Funding and Assistance Programs
To help small businesses navigate through these tumultuous times, we are compiling a list of funding and assistance programs available through public and private sources, which can be found on this page. We are updating this information regularly to ensure the relevance.
Emergency Loan Programs
In response to the economic impact caused by the current health crisis, Catalyst is partnering with municipalities and other mission-based organizations to provide resources and emergency funding to small business owners that are experiencing severe financial hardship.
Catalyst Microenterprise Emergency Loan Program
Working with municipalities and other organizations to provide funding
Catalyst has partnered with multiple municipalities in Southwest Florida to emergency financing for microenterprises, defined as businesses with five or less employees who employ or provide services to low- and moderate-income people. Loan amounts range from $2,000 to $20,000 and may be forgivable subject to certain conditions.
COVID-19 Resource Library
Programs, facts and relevant news to keep you informed