COVID-19 Resources

Business and Non-Profit Funding Resources

Select a resource category below to see funding opportunities specific to those industries


Funder/Organizaton: U.S. SBA

Application Manager: Banks and other lenders

Program: Paycheck Protection Program Loans

Basic Criteria: < 500 Employees as of February 15, 2020

Contact Phone:

Type: Loan / Grant

Min / Max: … / $10,000,000

Interest: 1.00%

Max Term: 24 months

Deadline: August 8, 2020

Notes: Check your local banker’s website to apply. Around 37,837 businesses, small agricultural concerns, and non-profit organizations in Puerto Rico have been approved for 1.8 billion.

Funder/Organizaton: Federal Reserve

Application Manager: Federal Reserve

Program: Main Street New Loan Facility

Basic Criteria:

  1. was established prior to March 13, 2020;
  1. is not an Ineligible Business;3
  2. meets at least one of the following two conditions: (i) has 15,000 employees or fewer, or (ii) had
    2019 annual revenues of $5 billion or less;
  3. is created or organized in the United States or under the laws of the United States with significant
    operations in and a majority of its employees based in the United States;
  4. does not also participate in the MSPLF, the MSELF, or the Primary Market Corporate Credit Facility;
    and
  5. has not received specific support pursuant to the Coronavirus Economic Stabilization Act of 2020
    (Subtitle A of Title IV of the CARES Act).4

Contact Phone:

Type: Loan /

Min / Max: $250,000/ $35,000,000

Interest: ….

Max Term: 5 years

Deadline: Ongoing

Notes:

Funder/Organizaton: Yelp

Application Manager: Yelp

Program: Relief for restaurants and bars impacted by the Coronavirus

Basic Criteria:

Contact Phone:

Type: Grant

Min / Max: ….

Interest: ….

Max Term:

Deadline: Ongoing

Notes:

Funder/Organizaton: Uber Eats

Application Manager: Uber Eats

Program: Waiver of delivery fees for independent restaurants

Basic Criteria:

Contact Phone:

Type: Grant

Min / Max: ….

Interest: ….

Max Term:

Deadline: Ongoing

Notes:

Funder/Organizaton: U.S. SBA

Application Manager: U.S. SBA

Program: SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Basic Criteria: Must be Small Business by SBA Size Standards

Contact Phone: 787-766-5572

Type: Loan

Min / Max: … / $2,000,000

Interest: 3.75%

Max Term: 360 months

Deadline:

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: U.S. SBA

Application Manager: U.S. SBA

Program: SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Basic Criteria: Non-profits

Contact Phone: 787-766-5572

Type: Loan

Min / Max: … / $2,000,000

Interest: 2.75%

Max Term: 360 months

Deadline:

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: U.S. SBA

Application Manager: U.S. SBA

Program: Small Business Debt Relief Program

Basic Criteria: Businesses with existing (current) SBA Loans

Contact Phone: 787-766-5572

Type: Debt Relief

Min / Max:

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline: See Funder

Notes: SBA will pay principal and interest for six months

Funder/Organizaton: Latino Economic Development Center

Application Manager: Latino Economic Development Center

Program: LEDC Growth Loan

Basic Criteria: Small business at least 2 years in operation

Contact Phone:

Type: Loan

Min / Max: … / $250,000

Interest: >= 6.50%

Max Term: 120 months

Deadline:

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: Latino Economic Development Center

Application Manager: Latino Economic Development Center

Program: LEDC Growth Loan

Basic Criteria: Startups at least 2 years in operation

Contact Phone:

Type: Loan

Min / Max: … / $20,000

Interest: >= 8.00%

Max Term: 36 months

Deadline:

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: Latino Economic Development Center

Application Manager: Latino Economic Development Center

Program: LEDC Seed Loan

Basic Criteria: Startups less than 1 year in operation

Contact Phone:

Type: Loan

Min / Max: … / $5,000

Interest: >= 9.00%

Max Term: 20 months

Deadline:

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: U.S. Department of Commerce

Application Manager: Economic Development Administration

Program: Economic Adjustment Assistance

Basic Criteria: Limited to non-profits and government entities. A match is typically required.

Contact Phone: 215-435-2212

Type: Grant

Min / Max:

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline: Ongoing

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: Pathstone

Application Manager: Pathstone Enterprise Center

Program: Startup

Basic Criteria: Any business – including startups

Contact Phone: 787-829-6024

Type: Loan

Min / Max: $5,000 / $50,000

Interest: >= 7.50%

Max Term: 84 months

Deadline:

Notes: Technical Assistance is also offered.

Funder/Organizaton: Pathstone

Application Manager: Pathstone Enterprise Center

Program:

Basic Criteria: Businesses with more than 2 years operating

Contact Phone: 787-829-6024

Type: Loan

Min / Max: $50,000 / $100,000

Interest: >= 7.50%

Max Term: 84 months

Deadline:

Notes: Technical Assistance is also offered.

Funder/Organizaton: Pathstone

Application Manager: Pathstone Enterprise Center

Program:

Basic Criteria: Businesses with more than 3 years operating

Contact Phone: 787-829-6024

Type: Loan

Min / Max: $100,000 / $200,000

Interest: >= 7.50%

Max Term: 84 months

Deadline:

Notes: Technical Assistance is also offered.

Funder/Organizaton: Pathstone

Application Manager: Pathstone Enterprise Center

Program:

Basic Criteria: Businesses with more than 5 years operating

Contact Phone: 787-829-6024

Type: Loan

Min / Max: $200,000 / $250,000

Interest: >= 7.50%

Max Term: 84 months

Deadline:

Notes: Technical Assistance is also offered.

Funder/Organizaton: Kiva

Application Manager: Kiva

Program:

Basic Criteria:

Contact Phone: 787-458-5936

Type: Loan

Min / Max: $1,000 / $10,000

Interest: 0.00%

Max Term:

Deadline:

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: James Beard Foundation

Application Manager:

Program: JBF Relief Fund

Basic Criteria: Independent food and beverage businesses

Contact Phone:

Type: Grant

Min / Max:

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline:

Notes: Program is coming soon

Funder/Organizaton: Google

Application Manager: Opportunity Finance Network

Program:

Basic Criteria: Grants to NGOs and Financial Institutions

Contact Phone:

Type: Grant

Min / Max:

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline:

Notes: Details coming

Funder/Organizaton: GoFundMe.org

Application Manager:

Program: Small Business Relief Fund

Basic Criteria: Small Business

Contact Phone:

Type: Grant

Min / Max: … / TBA

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline:

Notes: This is the donation page. An application page should be posted soon.

Funder/Organizaton: Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Application Manager: Federal Emergency Management Agency

Program: DHS Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP)

Basic Criteria: Non-profits only

Contact Phone: 787-763-3424

Type: Grant

Min / Max: … / $100,000

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline: Deadline determined by State Admnistrative Agency (SAA)

Notes: None

Funder/Organizaton: Hispanic Federation

Application Manager:

Program: Nonprofit Emergency Assistance Fund

Basic Criteria: Latino community-based nonprofits

Contact Phone: 866.432.9832

Type: Grant

Min / Max: $10,000 / $25,000

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline: Rolling

Notes: None