Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources
“Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of the American people. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep their employees, customers, and themselves healthy.”
Indiana State Department of Health // Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Get the latest information about coronavirus and the Indiana State Department of Health, including the state’s response, Indiana novel coronavirus map, public resources, professional resources, contact information, and frequently asked questions.
Indiana’s plan for reopening the economy is also available here.
This playbook from the Lear Corporation includes recommended practices that align with the CDC and the World Health Organization (WHO). Please note: by downloading the playbook, on behalf of yourself and your employer, you acknowledge the foregoing and agree that Lear and/or KEDCO bear no responsibility for any circumstances arising out of or related to the adoption, or decision not to adopt, any of the practices or procedures contained in the Lear Safe Work Playbook.
Gov. Holcomb approved $30 million in federal funding made available through the CARES Act to small business restart grants, helping accelerate the speed of economic recovery activity by providing working capital to cover certain expenses related to the global pandemic. Learn more here.
KEDCO’s Small Business Relief Fund is a program developed to support recovery and job retention for existing small businesses in Kosciusko County impacted by COVID-19. The program will end when funds run out, and there’s no fee to apply.
Apply online here.
Our Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) helps businesses, even during the pandemic, to:
- Acquire land, building, equipment or other fixed assets
- Build, expand, or remodel a building
- Purchase equipment or machinery
- Research or develop new products and/or processes
- Buy out or purchase business assets
- KEDCO has several loans of $10,000 increments available.
Apply online here.