Federal Reserve Main Street Lending Program

Main Street Lending Program Overview

Full Program Details & FAQs from Federal Reserve 

Nonprofit Organization Resources

Iowa Nonprofit Resource Center

National Council of Nonprofits: Analysis of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

National Council of Nonprofits Webinar: “Federal Coronavirus Relief Bills: What Do They Mean for Nonprofits?”

Webinar slide deck: Federal Coronavirus Relief Bills: What Do They Mean for Nonprofits?

Loans Available for Nonprofits in the CARES Act

Iowa Legal Aid

COVID-19 Legal Information 

COVID-19 Legal Advice Hotline

Legal Information En Espanol

USDA Rural Development & ISU Extension Farm, Food and Enterprise Development 

USDA Rural Development COVID-19 Response

USDA Rural Development COVID-19 Resources

ISU Extension – Farm, Food and Enterprise Development Resources 


Manufacturers: Grants Available Through Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center 

Financial Empowerment Center – Iowa Small Business Relief Fund

Professional Beauty Association COVID-19 Relief Fund

NAV: $10,000 Small Business Grant

FedEx #SupportSmall Grants

Sam’s Club and LISC Small Business Grant

Offers & Other Resources

Online Working Guide

Discount Resource Guide

#OpenWeStand – free products, tools and resources for small businesses in these uncertain times 

BizMiner – Free Market Analysis Reports

Hospitality and Tourism Businesses – Travel-Maggedon Survival Kit from ISU Extension & Outreach Community Development