New York State
 
Below you can access information about federal, state, city and private resources in regards to coronavirus (COVID-19).
  • The COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program provides grants of up to $50,000 to impacted small businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations. Eligibility requirements include 2019 or 2020 annual gross receipts between $25,000 and $2,500,000, positive net profit in 2019, and at least 25% loss in annual gross receipts from 2019 to 2020.

  • New York Forward Loan Fund provides working capital loans of up to $100,000 at 3% for small businesses and small landlords and 2% for nonprofits through select participating community lenders. Applicants are eligible if they received a PPP loan of up to $500,000 or an EIDL loan of up to $150,000. First-round funds are successfully deployed; please check back for updates.

  • Restaurant Resiliency Program provides grants to restaurants that offer meals and other food-related items to New Yorkers within distressed or underrepresented communities.

  • Restaurant Return-to-Work Tax Credit provides tax credits of $5,000 per new worker hired, up-to $50,000 per business, to qualifying restaurant small businesses that increase their employment by at least one full-time equivalent employee during 2021.

  • Child Care Stabilization Grants provide financial relief to child care providers in order to help them cover unexpected business costs associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. New applications are no longer being accepted for this program.