National Resources

Business Related Resources

Official Federal website for Coronavirus (COVID-19) information from the White House, CDC, and FEMA.

The Paycheck Protection Program ended on May 31, 2021. Existing borrowers may be eligible for Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness. To check your eligibility and to see terms, visit the PPP Loan Forgiveness page of the U.S. Small Business Administration's website.

Information about the SBA's Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus.

How to apply:

  • Applicants may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela

  • Applicants may also call SBA’s Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov for more information on SBA disaster assistance. 

  • Individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing may call (800) 877-8339. Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX  76155.

Some of the information available from the U.S. Department of Labor includes for the following topics:

  • Workplace Safety

  • Long-Term COVID Support

  • Wages, Hours, and Leave

  • Unemployment Insurance

  • Featured DOL COVID-19 Safety Videos

In addition, all news and press releases from the U.S. Department of Labor are on this page.

The U.S. Chamber is working closely with the White House, U.S. government agencies, and foreign government officials to inform and equip businesses with the most important and up-to-date information to prevent the spread of the virus and prepare businesses for the near and long-term impact. Visit our live blog for the latest updates. 

 

​This page includes: 

  • Guide to Small Business Emergency Loans

  • Guide to PPP Loan Forgiveness

The U.S. Chamber has updated information and articles about COVID-19 and the ongoing recovery efforts of businesses across the country located on their COVID-19 Initiative page.

Healthcare Related Resources

Official Center for Disease Control website with updated COVID-19 information and guidance.

The Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Hopkins University have developed a global tracking system of the reported COVID-19 cases and vaccinations.

 

It includes charts and graphs for both cumulative confirmed cases and active cases, as well as vaccinations administered across the globe.

The World Health Organization (WHO) is providing weekly situation reports on COVID-19. Reports dating back to January 21, 2020 are cataloged here and each week the report is updated.

These WHO reports contain information on total confirmed cases, total new confirmed cases, total death, total new deaths, and total number of vaccinations across the globe.

Economic Development Resources

The U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) is a bureau within the U.S. Department of Commerce.

The link above provides an overview of EDA's role in disaster recovery and includes information for economic recovery support functions and post-disaster economic recovery resources,  

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) is an international economic development membership organization.

 IEDC launched RestoreYourEconomy.org. This website contains information on a variety of topics including economic development programs for disaster recovery and information on the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.