SC CARES Act Grant

SC CARES Act Grant Management Program, a statewide recovery program for the Coronavirus Relief Fund, is accepting applications for reimbursements for eligible COVID-19-related expenses for Minority, Small, and Nonprofit Businesses. Click here for more information.


The SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program has been extended to March 31, 2021. Optus Bank is processing applications. Click here to apply.



The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act gives business owners more flexibility on the PPP program. Click Here for an Overview


Click here to read the full Act.



The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Emergency Advance is a loan advance will provide up to $10,000 of economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing temporary difficulties. Click Here for Eligibility Requirements and to Apply.


Main Street Lending Program

The Federal Reserve has announced that it is establishing a Main Street Lending Program to support lending to small and medium-sized businesses that were in sound financial condition before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Click here for more information.

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