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1/29/2019 - Deadline for Tornado Economic Injury Applications is July 9, 2019

SBA’s Administrative declaration was issued as a result of the May 15, 2018 severe storms, tornados and straight-line winds. The following disaster loan program is available in New Haven, Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield and Middlesex counties:

  • Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL): Working capital loans to help small business, most private non-profits and other eligible entities meet their ordinary and necessary financial obligations that cannot be met as a direct result of the disaster. Applications due to SBA: July 9, 2019

For more information, contact SBA’s Disaster Assistance Customer Service Center by calling (800) 659-2955, emailing, or visiting SBA’s website at Deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals may call (800) 877-8339. Applicants may also apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at SBA Disaster Loan Application.