The following branches will be closed Tuesday, November 3, to serve as polling locations:
Eastman, Fulton, MLK Jr, Lorain, Langston Hughes, and Rice

COVID-19 Small Business Help

U.S. Small Business Administration

Visit the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources. They’ve compiled a list of recourse for the following areas:

Ohio Office of Small Business Relief

The Office of Small Business Relief (OSBR) is focused on identifying and providing direct support to the state’s nearly 950,000 small businesses to help during the current public health crisis and to position them for a span rebound. Resources include:

  • Small Business Considerations During COVID-19 Outbreak
  • Business & Nonprofit Support
  • Layoff Alternatives
  • Banking Updates

Cuyahoga County Small Business Stabilization Fund

The Small Business Stabilization Fund has been created to assist small, neighborhood-based businesses throughout Cuyahoga County during the COVID-19 pandemic. Business Assistance Application

(Grants) Foundation Directory Online Professional 

This resource provides the most comprehensive and accurate information on U.S. grantmakers and their funding activities. Professional provides four comprehensive databases: grantmakers, companies, grants, and 990s. Professional’s interactive maps and chart show a foundation’s grants geographically — right down to the ZIP code — and by recipient type or primary subject with three levels of detail.

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services: Office of Unemployment Insurance Operations (ODJFS)

Ohio’s Office of Unemployment Insurance Operations assists both unemployed workers and employers with filing unemployment, job help, and unemployment benefits.