Support Small Business, Even Through a Pandemic

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Aug. 14, 2020) – The spread of COVID-19 has slowed much of life down and has affected small businesses in a big way.

The Harlingen EDC recognized a need in April to provide additional help to our small business community and in May launched the HELP for Small Business program. This loan thus far has helped more than 50 business owners keep their doors open and their staff on payroll.

But how can we all help support our favorite local businesses? Here is a quick guide we put together with some ideas on how we can all do our part. Feel free to download and share it on your own pages!