Coronavirus Business Resources
NOTICE TO SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS AND NONPROFITS:
Senator Hirono is aware of the challenges many Hawaii businesses and nonprofits have experienced with SBA programs, and continues to work with her colleagues to ensure these programs are implemented fairly and effectively to ensure that relief is provided to as many people as possible as we move through this pandemic. More information about these programs is available below.
As we continue to take the difficult, but necessary steps to confront the spread of COVID-19, Congress has passed meaningful relief for affected families and businesses. The American Rescue Plan, signed into law by President Biden on March 11, 2021, provides billions of dollars in aid for Hawaii's families and communities.
Recently enacted federal legislation provides resources and initiatives to assist businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The guides below provide summary information about major provisions that could offer critical support to Hawaii’s industries.