Businesses and individuals adversely impacted by the pandemic SARS-coV-2 novel coronavirus, the virus that causes COVID-19 disease, are encouraged to explore a suite of financial relief programs at the federal, state and local level.
Some of these programs may be fluid; therefore the links provided below are directly to the funding authority for the latest and most robust program information to date.
Here are links to several potentially invaluable resources, with the newest being to a program from Pinellas County Government.
Federal Government CARES Act: Stimulus Checks and Payroll Protection Program
Saint Petersburg ‘Fighting Chance’ Grant Initiative for both Qualifying Small Business Operations and Individuals
Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) by US Small Business Association for Eligible Small Business Operations
Pinellas County Government Grants for both Qualifying Small Business Operations and Individuals as Enabled by the Federal Government CARES Act