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Startup Grind Jacksonville presented with Oracle for Startups + American Express Corporate Program for Startups

Funding Month, presented with Oracle for Startups and American Express, recognizes the stories, lessons learned, and best practices shared by founders and funders around the world. 

Our speakers are from the SBA North Florida District Office in Jacksonville, FL that can be contacted at 1-904-443-1900

Rosalind Bryant Lender Relations Specialist and District International Trade Officer email:

Thaddeus Hammond Economic Development Specialist and Women's Business Development Specialist email:

Tune in to learn what's new for solopreneurs, nonprofits, startups, and small businesses with under 20 employees:

1. Access to Capital & SBA’s Programs & Services webinar will include an overview of agency updates,

2. Participating Lenders, Lender Rankings and Veterans Advantage Loans. Ms. Bryant will also let you know what it takes to become “bank-ready” for our 7(a), 504 and Micro Loan Programs.

3. This presentation will also provide you with information on SBA’s Resource Partners, Federal Government Contracting Programs, and a general overview of the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) & Targeted EIDL Advance Program, Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) First & Second Draw Loans, and PPP Loan Forgiveness. SBA Contracting Guidance Handout for Small Business Impacted by COVID-19

To learn more about the programs and new eligibility requirements:

COVID-19 Relief Options

1. Paycheck Protection Program

2. COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans - new rules

3. (new) Shuttered Venue Grant - event venues and promoters

4. SBA debt relief

5. (new) Restaurant Revitalization Fund

6. Cross-program eligibility

Small Business Administration has regional offices throughout the United States here is the link to call/email your local office


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OUR MISSION To educate, inspire & connect area entrepreneurs.

OUR VALUES Help others before we help ourselves, give before we take, make friends not contacts.

ABOUT OUR CHAPTER Founded in March 2019, the northeast region Jacksonville, FL chapter of Startup Grind acts as the connective tissue between all the great resources in our community. As such, we are here for those who are trying to navigate the landscape of great resources available. We also serve to contribute to the conversation as we all work to grow our entrepreneur and startup ecosystem.


ABOUT OUR ECOSYSTEM There are some incredible people, public and private organizations, and nonprofits working very hard to ensure the entrepreneurial and startup ecosystem is well supported. Whether companies, founders, and entrepreneurs are in the ideation stage, fundraising, looking for talent, or whatever stage of their endeavor, there's some incredible support available.


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Refund Policy: No refunds offered for this event.

Date and Time

April 30, 2021 10:00am (EDT) - April 30, 2021 12:00pm (EDT)

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