In response to COVID-19, the Department of Defense is prioritizing the protection of our forces—including service members and their dependents, civilians, and contractors—maintaining mission readiness, and supporting the whole-of-government effort to fight this virus. The Department’s latest updates on COVID-19 are available here.
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Lenders
The banks listed below have been contacted by the Department and may be considered in the future for new customers.
Quantum National Bank Suwanee, GA
Dana Litman, Executive Vice President, CFO & CRO
Farmers State Bank
Jennifer L.Beard, President
Lenders, if you are interested in being added to this list and strengthening the defense industrial base, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Small business owners in all U.S. states and territories are currently eligible to apply for a low-interest loan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides small businesses with working capital loans of up to $2 million that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.
Disaster Assistance for COVID-19
Economic Disaster Loans
Guidance for Businesses & Employers
SBA Guidance & Loan Resources
SBA Funding Options For Those Seeking Relief:
Learn how PTACs can help your small business here.
The Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) is monitoring changes to the status of operations within the defense industrial base. Please email DCMA at email@example.com to report any specific operational impacts to better inform our mission. Please include the name of the company; location and/or mailing address; CAGE code (if known); government programs potentially impacted; description of impact (e.g., closure, production degradation, etc.); and an appropriate point of contact for follow-ups.
Inquiries that are unrelated to operational changes, but are connected to COVID-19 impacts on the defense industrial base should be directed to the Office of Industrial Policy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department’s latest updates on COVID-19 are available here.
Additional memoranda in connection with virus response:
Additional contracting information related to COVID-19 issues on the Defense Pricing and Contracting (DPC) webpage here.
The Office of Industrial Policy is committed to making it easier for businesses to understand the various avenues available to work with the Department of Defense. In the Defense Acquisition Toolkit, you will find a visual representation of the key touchpoints for any business that might wish to create or expand their relationship with the Department of Defense.
White House Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force
The COVID-19 Task Force portal for public information, working in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Health and Human Services, and other agency stakeholders. This portal will link to the appropriate Federal agency website as the authoritative source for that information as necessary.
Centers for Disease Control and Protection (CDC)
The CDC Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) landing page is the latest public health and safety information from CDC and for the overarching medical and health provider community on COVID-19. The site contains consumer and medical information on how the virus spreads, symptoms, prevention and treatment, stigma, cases and what to do if you are sick, along with frequently asked questions.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
The FEMA “How to Help” page provides information on ways individuals and businesses can support COVID-19 response efforts.
The USA.gov page catalogs all U.S. government activities related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). USA.gov can support both English and Spanish content.
Department of the Treasury: Assistance for Small Businesses
What the Department of the Treasury is doing in response to Covid-19.
Covid-19 Small Business Contractor Contingency Store
Small Business Best Practices Package (pdf)
Addressing PPE Needs in Non-Healthcare Setting