Resources for Businesses impacted by COVID-19 below. This list is being added to daily!

Add to the list! If you have any you'd like to add to the list or any resources for your region, please e-mail Tatiana Swedek at [email protected]

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USBG National Charity Foundation: Jameson US just pledged $500k to help bartenders in the US through the United States Bartenders' Guild.

ONE FAIR WAGE has launched Emergency Coronavirus Tipped and Service Worker Support Fund to provide cash assistance to restaurant workers, car service drivers, delivery workers, personal service workers and more who need the money they aren’t getting to survive.

Small Business Administration (SBA) announced disaster assistance loans for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. This includes disaster loan assistance.

New York

Department of Small Business Services: Businesses with fewer than 100 employees who have seen sales decreases of 25% or more will be eligible for zero interest loans of up to $75,000 to help mitigate losses in profit.

Restaurant Workers’ COVID19 Crisis Relief Fund: The Restaurant Workers' Community Foundation has announced the formation of this COVID19 relief fund. They also provide resources for information related to COVID19

Restaurant Response Program: Rethink has set up a Restaurant Response Program to assist with food need and access during times of crisis.Rethink will select up to 30 restaurants for the program, and give those selected up to $40,000 to stay up and running.

Los Angeles

LA SBDC Business Advisors: available to assist small business owners at NO COST with questions about disaster preparedness & recovery.

New Orleans

New Orleans Business Alliance is committing $100,000 to initiate a relief fund to meet the needs of gig economy workers who have been direcgtly impacted via loss of income.


Pennsylvania Shared-Work Program through the Unemployment Compensation Office allows an employer to temporarily reduce the work hours of a group of employees and divide the available hours equaling rather than laying off any employees.

Washington D.C.

WORKER'S RELIEF FUND - a partnership between RAMW & Hook Hall includes a relief fund to support industry workers who may need assistance with supplies, community support, family meals and more.