Due to COVID-19, our offices are temporarily closed but our staff continues to work remotely and will be available by email and phone to assist you.

Hurricane Florence Recovery Loan Program

The Hurricane Florence Recovery Loan Program is specifically designed to assist small business owners whose operations were impacted by the storm in September 2018. For entrepreneurs affected by other tropical disasters or wildfires, there is the North Carolina Small Business Recovery Fund.

Loan Details:

Loan Eligibility:

Resilience Planning:

Our Business Services Team will work with business owners to develop a customized plan to address:

For more information about resilience planning resources, consultation and workshops in your area, contact Leslie Lewis, Disaster Resiliency Specialist, at (252) 364-3320 x503 or llewis@carolinasmallbusiness.org

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