Small Business Resources to Manage the Impact of COVID-19


2020 Virtual Innovation Tuesday


When: Tuesday, April 14th, 5:30 to 7 p.m.


Where:Online via Zoom (please click on link below)


       Meeting ID: 496 937 330


Cost: Free


COVID-19 is presenting small business owners with unprecedented challenges: limitations on business beyond their control and economic uncertainty, to say the least. This month, Innovation Tuesday goes online. During this free webinar, you will learn about a variety of available resources and how to apply. 


Our panel of experts includes:


Agnes Masnik- IL Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity


Karl Franzen- City of Rockford


Edward Caceres- Rockford Small Business Development Center


Topics include:


  • SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loans

  • SBA Debt Relief Program

  • SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans & Emergency Advance Grants

  • SBA Tax Provisions

  • SBA Express Bridge Loan Pilot Program

  • IL Small Business Emergency Loan Fund

  • IL Downstate Small Business Stabilization Program

  • Facebook

  • Honeycomb Credit

  • Google Ad Credits

  • Other resource that may become available