1. Financial Assistance
  2. Re-Opening Assistance
  3. Donations
  4. Employee Assistance
  5. Fontana To-Go Menu
  6. COVID Compliant Partnership Program

Financial Assistance

  • COVID-Compliant Business Partnership Program

Small businesses are eligible to receive $2,500 to reimburse or offset costs related to COVID compliance health requirements. Learn more here.

  • FEMA

Businesses can apply for FEMA Disaster Assistance here.

  • Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan

The SBA is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to California small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus. Apply here.

Learn more about the economic injury disaster loan, business interruption insurance, taxpayers’ relief and more through the SBA COVID-19 Resource Guide here.

  • Tax Relief

The Franchise Tax Board announced special tax relief for California taxpayers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Affected taxpayers are granted an extension to file 2019 California tax returns and make certain payments to June 15, 2020, for all tax filings and payments due between March 15, 2020, through June 15, 2020. Learn more here.

  • IBANK Small Business Loan Guarantee Program

Apply for the California Small Business Loan Guarantee Program and Disaster Relief Loan Guarantee Program through CA Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank (IBANK).

  • CA Tax and Fee Administration

The CDTFA has the authority to assist individuals and businesses impacted by complying with a state or local public health official’s imposition or recommendation of social distancing measures related to COVID-19. This assistance includes granting extensions for filing returns and making payments, relief from interest and penalties, and filing a claim for refund. For more information, click here.

  • CA Treasurer’s CalCap Program

This special loan program encourages banks to make loans to small businesses that have difficulty getting financing. Learn more here.

  • Inland Empire Microenterprise Collaborative

This resource is a collection of microlenders who can provide loans up to $75,000.00 to small businesses. Learn more here.

  • IRS

The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. Learn more here.

  • Inland Empire Small Business Development Center 

Free resources for small businesses to get consulting and access to capital programs. Learn more here.