As a service to the local business community, Mt. Airy CDC has been collecting various resources available to small businesses to help them sustain through the COVID-19 outbreak. If you know of something that should be added to this list, please suggest it through the form HERE.

As of Thursday, March 26th, 2020:


START HERE: City of Philadelphia’s list of information and resources for small businesses • • General clearinghouse of COVID-19 business resources, including utilities (PECO, PGW, PWD, etc)

City COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund • Apply at this link:

Philadelphia Department of Commerce Survey • City’s COVID-19 Business Impact Survey

Philadelphia Department of Revenue • Real Estate, BIRT & Net Profits tax filing extended

Open in Mt • List of businesses responsibly open in Mt Airy • To add yours, use the form HERE

Helpful Webinars • Collected & curated by Commerce Dept

Ballard Spahr Entrepreneur Legal Relief Fund • “Ballard Spahr lawyers will provide discounted legal services and other business support to entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies. Legal services will be offered at a highly aggressive pricing model, which includes pro bono, discounted, and fixed-fee arrangements, as well as fee deferrals that elongate the payment cycle and give entrepreneurs flexibility with cash flow.”


Pennsylvania “Life Sustaining Businesses” definitionCLICK HERE for definitions from Governor Wolf’s executive order • If you have questions about where your business falls, email • If you want to apply for a waiver, email

State Unemployment – for Employees •

State Unemployment – for Employers

PA Chamber of Business & Industry Resources •

PA Department of Health Guidelines for Businesses •

PA Department of Community & Economic Development Resources


SBA Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

CDC Guidelines for Businesses and Employers •

IRS • Treasury, IRS and Labor announce plan to implement Coronavirus-related paid leave for workers and tax credits for small and midsize businesses to swiftly recover the cost of providing Coronavirus-related leave


KIVA • Increased size of 0% loans for small businesses •

Google Small Business Resources •!/

Facebook Small Business Grants • • Not available yet (3/26) but sign up to be notified

James Beard Foundation • Good list of resources for hospitality/restaurant industry

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