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The most important information you need to know right now about the Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill (CARES Act), which will support small businesses through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and through an expanded form of SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDLs).

acebook $100M Small Business Grants Program
U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship’s Guide to the CARES Act
PDF of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Emergency Loans Guide & Checklist
Webinar from Small Business AuthorityZero-percent interest, low-interest, and disaster loans for California small business owners. Slides & webinar recording
Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund (next application round opens mid-April; grants up to $10,000—focus on entrepreneurs of color, women-owned businesses and other enterprises in historically under-served communities)
California Disaster Relief Loan Guarantee Program is guaranteeing loans for businesses and nonprofits with up to 750 employees
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Sample Application Form
The HELM: Your Complete Guide to Emergency Funding: Everything Female Founders Need to Know
Lioness Magazine: COVID-19 Resources For Entrepreneurs

Tools & Resources

Know Your Numbers

AmExThe 2019 State of Women-Owned Business Report
DAME Magazine How to Build a True Women’s Economy
Fortune Female Founders Got 2% of Venture Capital Dollars in 2017
Funding For Female Founders Stalled at 2.2% of VC Dollars in 2018
HBR Male and Female Entrepreneurs Get Asked Different Questions by VCs — and It Affects How Much Funding They Get
Intentional Equity The Ultimate, Crowd-Sourced List of Organizations Supporting Founders of Diverse Backgrounds
Lioness Magazine The 2020 Resource Guide For Female Entrepreneurs
McKinsey Why Diversity Matters
Pitchbook VC Female Founders Report (2020)
Pitchbook & All Raise All In: Women in the VC Ecosystem (2019)
TechCrunch US VC Investment in Female Founders Hits All-time High
TechCrunchUpdate to the Crunchbase Women in Venture Report

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