Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $26 Million of CARES Act Funds to assist Alabama Agriculture impacted by COVID-19. Funding will be used to establish the Alabama Agricultural Stabilization Program (AASP). No funds may be utilized for salaries, building projects, or capital improvements. - There are 7 programs with the AASP Direct
The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is requesting information on broadband internet access and speed from Alabama residents and businesses. Alabamians are encouraged to take the speed survey at https://alabama.speedsurvey.org/ to help the state locate gaps in broadband service. The information gathered will be used for planning efforts to help fill those gaps. ADECA administers
NACOLG has made available a COVID-19 Recovery Loan to help retain jobs in the region by private, for profit firms with less than 500 employees, located within the NACOLG region of Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, Marion and Winston Counties who have been affected by the Coronavirus. $160,000 per county is available, provided on a first come,
COVID-19 July 4th guidance
Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) would like your help as we plan for the future of the College! NW-SCC is conducting an important survey of our community on how we can better serve you through services, training, and facilities. It will take you only 5-10 minutes to complete the questionnaire. Your feedback is important to us
In addition to the Safer at Home Order’s mandates and the Guidelines for Safeguarding All Businesses, the following practices are strongly recommended for all adult and youth sporting activities and events. This guidance is intended for everyone participating in or watching youth or adult sports, including practices. These are minimum recommended health guidelines.
On Friday 5/15/20, SBA released a Loan Forgiveness Application that is designed to educate borrowers on how to apply for PPP loan forgiveness. The Alabama SBDC will host a webinar on Monday May 18 at 3pm to review the application and guidelines. https://asbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/8556