COVID 19 Updates

Here are Baltimore area resources available for businesses and residents seeking more information. If you know of resources that should be added to the list, please email us at

Support local retailers that are still open. Click Here to see which restaurants are open for curbside and delivery. Follow the hashtag #curbsidebaltimore on Instagram for more restaurant updates.


State of Maryland List of Essential Businesses
BDC Community Survey
Start-up Soiree Small Business Forum
EcoMap- Non-Disaster Funding Opportunities
Loom - Price Cut on Teleworking Software
Baltimore Impact Hub
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Investment Connection
Cohn Reznicks On-Demand Covid Relief Webinar: SBA Cares Act, and other Financial Strategies
Cohn Reznick SBA Requirements for Paycheck Protection Plan (Summary of New Guidelines)
BDC's Personal Protective Equipment Fund

Science Retail- Free Remote Tech Support for Restaurants
Restaurant Community Workers Foundation Business Loans
Alliance for a Just Society - Crowdsourcing Fundraiser for Tipped Employees
United Bartenders Guild - Crowdsourcing for Loans
Baltimore Virtual Tip Jar
Dining Bonds Initiative
National Restaurant Association Restaurant Employee Relief Fund
What Each State is Doing to Help Restaurants Harmed by Covid19
Grubhub Community Relief Fund (coming soon)

NEW! Maryland COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund
Small Business Disaster Relief
WEFUNDER Emergency Loans for Businesses
Facebook Small Business Grants
Baltimore Business Lending Loan
Entrepreneurs of Color Fun Loans ($5K-$250K)
Harbor Bank Business Loan
Kiva Baltimore Loan (up to $10K & expanded for Coronavirus)
MCE Micro and Business Loan
Military Personnel and Veteran-Owned Small Business Loan Program (up to $50k)
Micro-enterprise Loan Program
Neighborhood BusinessWorks Loan
Program for Investors in Microentrepreneurs
The VOLT Fund Loans ($25K-$500K)
Honeycomb Credit Small Business Relief Loan
United Way Community Response and Recovery Fund
Downtown Partnership TechConnect Grant
Downtown Partnership Facade Improvement Grant
Baltimore Development Corporation Facade Improvement Grant


Resident Webinar: Living Downtown During Covid: featuring Southern Management and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, moderated by Downtown Partnership
Dining at a Distance
Baltimore City Food Distribution Sites Map
Baltimore City Office of Emergency Management Updates
Baltimore City Health Department
State of Maryland COVID-19 Updates
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Maryland Department of Labor
Baltimore Area Restaurant Industry Relief Facebook Group
Bromo Artist Relief Fund
Stand by Baltimore

*Food resources subject to change. Check with the following programs for more details.
Hotel Revival- RSVP requested. Free brown bag lunches and produce bags with help from Coastal Sunbelt Produce and Hungry Harvest.
Heart of the Park- Harbor Park Garage & Pierpoint Restaurant Daily Meal Giveaway
Atlas Restaurant Group, Choptank & Saval Partnership