Ellianos partners with bank to secure franchisee funding

LAKE CITY - Ellianos Coffee secures funding for franchisees in a new partnership with First Federal Bank. Release: Ellianos Coffee, the southeastern-based drive-thru coffee franchise, has announced a new partnership with First Federal Bank, securing…

SBA extends COVID EIDL loans for small businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration announces additional relief to small business by defering existing COVID EIDL loans. Release: Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice for America’s 32.5 million small…

SBA announces Regional Administrator for Southeast Region

Release: Allen Thomas of Greenville, North Carolina has been sworn in as Region IV (4) Administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration. He has oversight of the federal Agency for nine district offices located across eight states;…

SBA announces $44.8 billion in signature lending programs

Release: U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman announced the agency reached $44.8 billion in funding to small businesses through more than 61,000 traditional loans for fiscal year (FY) 2021. “In the midst of a once-in-a-generation…

Georgia’s SBA loan system ranked in Top 5…

Release: SBA Achieves Historic Small Business Lending for Fiscal Year 2020 Georgia District Ranks ‘Top 5’ in 4 out of 5 SBA Lending Programs WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced Fiscal Year 2020 summary loan…

SBA provides $162K to GA for the State…

Release: SBA Georgia Announces FY 2020 State Trade Expansion Program(STEP) Award SBA Awards Georgia $162,488 to Expand Small Business Exporting ATLANTA – U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that $162,488 has been awarded to the Georgia Department…

$20 Billion provided to small business through SBA…

Release: SBA Provided $20 Billion to Small Businesses and Non-Profits Through the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Advance Program WASHINGTON— On July 11, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced the conclusion and success of the Economic Injury Disaster…