Resources available to help you navigate this crisis
In this unprecedented time, our goal is to be your steadfast partner, finding and providing resources and opportunities to help you navigate this crisis, stay connected with your customers and your community, and arrive ready to thrive on the other side. We continually update this list of resources as the situation evolves.
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP): The PPP is designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. Another round of funding has been allocated and is now accepting applications from participating lenders. If you did not have an existing banking relationship, it was difficult to obtain a loan during the initial round.
To help you, Brixmor has partnered with two companies that can help you file your application with an SBA-certified lender. This resource is free to you. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible through your local lender or by clicking one of the resources below.
Main Street Lending Program: The Federal Reserve is expected to rollout a comprehensive $600 billion Main Street Lending Program, which is specifically designed to support small and medium-sized businesses. Importantly, participation in the Paycheck Protection Program does not limit your participation in the Main Street Lending Program.
Click here for more information about the program. Check with your local lender or existing banking relationships.
The Small Business Association (SBA) has created a comprehensive Coronavirus page with all of its resources in one place.
Access to Capital
Several states offer guidance and assistance for businesses impacted by COVID-19. Link to your local and state government websites.
Some banks are offering relief to customers and businesses (list as of 5/3/2020).
The Internal Revenue Service has extended the deadline for filing federal income tax returns to July 15, 2020.
GoFundMe Small Business Relief Fund
GoFundMe will issue $500 matching grants to qualifying businesses that raise at least $500 on GoFundMe.com.
Google Ad Credits
Google is offering $340M in Google Ad credits to small businesses who have been advertisers since the beginning of 2019.
Hello Alice Emergency Grant
Hello Alice is offering $10,000 grants being distributed immediately to small business owners impacted by coronavirus.
Kiva is a nonprofit that loans provides 0% interest loans for U.S. entrepreneurs through crowdfunding sources.
Restaurant & Bar Assistance
Financial Resources for Businesses & Employees
Gift Card Sales - Register your gift card program at www.rallyforrestaurants.com and promote via social media using #rallyforrestaurants.
Yelp is offering $25M in relief to restaurants and bars. Click here for details.
Preparing to Re-open
Stay SafeCDC Guidance to help your business combat the spread of germs