COVID-19 Resources

Here you will find a number of Federal and State resources for business, industry and employees. Please check back for updates as things change frequently.

CHEROKEE COUNTY DISASTER RECOVERY FUND APPLICATION

TestIowa

In Iowa, we take care of each other, and COVID-19 can show us the power we have when we work together. The best thing you can do right now to stop the spread and save lives is take a health assessment so we can better understand what is currently going on in Iowa. Go tohttps://www.testiowa.com/


Iowa Economic Development Authority

Iowa Economic Development  Authority

State of Iowa Business Recovery Assistance - find the latest information regarding business and financial assistance and community resources from the State of Iowa.


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State of Iowa

COVID-19 IN IOWA: Current Status, Symptoms, Prevention, Iowa Guidance, Additional Resources, Frequently Asked Questions

 


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Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Newsroom

View recent press releases about COVID-19, Executive Orders, Economy, Health, Workforce and more.

 


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Iowa Workforce Development

COVID-19 Information  - updates and resources about unemployment for employers and workers

Temporary Job Opportunities - openings across the state for temporary positions. Updated daily.

 


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IASourceLink

Business guidance for COVID-19. Links to news articles and other resources.

 


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SBA Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

Resources, Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program, guidance for businesses and employers.

Paycheck Protection Program

You can apply through any existing SBA 7(a) lender or through any federally insured depository institution, federally insured credit union,  and Farm Credit System institution that is participating. Other regulated lenders will be available to make these loans once they are approved and enrolled in the program. You should consult with your local lender as to whether it is participating in the program.

Lenders may begin processing loan applications as soon as April 3, 2020.

U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship

The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act

 

Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

CDBG Grant Funds
Funds to Support Infectious Disease Response [PDF]
CDBG COVID-19 Awards List

Delta Dental Relief Programs
Advance Claims Payment Program for Dentists
Nonprofit Emergency Operating Relief Grant

Facebook Small Business Grants
Grants for Eligible Businesses in Polk County

Iowa Credit Union Foundation
Grants for Credit Union-Member Small Businesses with 1-5 Employees

Iowa Small Business Relief Fund
Grants for Small Businesses
This is not an IEDA sponsored program and not affiliated with the Iowa Small Business Relief Grant.

Iowa Workforce Development
Assistance for employees and employers affected by COVID-19 related layoffs

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Economic Injury Disaster Assistance Loans (EIDL)
Paycheck Protection Program

RESOURCES FOR IOWANS

Alcoholic Beverages Division, Iowa
Updated Rules and Regulations for Bars & Restaurants

Bank Iowa
Submit a Helping Hand Nomination to Support a Local Community

Childcare & Daycare Availability Map, Iowa
Providers and Availability

Economic Development Authority, Iowa
Summary of Programs & Initiatives

Finance Authority, Iowa
Summary of Programs & Initiatives

Housing Recovery, Iowa
Foreclosure, Rental and Iowa Title Guaranty Information

Inspections & Appeals, Iowa Department of
FAQ for Food & Lodging Businesses

Legal Aid, Iowa
Resources for Civil Legal Issues

Local Lists
Support Local Businesses and List Your Business

Main Street, Iowa
COVID-19 Impact on Small Businesses in Main Street Iowa Communities

Pass the Pork
Donate to Help Iowa Farmers Provide Pork to Local Food Banks

Public Health, Iowa Department of
Guidelines for Donating Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Outbreak Guidance for Businesses
Reopening Guidance for Businesses

Restaurant Association, Iowa
Restaurant Resources & Restaurant Employee Relief Fund Donations

Revenue, Iowa Department of
Tax Implications for Iowans

Transportation, Iowa Department of
DOT Facility Closures & Safety

Tourism Office, Iowa
Resources for Tourism Partners

U.S. Department of Agriculture
USDA Resources for Farmers and Ranchers

Utilities Board, Iowa
Order Extending Winter Moratorium for Electric and Natural Gas Customers

Volunteer Iowa
COVID-19 Volunteer Opportunities

Workforce Development, Iowa
Unemployment Insurance Resources & Guidance
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FINANCIAL GUIDANCE

Internal Revenue Service
Tax Relief for Businesses and Tax-Exempt Entities

Iowa Bankers Association
Guidance for Financial Institutions
Guidance for Consumers
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BUSINESS GUIDANCE

American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN)
Supply Chain Intelligence Center

CIRAS at Iowa State University
How to deal with COVID-19

Cybersecurity Scans from ProCircular
Iowa Company Offers Free Cybersecurity Scans to Critical Infrastructure

Fleishman Hillard True Global Intelligence
COVID-19 Mindset: How Pandemic Times Are Shaping Global Consumers [PDF]

IASourceLink
Iowa Business Information on COVID-19

Iowa Small Business Development Center
How to Prepare Your Small Business for Coronavirus

U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Guidance on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers [PDF]

U.S. Treasury TTB
Guidance for the Manufacture of Hand Sanitizer

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