Our friend Zane Carter of the regional SCORE chapter (retired executives who enjoy helping  business owners) and several colleagues are ready and willing to help you with any questions about the loan and grant forms. They are ready to lend a sympathetic ear and guiding hand, from a safe distance!
If you are interested in getting some help, email Zane at

Here is text from a SCORE newsletter Zane published yesterday:

COVID-19 Business Resources & Support
Special Bulletin From Upper Shore Score
SBA Guidance & Assistance for Small Businesses
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has posted Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources on its website to enable business owners to apply for low interest loans and grants.
 How to Get an SBA Small Business Loan
The Washington Post published an Overview and Frequently Asked Questions regarding SBA small business loans through the COVID-19 federal aid program.
Surviving the Coronavirus: A Crash Course for the Small Business Owner
This PDF was prepared by the Washington DC Chapter of SCORE using the most current information available from federal, state and local government sources. Open PDF
CDC Guidance & Prevention Protocols for Businesses
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has issued COVID-19 guidance for businesses and is updating them as new developments occur.
Please refer to the following links for the most up-to-date information about COVID-19: