PROGRAMS & RESOURCES
PROGRAMS & RESOURCES
RELIEF AND RECOVERY RESOURCES FOR YOUR BUSINESS
We’re committed to simplifying your search for the operational support and financial assistance your business may need right now. Below you’ll find programs and resources including WEDC financial assistance for Wisconsin companies, SBA disaster assistance, federal relief initiatives and more. Visit our COVID-19 Business Resources page for more in-depth information specific to the relief and recovery efforts of the current crisis. Programs are continually being added, so make sure to subscribe to Focus Forward updates to stay in-the-know.
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We’re here to help you navigate the complexity of COVID-19 relief and recovery efforts.
The WEDC team makes every effort to ensure our website’s content is always up to date. However, out-of-date references may occur as guidelines change, and WEDC reserves the right to alter this and other webpages on an ongoing basis. To ensure you are referencing the most up-to-date program guidelines, please contact your account manager.
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Despite shows being canceled and galleries closed, arts groups around the state are finding new ways to interact with—and be a source of strength for—their communities. Read More
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Stay in-the-know about important Wisconsin business and economic news, community announcements and new programs and resources available for your business.
In collaboration with other state agencies, WEDC has created a set of guidelines for how businesses can do their part to prevent the spread of the virus and protect the health of employees and customers when they reopen. Learn more in a new video from WEDC Secretary Missy Hughes. Read More
Luke Zahm discusses how he’s moving his restaurant forward in the wake of the pandemic in Wisconsin. Join Missy Hughes, secretary and CEO of WEDC as she talks to the chef and owner of Driftless Cafe and Wiscochef Enterprises and host of the “Wisconsin Foodie” television show about his restaurant business before and after COVID-19. Read More
View the recording of the May 18, 2020, livestream with WEDC Secretary and CEO Missy Hughes. This livestream touched on guidelines for businesses to protect employees and customers; a resource to connect companies in need of personal protective equipment with those that make it; the Ethnic Minority Emergency Grant initiative; and the newly announced We’re All In initiative with additional relief funds for small businesses. Read More