SBA Opens Business Recovery Center in Boston, MA

Apr 30, 2013, 11:25 ET from U.S. Small Business Administration

ATLANTA, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today the opening of a Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday, May 1.  The Center will provide one-on-one assistance to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small aquaculture businesses and most private non-profit organizations affected by the Boston Marathon Bombing on April 15, 2013. 


The Center is located as indicated below.

Suffolk County
Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Opens:  Wednesday, May 1,  9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Hours:   Monday - Friday,  9:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
             Saturday, May 4,  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
             Sunday, May 5, CLOSED

Closes:  Thursday, May 9 at the close of business

"SBA's Customer Service Representatives will be available at the Center to provide program information and assistance in completing disaster loan applications," said Frank Skaggs, director of SBA Field Operations Center East.

Applicants may also apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website at

Additional information on the disaster loan program may be obtained by calling SBA's Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to  Loan applications can be downloaded from

The deadline to return economic injury applications is January 27, 2014.

For more information about the SBA's Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at

Contact: Michael Lampton
Phone: (404) 331-0333

Release Number: 13-521, MA 13556

SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration