Over $11 Million in SBA Disaster Loans Approved in Michigan

 The U. S. Small Business Administration has approved more than $11 million in Disaster Assistance Loans for residents and businesses in...

Oct 17, 2014, 09:56 ET
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SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Residents of New Jersey Affected by Severe Storms and Flooding

 New Jersey residents and businesses affected by severe storms and flooding on August 12, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the...

Oct 16, 2014, 15:46 ET
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Small Businesses in Counties Adjacent to Macomb, Oakland and Wayne in Michigan are Eligible for Economic Injury Disaster Loans from SBA

Low-interest economic injury disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are available in the following counties: Genesee,...