COVID-19

Please find resources below to assist small businesses during COVID-19

  • IL. Small Business Emergency Loan DCEO is offering small businesses located outside of Chicago, with fewer than 50 workers and less than $3 million in revenue in 2019, low interest loans up to $30,000
  • Hospitality and Emergency Grant. Bars and restaurants with a valid license to serve food or liquor, who generated revenues of less than $1 million in 2019, along with hotels with a valid license, who generated revenues of less than $8 million in 2019, are eligible to receive working capital grant assistance.
Cook County Government Releases COVID-19 Taxes, Fines and Fees Relief Package.   A series of measures are being taken to waive various County fines, fees and deferring tax collections to help businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Go to the Cook County COVID-19 Response website to learn more.