ATLANTA – The U. S. Small Business Administration announced that although it is closing its Business Recovery Center in Orlando, FL Thursday, Aug. 11 at 5:00 p.m., small businesses and nonprofit organizations affected by the Orlando attack on June 12, 2016 can still apply for working capital disaster loans. Small businesses and nonprofit organizations may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. Additional information on low-interest disaster loans are available by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 (1-800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing), or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Loan applications can also be downloaded from the SBA’s website at http://www.sba.gov/disaster. Completed applications should be mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. SBA’s Customer Service Representatives are available at the Center until 5:00 pm on Aug. 11, to answer questions and help businesses complete their applications.
The Business Recovery Center is located in the following community: Orange County Beardall Senior Center 800 Delaney Avenue Orlando, FL 32801 Hours: Wednesday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closing: Thursday, Aug. 11 at 5 p.m. The deadline to return economic injury applications is March 23, 2017. ### For more information about the SBA’s Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at http://www.sba.gov/disaster.