Small Business Resources

The Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce works closely with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and their support of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Assistance Loans to provide loan resources for businesses effected by COVID-19

PPP – Paycheck Protection Program FAQs

EVCCA Business Impact Report

Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Coronavirus Emergency Loans 

SBA Disaster Loans

Arizona Small Business Development Center

National Council for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Risk Management CenterView Page

SBA Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

SBA Newsroom Information

CDC Resources for Businesses and Employers

U.S. Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Reponses Toolkit

AZDHS: Community & Business Partners Prevention and the Role You play

FENNEMORE CRAIG, Webinar on 3-18 for Q & A for Employers on COVID-19 Concerns

Paid Sick Time – Families First Coronavirus Response Act (HR 6201)

Furloughs, Reductions in Force, and Alternative to Consider

Constant Contact Communicating Important Details About Your Business

Lifelines for employees, businesses hurt by COVID-19

Top 10 Employee Benefits Issues in a Slowing Economy

Community Updates & Resources

Empowerment Systems
Community Resource
Horizon Health
Mediacom Cable 
Arizona Together
Dental Emergency

At Home Learning Resources for kids/ Fun Things to Pass the Time (for free):

 At Home Virtual Field Trips and Other Fun Resources:

  • FUTURE U, from Boeing and Discovery Education (here)
  • ASU World Exploration (here)
  • AZ Game and Fish Dept (here)
  • Cincinnati Zoo Home Safari (here)
  • San Diego Zoo Live Cam (here)
  • A wide variety of topics, CrashCourse (here)


Social Studies:

  • History (here)
  • iCivics (here) –my personal favorite J




  • Engineering (here)
  • Science Learning Videos (here)
  • National Geographic for Kids (here)


The White House

Center for Disease Control (About COVID-19)

Center for Disease Control (Guidance for Businesses and to Respond to COVID-19)

Center for Disease Control (Communication Resources)

Worldwide Health Organization (Getting Your Workplace Ready)

Worldwide Health Organization (About COVID-19)

United States Chamber of Commerce (Weekly Conference)

United States Chamber of Commerce (Response Toolkit)

United States Chamber of Commerce (Resources)

Revisions to COVID-19 Legislation 3-17


The Small Business Administration (SBA) has posted information regarding loan programs and guidance for businesses:

Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has issued COVID-19 guidance for businesses:

Resources for Business & Employers

General Info & FAQs

Steps to Preventing Illness

Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities

SCORE resources: 

How Businesses Can Prepare for Coronavirus

The Coronavirus Economic Impact: Will Business Interruption Insurance Help (& What Are My Other Options)?

Crisis Communications Planning Checklist

Other small business disaster preparedness resources

The Apache Junction Chamber and the East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance (EVCCA) have joined efforts with the US Chamber to provide you with an easy-to-use outline of common-sense actions your employees can take to keep from spreading germs that can impact your entire workplace.  Feel free to make copies, post in your breakrooms, and share through your interoffice communications.

Download the workplace flyer here.

Keep up to date with information from the US Chamber and the CDC here: Coronavirus Resource Page

Coronoavirus Workplace Tips