THIS SECTION WILL BE CONSTANTLY UPDATED DURING THE COVID- 19 VIRUS.

Money
We have a limited amount of funding available now for those who lost jobs. Please click here to fill out the form.

Update on PPO Loans:
The SBA-PPP loan program round 2 of funding has been overwhelmingly successful. Thousands of loans were approved and many clients received funds. Yet there are more funds appropriated for the PPP program if you have not applied you can apply www.calaloanadvisors.com

If you are a business with over $2 million gross annual expenses seeking Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) funding — a type of UNFORGIVABLE LOAN that can provide up to $2 million in funding for fixed business costs. Apply https://www.calaloanadvisors.com/eidl

PROTECT YOUR FAMILY AND FINANCESAFLAC Insurance can protect you financially and our plans PAY YOU CASH if you get hurt, sick, hospitalized or unable to report to work.  I can also assist you with other insurances like LIFE INSURANCE, Long Term Care, Disability, College Funding through MASS MUTUAL.  For more information please contact Linda Sarfati 516-567-1233 /  [email protected] .


Government Programs
If you need assistance with government programs medicaid, food stamps, unemployment please contact our office 516-833-3057. 


Emergency Mortgage Counseling

Agudath Israel’s SBCO division has set up an emergency mortgage hotline to assist you with all mortgage and other bank loan matters. 

Please call the hotline at 718-435-1300 extension 120. Leave a clear message as prompted, and a SBCO Counselor will return your call as soon as possible.

(This is a national program; you do not need to be a NY resident)
 

Freelancers Union Relief Fund
Freelancers Union Relief Fund will offer financial assistance of up to $1,000 per freelance household to cover lost income and essential expenses not covered by government relief programs, such as food/food supplies, utility payments and cash assistance to cover income loss 
freelancersunion.org/freelancers-relief-fund


New York Foundation for the Arts

New York Foundation for the Arts has a list of emergency financial assistance grants for people in arts and culture, entertainment, writers and others areas affected by COVID-19, visit  nyfa.org/Emergency Grants


The Artists Relief Fund

Up to $5,000 in financial grants are available to artists for assistance. Applications are being accepted through September 2020. Additional information on how to apply and eligibility is available here:  https://www.artistrelief.org/


Restaurant Workers Charity Foundation

Restaurant Workers Charity Foundation has an application available for assistance for those who work at restaurants. For information on the assistance available and the application process, those interested can click here:  https://www.restaurantworkerscf.org/covid19faq


Bartender Emergency Assistance Program

The USBG National Charity Foundation is offering grants for eligible applicants through its Bartender Emergency Assistance Program. For information on the assistance available and the application process, those interested can click here:  https://www.usbgfoundation.org/beap


The Professional Beauty Association

The PBA and PBA Charities have a new fund to help those who have list income and are a licensed beauty professional. Additional information on how to apply and eligibility is available here:  HTTPS://WWW.PROBEAUTY.ORG/COVID-RELIEF-FUND-APPLICATION


One Fair Wage Emergency Fund

Provides cash assistance to restaurant workers, car service drivers, delivery workers, personal service workers by applying here:  https://ofwemergencyfund.org/help

New York City has developed a  NYC Coronavirus Resources and Support website where you can find programs and services that can help you make ends meet, find ways to cope, and support others during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In addition, NYC created an NYC  Please find more resources on benefits available to New Yorkers in response to the Coronavirus pandemic here 

NYC also has a list of  COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities.

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