Local Webinar Addresses SBA Disaster Loans

Congressman Vicente Gonzalez to speak


Local Webinar Addresses SBA Disaster Loans

The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce joins the SBA’s Lower Rio Grande Valley District Office to provide a webinar about the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program April 3 at 10 a.m.

This webinar will address and inform small businesses with an interest in applying for the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan. The program covers vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue due to COVID-19. These loans may be of use to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact.

Guest speakers are Congressman Vicente Gonzalez and SBA Business Opportunity Specialist Gilbert Soliz. SBA Economic Development Specialist Reynaldo Vasquez also joins the conversation. 

Participants can join the webinar via Skype Conference ID: 379238217 or by calling toll number +1(469)225-3127 – 379238217# (Dial-in Number) English (United States) ([1033])!] 

Small businesses may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. Applicants may also call SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov for more information on disaster assistance. Individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing may call 800-877-8339. Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. 

Contact the Lower Rio Grande Valley District Office at 956-427-8533 for questions or email the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce at deanna@edinburg.com.