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Deadline approaching in Georgia for SBA working capital loans due to freeze

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The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that Jan. 3 is the filing deadline for federal economic injury disaster loans in Georgia as a result of the freeze on March 15 – 18, 2017. This disaster declaration includes the following counties: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brantley, Brooks, Camden, Charlton, Clinch, Coffee,... More>>

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Press Release from Martin Cohen for Congress in Georgia’s 13th Congressional District 11/21/2017

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Today, a major step was taken to ensure that the American republic will afford equal opportunity for all registered voters in the state of Georgia to participate in elections.

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SBA Disaster Assistance now available in additional counties for private nonprofit organizations in Georgia

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The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that DeKalb and Haralson counties have been included in Georgia for the Presidential disaster declaration for Public Assistance resulting from damages caused by Hurricane Irma that began on Sept. 7 -20, 2017. Certain Private NonProfit organizations (PNP) that do not provide critical services of a governmental nature may be eligible to apply for low-interest rate disaster loans. PNPs located in the following counties are eligi...

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Three Georgia-based Caregivers - one from Athens - receive Caregiver of the Year Awards

Linda Morris receives Georgia Para-Professional Caregiver of the Year award from former first lady Rosalynn Carter. Linda Morris receives Georgia Para-Professional Caregiver of the Year award from former first lady Rosalynn Carter.
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Caregivers Honored at Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving Summit by Former First Lady

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Georgia Power releases new statewide PSA in advance of Utility Scam Awareness Day on November 15

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Georgia Power is joining other electric, water and na... More>>

SBA deadline for Georgia private nonprofit organizations to apply for economic injury disaster loans is November 7

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The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding eligible Private NonProfit (PNP) organizations in Georgia of the November 7 deadline to submit disaster loan applications for physical damages caused by severe storms, tornadoes,winds and flooding on Jan 21-22, 2017.

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Grant writing conference

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The Institute for Community, Youth & Family Services, Inc. in partnership with Carter Consulting, Corp invites you to attend the 7th annual Grant-Writing Conference. Non-profits, faith-based organizations, and individuals interested in providing community services or receiving federal funding are encouraged to attend. Spaces are limited. For more information and to register, please call (800) 613-0989 or email yona@theinstitutecyfs.org.  More>>

SBA opens business recovery center in Georgia

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The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the opening of a Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Chatham County on Sept. 26, to help businesses impacted by Hurricane Irma that began on Sept. 7, 2017. SBA representatives at the Center can provide information about disaster loans, answer questions and assist businesses in completing the SBA application. The Center is located as indicated below and will operate until further notice. Chatham County Savannah Entrepreneurial Cen... More>>

SBA helping Georgia businesses and residents recover from Hurricane Irma

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Administrator Linda McMahon of the U.S. Small Business Administration issued the following statement after the announcement of the Presidential disaster declaration for the counties in Georgia affected by Hurricane Irma that began on Sept. 7, 2017: “The SBA is strongly committed to providing the people of Georgia with the most effective and customer-focused response possible to assist businesses, homeowners and renters with federal disaster loans. Getting businesses and communi... More>>

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Senators Isakson, Perdue Respond to Aftermath of Hurricane Irma

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In the wake of Hurricane Irma’s impact on Georgia, U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) today released additional information on aid and recovery efforts while praising the thorough and direct responses of local, state, and federal preparedness officials.   The senators cautioned that Georgians should only return home after local officials say that it is okay and keep in mind that Hurricane Irma may have ongoing impacts and disruptions to daily activi...

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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Georgia Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

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The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations in Chattooga, Floyd and Polk counties located in Georgia as a result of the rainfall, wind, flooding, flash flooding and Tropical Storm Cindy from May 1 through June 30, 2017. “These counties are eligible because they are contigu...

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