Rep. Rouda Statement on Small Business Administration Assistance for Orange County Businesses | Representative Harley Rouda

Rep. Rouda Statement on Small Business Administration Assistance for Orange County Businesses

March 16, 2020
Press Release

Laguna Beach, CA – Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48) issued the following statement regarding Orange County’s eligibility for Small Business Administration (SBA) economic disaster loans.

“Effective immediately, Orange County small businesses affected by COVID-19 are eligible for the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program,” said Rouda. “I was proud to vote for a bipartisan package to ensure that our local small businesses will be able to access $7 billion in low-interest loans. Through this program, each eligible business can receive up to $2 million in working capital loans to help overcome temporary loss of revenue.”

Small business owners can find more information on this program and apply at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/.  For additional information, please contact the SBA’s customer service center at (800) 659-2955 or disastercustomerservice@sba.gov.

###