Hurricane Irma and Maria Resources

Business and Non-Profit Funding Resources

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


Funder/Organizaton: Puerto Rico Department of Housing

Application Manager: Economic Development Bank of Puerto Rico

Program: Small Business Financing Program – Recovery Grants

Basic Criteria: Established prior to September 20, 2017; Impacted by Hurricanes and have unmet needs resulting from hurricanes

Contact Phone: 787-274-2135

Type: Grant

Min / Max: … / $50,000

Interest:

Max Term:

Deadline:

Notes: Please see program guidelines

Funder/Organizaton: Puerto Rico Department of Housing

Application Manager: Economic Development Bank of Puerto Rico

Program: Small Business Financing Program – Expansion Loans

Basic Criteria: Established prior to September 20, 2017; Impacted by Hurricanes & currently expanding

Contact Phone: 787-274-2135

Type: Loan

Min / Max: … / $100,000

Interest:

Max Term: 12

Deadline:

Notes: Program not yet available

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: COFECC / Corporación para el Financiamiento Empresarial del Comercio y de las Comunidades

Application Manager:

Program: Various

Basic Criteria: Small business based in Puerto Rico

Contact Phone: 787-756-5080

Type: Loan

Min / Max: $500 / $5,500,000

Interest: Varies

Max Term: Typically 84 months for working capital and 360 months for real estate

Deadline:

Notes: SBA 504 Loans are offered, but these do not seem like a good source of recovery resources.

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