JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri – The Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) in Madison County will close Friday, August 14 at 6 p.m. It was established to assist survivors of the May 8 – 16 storms complete their applications for low-interest disaster loans from the Small Business Administration (SBA).
The DLOC location is:
Fredericktown Elementary School
Fredericktown, MO 63645
Current hours are: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
SBA disaster loans are the primary source of long-term recovery assistance for homeowners, renters, and businesses of all sizes. If the applicant is denied a loan, they may then be considered for a grant through FEMA’s Other Needs Assistance programs.
To date, the SBA has approved more than $866,700 in loans to assist recovery efforts.
Low-interest disaster loan applications are available at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/. Anyone unable to visit the center may obtain information and loan applications by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (or 800-877-8339 for the hearing impaired) Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., EDT, or by sending and email to email@example.com.
Applications may be returned to the DLOC or mailed to:
U. S. Small Business Administration
Processing and Disbursement Center
14925 Kingsport Road
Fort Worth, TX 76155
The deadline to apply for an SBA loan is Aug. 18.