Prickly Pear new owners of the restaurant at 160 E. Main, Lyons, are doing the opposite of the past owners, on almost every thing… from food, ambiance, beer selection, and more. Grand Opening 9/17/21.
Mi Casa Resource Center BUSINESS CENTER offers bilingual programs to women, and those under served, to have economic self-sufficiency for the family, and advance the economics of women-owned businesses. — They received a grant from the Small Business Administration. (1 out of 14 granted nationwide) 2021
This year’s National Small Business Week activities will take place in a virtual atrium and will include numerous educational panels providing retooling and innovative practices for entrepreneurs as small businesses look to pivot and recover toward a stronger economy. – Sept 13-15, 2021
The CLIMBER Loan Fund, with loans of up to half a million dollars, is designed to catalyze borrowing that might not otherwise be available. Below-market interest rates… Special consideration is given to small businesses located in rural, distressed, and underserved areas, including communities with low to moderate incomes.
Effective April 22, the SBA modified the Targeted EIDL Advance application process to
determine if businesses also qualify for the additional $5,000 Supplemental Targeted Advance.
SBA will contact eligible business entities to apply and applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis. To qualify … see article for details
Starting the week of April 6, 2021, the SBA is raising the loan limit for the COVID-19 EIDL program from 6-months of economic injury with a maximum loan amount of $150,000 to up to 24-months of economic injury with a maximum loan amount of $500,000.