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SBA Working Capital Loan Deadline Approaching in SouthwesternOhio for Disaster Declaration for Excessive Rain and Cold Temperatures



Disaster Field Operations Center East 

Release Date: March 11, 2021 Contact: Michael Lampton (404) 331-0333 

Release Number: 21-286, OH 16579 Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs &Instagram SBA Working Capital Loan Deadline Approaching in Southwestern Ohio for 

Disaster Declaration for Excessive Rain and Cold Temperatures 

ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that April 12 is the filing deadline for federal economic injury disaster loans due to excessive rain and cold temperatures from April 8 through May 29, 2020. 

The loans are available in the counties of Adams, Brown, Clermont, Clinton, Hamilton, Highland and Warren in Ohio. 

Under this declaration, the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program is available to eligible farm-related and nonfarm-related entities that suffered financial losses as a direct result of this disaster. Apart from aquaculture enterprises, SBA cannot provide disaster loans to agricultural producers, farmers and ranchers. 

The loans are for working capital and can be up to $2 million with interest rates of 3.75 percent for eligible small businesses and 2.75 percent for nonprofit organizations, and terms up to 30 years. 

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at and should apply under SBA declaration # 16579, not for the COVID-19 incident. 

Disaster loan information and application forms may also be obtained by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to Loan applications can be downloaded from the SBA’s website at Completed applications should be mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. 

Submit completed loan applications to SBA no later than April 12, 2021.

OH_16579 Sec Ag Fact Sheet


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