Financial Resources

Type Funding Eligibility Website link Funding Range Funding Process Contact Information
L.A Street Vendor Emergency Fund Must be a Street Vendor in Los Angeles $400 7 day turn around (323)388-3724 ||
Jewish Free Emergency Loans Must Live in L.A (no S.B Loans) $3,000 7-10 day turn around (323) 761-8830 ||
Sempra Nonprofit Hardship Fund Must have 501c(3) status or be an organization providing social services $500 – $50,000 2 weeks
L.A Small Business Emergency Micro Loan Business must have a Business Tax Registration Certificate with the City of Los Angeles’ Office of Finance that was filed prior to March 01, 2020 $5,000 to $20,000 2 weeks (213)-744-7130 ||
Facebook Small Business Grants Program For up to 30,000 eligible small businesses in over 30 countries where we operate. We’ll share more details as they become available. $100M in cash grants and ad credits 2 weeks
SBA Disaster Assistance Businesses that are currently experiencing a temporary loss of revenue.
SBA COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan Businesses that are currently experiencing a temporary loss of revenue. up to $2 million 3 day turn around 1-800-659-2955 ||
California Small Business Loan Guarantee Program & Disaster Relief Loan Guarantee Program Small Businesses located in California with 1-750 employees up to $20 million 7-10 day turn around (213)-739-2999, Ext. 222 ||
Steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus.
CARE Act / PPP aplication assistance
Payroll Protection
Short Term Relief For Small Businesses Must employ 3-20 people ; Located in an eonomically vulnerable community; Harmed financially by COVID-19 pandemic. $5,000 Funds will be awarded weekly; 3-5 days to process payment
Metro Business Interruption Fund Businesses that have been in operation for 2 years minimum with 25 or fewer employeess up to $10,000,000 Angela Winston at PCR (213)739-2999 ext.223 | |
CD-9 Small Business Relief Fund Revenue must be under $1 million with 15 or fewer employees $3,000 – $25,000 If approved, allow up to 5 days to receive funds

Community Resources

Type Link
Food resources
Physical Activity
Technology (Remote Work Tips)
Family Assistance
Legal Aid
Legal Aid at Work – FAQ for Workers
Legal Aid at Work – Undocumented Workers Employment Rights

Additional COVID-19 Related Links

Type Organization name Link:
Small Business Relief EQUIVICO
South L.A Newsletter Mayor’s office
Small Business Relief CAMEO NETWORK
Small Business Relief ALIGNABLE
COVID19 Updates CDC
Small Business Relief L.A County
Small Business Relief L.A Small Business Development Center
Arts & Culture Culture L.A
Local COVID19 Updates CA.GOV
Small Business Relief Business.Ca
Small Business Relief L.A Chamber of Commerce
CARES ACT / PPP Black Chamber of Commerce
CARES ACT / PPP Goldmansachs
Small Business Relief SCORE
Communication Service AT&T
Government Updates
Government Updates
COVID19 Updates (Translated In Mulitple Languages)
PPP/ Bank list Fundera
CD9 Resource Guide CD9 Resource Guide
COVID-19 Resources Public Counsel
LA Times
SBA Disaster Loan Assistance Fact Sheet SBA

PPP Loan Restrictions and Limits

LA Street Vendor Emergency Fund Direct cash to street vendors who cannot access government resources $400
Jewish Free Emergency Loans $3,000
Sempra Nonprofit Hardship Fund
Increasing volume of services being provided to clients as a result of the pandemic; Support for unexpected expenses associated with fulfilling these services
$500 – $50,000 For small to medium-sized non-profit organization; charitable status under section 501(c)(3) and be in good standing with the IRS
Small Biz Emergency Micro Loan $5,000 to $20,000
For-profit and tax-exempt businesses in the City of LA with 100 or fewer employees (negatively impacted); futher eligbility defined in full document
Facebook Small Business Grants Program $100M For-profit companies, between 2 and 50 employees, been in business for 1+ years, challenges from COVID-19
SBA Disaster Assistance
SBA COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan $2 million
California Small Business Loan Guarantee Program & Disaster Relief Loan Guarantee Program $20 million 1-750 employees, experienced negative impacts or disruption by COVD19
CARE Act / PPP Application assistance Varies according to bank. Please see Full Document
Employer Assistance Grant Fund