Here are some federal programs that can assist small business that have been adversely affected by COVID-19 and associated business restrictions. Economic Injury Disaster Loans The SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to help businesses and homeowners recover from declared disasters.[For more information or to apply for an EID Loan, follow this link: https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance ] The…

Support our local downtown merchants by purchasing gift cards. Downtown Temple Business: How to purchase gifts: AR Workshop You can purchase gift cards online here. Benny’s Ristorante Italiano Customers can buy gift cards using a credit card by calling (254) 771-0169  Branch & Bloom Call or text (254)760-2253 for gift cards Cheeves Brothers Steakhouse Guests…