Update: We value the health and safety of our employees and clients, and are carefully monitoring the impact of COVID-19. The SC SBDC is open and available to provide business consulting via phone, email and online systems. This includes preparation, response and recovery on financial and other business issues related to COVID-19.
Click here to request assistance; you will receive a response within 24 hours. Find resources for dealing with
COVID-19 here.
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All media requests about the following information should be sent to Susan Sturgeon, Marketing Manager at susan.sturgeon@moore.sc.edu and CC State Director, Michele Abraham at michele.abraham@moore.sc.edu.

Small Business Preparedness, Recovery Resources for the Coronavirus: Keep Calm and Small Business On.


At the South Carolina SBDC Network, the health and well-being of our customers, employees, and community remain our top priority. We understand that this is a stressful time and that small businesses like yours may be experiencing unexpected consequences as a result of the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We are committed to keeping you informed regarding our service offerings and resources to protect your small business. Our network of consultants is available via phone, email and online to provide disaster assistance should your business experience economic injury or other unintended consequences. 

Helpful resources include:

​Tips for dealing with COVID-19
CDC COVID-19 website

CDC COVID-19 Fact Sheet
SC DEW coronavirus and unemployment benefits       SC DEW Employer filed claims
SBA COVID-19 site

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus 

Facebook has announced they will be providing $100 million in cash grants or advertising to small businesses. For more information go to www.facebook.com/grantsforbusiness 

Our hearts and thoughts go out to the people who have been affected by this unprecedented event and we appreciate the healthcare workers, local communities, and governments around the world who are on the front line working to contain this coronavirus. We will continue to do our best to communicate useful business resources and provide support to mitigate the impacts of this health situation.

Updated 3.26.2020 12:10am EDT

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