The Berkley Chamber has compiled the links to sources of information regarding funding, procedures and other information as it relates to the COVID-19. Please see below. We plan to continue to monitor sites and add information. In addition, if you are a business and not a Chamber member and would like to be part of our email updates, please sign-up here.

Oakland County for Businesses:  The applications for the Small Business Stabilization Grants and Loans are now live on the Oakland County website.  In partnership with the State, there will be an overall pool of $3 million for the grant programs for eligble businessses with 50 employees or fewer and $1.15 million for the loans for eligible businesses with 100 employees or fewer.  You can download, and submit applications by following the link here. 

City of Berkley: Updates on what the city is doing concerning COVID-19.

Michigan Economic Development Corporation : The Michigan Strategic Fund has approved economic assistance for small businesses around Michigan. For Oakland county buinesses it is being hanlded by Oakland County. Links are above. This page also has links to Federal Programs including the Small Business Administrations Disaster Assistance Loans and other resources along with links for questions on unemployment and other issues businesses may be facing due to COVID-19.

State of Michigan: Latest updates from the State of Michigan Concerning COVID-19


The U.S. Small Business Administration will Provide Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Steps to apply for a Small Business Disaster Loan
SBA application and needed materials.

If you need assistance contact SBA’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339).  Also if you are a business owner and Chamber member applying for this loan, please let Darlene at the Chamber know this so she can also communicate to our government officials. 

Note with the CARES Act the SBA is reworking its process. Please be patient if  not available at the moment.


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