SBA Disaster Loans

**IMPORTANT: U.S. Small Business Administration Assistance Notice

Governor Kay Ivey announced on Saturday, March 21, that small businesses across Alabama negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic are eligible for assistance under the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program.

SBA Webinar announcement

Attention Hoover-Area BusinessesYou can STILL view this webinar ON-DEMAND. There is a lot of valuable information that will HELP YOU GET YOUR LOAN APPROVED - we encourage you to watch this webinar BEFORE applying for the SBA loan. Please note that the webinar is FREE, but registration is required.

Key Resources for Accessing SBA Disaster Loans:

  • The Alabama Small Business Development Center (ASBDC) is an official outreach partner of the SBA. As such, it provides no-cost business advising to Alabama small businesses and is a resource for businesses applying for the SBA EIDL.  
  • The ASBDC has developed an on-demand webinar called, “Preparing to Apply for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (COVID-19).” Please visit to access the webinar and to register for upcoming live webinars.
  • SBA Disaster Loan Application Page
  • Information on the three step process for application

Local Contact:
Roderick Perkins
U.S. Small Business Administration
Lender Relations Division - Alabama District Office
(205) 290-7785