Tag Archives: Alamo

Alamo Covid-19 Assistance Program Webinar

The City of Alamo hosts a Zoom webinar July 9 at 11 a.m. on the Alamo COVID-19 Assistance Program, addressing the needs of its residents and local business. The program assists Alamo residents with financial assistance for mortgages or rent payments. The program will also assist local small businesses with financial assistance for operating expenses. Participants must login by 11:15 a.m. Those unable to join may view a recorded version…

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SBA’s COVID-19 Disaster Assistance Programs for Small Businesses Webinar

Alamo EDC

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Lower Rio Grande Valley District office in collaboration with the Alamo Economic Development Corporation provide an update on SBA’s COVID-19 Disaster Assistance programs for small businesses via webinar on May 29. Throughout the webinar, participants will hear about the following: Updates on the available loan programs – SBA The Paycheck Protection Program – overview, how to apply and forgiveness Economic Injury Disaster Loan update Register…

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Alamo EDC Continues to Offer Popular Incentive

Alamo EDC Micro-Loan Program

During these rough times, the Alamo Economic Development Corporation continues to offer its programs to aid businesses in Alamo. One of the EDC’s most popular options is the Micro-Loan Program. The creation of the Micro-Loan Program came in order to help local business owners with storefront improvements, repairs and renovations. This program now utilizes a micro-loan as working capital to help alleviate operating costs that business owners have trouble covering.…

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Alamo Small Business Workshop

Alamo EDC, together with the UTRGV Small Business Development Center is offering a free Small Business Workshop. Learn about Alamo EDC’s Revolving Loan Fund, Micro-Loan Program and the Small Business Grant Program. Learn more about how UTRGV Small Business Development Center can assist your business with tax preparations, business plans and more. Lunch will be provided.

Start the New Year off with Charming Picnics!

The most adorable way to celebrate milestones has arrived and it’s taking the Rio Grande Valley by sweet surprise. Proud small business owner Esli Escobedo is the brains behind Charming Picnics. The Alamo native is thrilled to have so much support from the community early on in her journey. How it came to be Growing up around her entrepreneur father, Esli has always known she wanted to follow in his…

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Franchising Opportunities Seminar – Alamo

The U.S. Small Business Administration invites you to learn how franchise ownership can mitigate your risk of starting your own business and help you succeed faster. This seminar provides education and support to individuals who are interested in exploring self-employment as a career option through franchised business ownership. Learn and discover: How the SBA can assist in financing franchise What to look for before deciding on a business franchise The…

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Alamo Small Business Workshop

Alamo EDC, together with the UTRGV Small Business Development Center is offering a free small business workshop. Take advantage and learn about Alamo EDC’s Revolving Loan Fund, Texas Rural Communities Loan Program, Micro-Loan Program and the Small Business Grant Program. Learn more about how UTRGV Small Business Development Center can assist your business with tax preparations, business plans and more. Lunch will be provided.