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Special Information Edition Covid-19 Information to help you
COVID-19 Economic Relief Resources Regional  Development Resources Iowa Business Development
Le Mars area businesses, organizations and nonprofits may submit their information here. If your information changes submit a new form. We will remove your previous information.
SBDC counselors are your first stop for navigating through the COVID-19 crisis. SBDC offers one-on-one counseling that can be done through zoom (skype or hangout) meetings or phone conference calls. We can help you through loan application process or other business issues that this crisis is causing including distribution, sales, buying, marketing, HR Issues and more.
The Latest CDC Information
We will be updating the newsletter throughout the COVID Pandemic as needed. Keep coming back for new information regarding Chamber and Le Mars Events.
This is updated continually for the benefit of the public and media. The latest submissions are first. Search for individual businesses in searchbox.
Priority and Action Items
Resources . . .
Small Business? Here are your options. (click above or links below)
Paycheck Protection Program This loan program provides loan forgiveness for retaining employees by temporarily expanding the traditional SBA 7(a) loan program. EIDL Loan Advance This loan advance will provide up to $10,000 of economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing temporary difficulties. SBA Express Bridge Loans Enables small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 quickly. SBA Debt Relief The SBA is providing a financial reprieve to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Save Small Business Fund is a $5,000 grantmaking initiative offering short-term relief for mall employers in the United States and its territories.
Last Update: May 14
NEW! PPP Loan Forgiveness Application
IMPORTANT 5/18
Le Mars Chamber of Commerce
May 2020
ribbon cuttings All coffees 9:30 to 10:30 am             Crosswind Storage of Le Mars  1964 Lincoln Av SW   712.501.1445  http://lemarsstorage.com Welcome new business! Welcome new business!
Chamber Coffees and New Members
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No coffee? Send us a virtual message! May is Mental Health Month! a message from Plains Area Mental Health
Toastmasters Online Opportunity City Wide Rummage SALE June 18 to 20 We’re In this Together  Branded 360 Gehlen Catholic Adult ESL Classes open to all