Financial Resources

in Response to COVID-19


UPDATED – Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist (Paycheck Protection Program)


SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans (COVID-19 Specific)

SBA Assistance in Response to COVID-19 

SBA Powerpoint on Disaster Loans

Please refer all SBA loan inquiries to:

Demetria Clark, Public Affairs Specialist

Currently located in Tennessee

Field Operations Center – East

U.S. Small Business Administration, Disaster Assistance

101 Marietta St. NW, Suite 700

Atlanta, GA 30303

(404) 331-0333

Cell (703) 895-0822

The Paycheck Protection Program prioritizes millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $349 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses. Small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations, Veterans organizations, and Tribal businesses described in the Small Business Act, as well as individuals who are self-employed or are independent contractors, are eligible if they also meet program size standards.


AT&T, Comcast, Spectrum / Charter Communications and Tennessee Broadband Association temporarily offering free internet service, waiving disconnect and late fees, providing access to wi-fi hot spots and other measures to help people at home access the services they need. Click here to learn more.

Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile are abiding by the FCC agreement, providing unlimited data to existing customers and will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.


If you recently lost your job due to COVID-19, these articles may help guide you through some resources.

Hiring Remotely

A Guide To Find Work During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Hiring Locally
These businesses are open and hiring for immediate work in the Nashville area.

Hiring for Deliveries
Deliveries are increasing and these companies need drivers.

In-home Care Job Boards
More people are staying at home but still need care.

Job Boards
Browse these job boards for more opportunities in Nashville.