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NoCoRecovers

Your One Stop Shop for Recovery Information in Northern ColoradoThe intent of NoCoRecovers.com is to provide a single source of up-to-date information on potential funding resources available to support the business community of Northern Colorado.  Applications are now being accepted for the Larimer County Recovery Loan Fund to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Click here to view resources!

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Coffee with the Small Biz Directors & Adam Crowe

Please enjoy this  Zoom meeting with Larimer SBDC Director Mike O’Connell and Loveland Business Development Center Director Kat Rico, as they talk about business recovery resources and the SBA’s economic recovery programs. Larimer County Economic Development Manager Adam Crowe joined Mike and Kat,to cover CARES Act business recovery programs, including the new Pandemic Unemployment Insurance program. Watch HERE

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Coffee with the Small Biz Directors

Please join a Zoom meeting with Larimer SBDC Director Mike O’Connell and Loveland Business Development Center Director Kat Rico, to talk about business recovery resources and the SBA’s economic recovery programs. Thursday April 9th from 9:00am-10:00am.   Register HERE

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4/3/20 – An Update from us on COVID-19

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Town of Estes Park Community Relief Fund

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Experiences, comments, and suggestions for restaurant businesses dealing with COVID-19

March 30th, 2020 Our Larimer Small Business Development Center (SBDC) advises a large number of restaurant and food products businesses and entrepreneurs.   We’re extremely fortunate to have two experienced restauranteurs as consultants, Tiffany Helton with Stuft Burger and John Verderame, veteran of several high-profile  restaurants. Here are some of their experiences, comments, and suggestions for restaurant businesses dealing with the COVID-19 virus impact: John, a New York City native,  says “After 9/11 we really pushed to get people back in-house. While …

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Need Help with the SBA EIDL Loan???

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Support Local Restaurants with Delivery!

With the closure of local restaurant dine-in options, it’s more important than ever to utilize delivery services to help these businesses stay afloat, as well as the drivers who are often contract employees. If you’re doing your part and social distancing, there are still ways that you can support the local economy that provides our community with so much flavor! Many of the largest delivery services are stepping up to help people stay safe and …

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We’re here for you!

Due to the current health crisis, SBDC services including consulting, workshops, and panel-events, are being moved to online platforms. Please be assured that we remain committed to serving small businesses in Larimer County and are here to help, just while being sure to follow proper social-distancing protocol. For up-to-date information on small business disaster preparedness and resources to help navigate this current situation, please visit the Larimer SBDC website.

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Business Preparedness & Continuity

  Business Preparedness & Continuity Small Business and COVID 19: Business Preparedness vs. Freaking out March 11, 2020 Aikta Marcoulier  –  Pikes Peak SBDC Executive Director Do you remember how it felt after Waldo Canyon Fire, the Black Forest Fire, and the floods following our regional disasters? If you were a small business, you might still be feeling the after effects. Recovery takes a long time, especially in a community that relies on tourism. On …

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