The business resources below contain links to official Federal and State agency providers. Information is being updated daily by these agencies, including FAQs.
If you’re a small business who needs to take out a federal disaster loan, consult the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans page.
If you’re a small business looking for assistance to pay your employees during this crisis, consult the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) page.
If you are seeking information regarding Emergency Executive Order 20-20 - Directing Minnesotans to Stay At Home, click here Version OptionsCOVID-19 Business ResourcesHeadline PDF Download . Stay At Home begins at 11:59 p.m., Friday, March 27 and runs until 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 10.
If you’re seeking the MNDEED "A Guide for MN Small Businesses Who Need Help" (dated 3/31/2020), click here.
If you’re seeking critical business information resulting from Emergency Executive Order 20-20 Stay At Home, consult the MNDEED Critical Business Information page.
If you’re a business or a worker who has general questions about how COVID-10 affects business, consult the MNDEED COVID-19 Information page.
If you’re a small business who is looking for working capital to help you sustain operations during this challenging time, consult the MNDEED Small Business Emergency Loan page.
If you’re a small business who is looking for working capital to help you sustain operations during this challenging time, consult the MNDEED’s Minnesota Small Business Loan Guarantee Program page.
If you’re a business or a worker who has questions about how unemployment insurance works, consult the MNDEED Unemployment Insurance FAQs. Apply for unemployment benefits online. Phone lines are jammed and have long wait times. The URL is www.uimn.org
If you’re a business or worker who has questions about worker protections, OSHA compliance, construction trades information, exams, and licenses, consult the MN Dept. of Labor and Industry’s Updates related to COVID-19 page.
If you are an employer or employee looking for information related to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act or Family and Medical Leave Act, consult the U.S. Dept of Labor’s COVID-19 and the Workplace page.
If you are a business that can provide assistance, resources or equipment towards the fight against COVID-19 please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org This e-mail is receiving all private sector offers for assistance.
If you are looking for social distancing guidance for essential retail businesses, click here. Additional resources below: