RESOURCES

Helpful information, links, videos, and downloads.

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CHARITY PARTNERS

Contact individual partners to set up a consultation to see how they can help your small business sustain and grow.

One Hundred Black Men

Small businesses don't always have basic administrative support to effectively manage and operate their businesses. For example, a small contractor may not have administrative support to process their invoices on a timely basis in order to maintain positive cash flow.

Back office support assistance may include:

  • Provide specific guidance and training in the areas of cash flow and financial management
  • Business Communications
  • Guidance with access to capital and surety bonding
  • Insurance Matters

Asian American Business Development Center

AABDC encourages Asian American businesses to be more actively involved in issues and policies that directly affect them at the federal, state, and city levels and provides capacity-building assistance to business entities that enables them to compete in the mainstream marketplace and expand business opportunities.

Support assistance may include:

  • Leveraged business networks for small businesses to expand opportunities
  • Guidance and advocating for fair representations
  • Diversity and Inclusion education/workshops to enhance retention and sustainability

Visit AABDC's youtube channel to learn leadership, entrepreneurship, diversity and inclusion practices from the top business leaders across the country.

Hispanic Federation

HF works locally, state-wide, and nationally to strengthen Latino nonprofits, promote public policy advocacy, and bring to scale a portfolio of innovative community programs. As part of its economic empowerment portfolio, HF provides resilience opportunities to the Latino business community by offering a connection to entrepreneurship and small business resources, including member agencies that can provide direct assistance and professional development.

Visit HF’s vimeo channel to learn leadership, entrepreneurship, diversity and inclusion practices from the top business leaders across the country.

COVID INFORMATION

The Action Plan for Small Businesses

Download the Action Plan for specific steps you can take to find solutions and protect your business during the coronavirus crisis.

COVID-19 Federal Tax Relief for Small Businesses

These changes include a payroll tax deferral, three new business tax credits, and new federal tax filing and payment deadlines.

Covid-19's Impact on Digital Marketing

Why Small Businesses Need a Digital Marketing Strategy—Especially During the Pandemic.

Checklist for Reopening Your Small Business After the Coronavirus Shutdown

This reopening plan checklist will help ensure you take all the relevant factors into account to develop a well-thought-out plan, and includes resources to help you.

3 Tips for Properly Pivoting Your Business Model

Amid COVID-19, many businesses are hard at work pivoting their business models.

US CARES Act Information

Information on the CARES act legislation.

COVID-19 & the American Workplace

Guidance on COVID-19 from the Department of Labor.

COVID-19 Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

Guidance on COVID-19 and loan resources from the Small Business Association

Resources for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Useful resources for small business impacted by COVID-19 from the NYC Department of Small Business Services.

CDC - COVID-19 Information

Learn more about how you can protect yourself, your families, and your communities from COVID-19.

SAMHSA's Disaster Distress Helpline

The COVID-19 pandemic is understandably causing a great deal of stress and anxiety for many people. It is as important a time as ever to be mindful of the ways in which information may be impacting our mental health. SAMHSA's Disaster Distress Helpline is available and can provide immediate support to those in need. You can call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor. The helpline is available 24/7/365

Guidelines to Support the Asian American Community amid COVID-19

A list of recommended dos and don’ts for corporations, their managers and employees in support of their Asian American colleagues, partners, customers, and the community during COVID-19.

BUSINESS RELATIONS

How to Zoom: Essential Tools

This webinar discusses: When to use for online meetings and webinars. Zoom settings & controls. How to host, co-host or serve as a panelist. Broadcast & recording essentials. Gathering reports.

How to Work From Home and Be Productive

COVID-19 has changed everything. Working effectively while remote is now a matter of business necessity. Leaders, managers, and employees all have to make changes to implement remote work protocols. As the new york state is taking a phased-in approach to reopening, Asian Americans need to be aware of the best practices of both in-office or remote work to accomplish business and personal responsibilities.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

The mission of the NAACP is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

National Urban League

Enabling African Americans and other underserved urban residents to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

National Association of Minority Contractors

NAMC is the oldest minority construction trade association in the United States.

Human Resources Planning for COVID-19

In this webinar, we'll discuss ways nonprofit Human Resources departments can prepare for and manage services for employees during the COVID-19 outbreak.

New York in China Center

Explore trade and investment opportunity in China through the Trade Mission to China Delegation.

Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business

Find out how to participate in the annual Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award Gala.

Asian American Business Roundtable Summit

Find out how to participate in the Asian American Business Roundtable Summit.

Informed Immigrant - Resources For the Undocumented

InformedImmigrant.com is dedicated to increasing access to resources and knowledge for the undocumented immigrant community across the U.S.

Panel Discussion with Business Leaders on Mitigating Challenges

Learn best practices from corporate leaders to mitigate challenges, including discrimination, during difficult times.

Counter anti-Asian racism and respond to discrimination, harassment, and physical violence.

The fear of the coronavirus is manifesting as racism against people who are of Chinese or East Asian descent after the virus was first identified in the United States in January. Asian Americans across the country are being shunned, shamed, and verbally or physically assaulted as fear over the coronavirus spreads.

AABR 2016 Summit - Taking Risks, Changing the Game

Multicultural business leaders explore the process of diversity change and innovation, facilitated by the Asian American Business Roundtable.

AABR 2018 Summit - The New Majority is the New Normal for Business

Multicultural business leaders explore the critical influences of diversity visibility in the business environment, facilitated by the Asian American Business Roundtable.

AABR 2019 Summit - Making Impact: Diversity and Inclusion IS a Business Strategy

Multicultural business leaders explore useful business strategies around diversity and inclusion, facilitated by the Asian American Business Roundtable.

AABR 2020 Summit - The Young and the Relentless: How the Now Generation is Shaping Diversity in the Workplace for the Future

Multicultural business leaders explore rewriting the corporate ‘playbook’ with the Now Generation in mind, facilitated by the Asian American Business Roundtable.

FUNDING SOURCES

Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program for Nonprofits

The U.S. Small Business Administration's Economic Injury Disaster Loan program is providing low-interest working capital loans of up to $2 million to nonprofits in need of financial assistance.

TruFund Financial Services

TruFund’s mission is to promote and foster economic development within underserved communities and among disadvantaged populations. TruFund is a nonprofit mission-driven entity that provides innovative financial solutions to revitalize communities and create jobs.

VISIT SITE

GOVERNMENT RESOURCES

Department of Labor

Information, guidance and resources from the Department of Labor.

Small Business Administration

Information, guidance and resources from the Small Business Administration.

NYC Department of Small Business Services

Information, guidance and resources from the NYC Department of Small Business Services.

PPP - Loan Forgiveness Application

Loan Forgiveness Application for the Paycheck Protection Program from the Small Business Administration.

Express Bridge Loan Pilot Program - Program Guide

Program Guide for the Express Bridge Loan Pilot Program from the Small Business Administration.

PPP - How to Calculate Maximum Loan Amounts – By Business Type

Small Business Administration guidance on calculating business payroll costs to determine the amount of Paycheck Protection Program loan for which businesses can apply.

PPP Loans Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about Paycheck Protection Program Loans from the Small Business Administration.

Lenders Participating in PPP by project state

List of lenders participating in the Paycheck Protection Program by state.

RESOURCES IN MANDARIN

New York in China Center - 纽约中心

Explore trade and investment opportunity in China through the Trade Mission to China Delegation

AABDC Statement - 亚美商业发展中心声明

Joint Declaration - 联合声明

AABDC Overview - 亚美商业发展中心与纽约中心

亚美商业发展中心中文介绍

RESOURCES IN SPANISH

Programa de Protección de Pago (PPP, por sus siglas en inglés) Formulario de Solicitud del Prestatario

Programa de Protección de Pago Solicitud de condonación de préstamos

RECURSOS PARA EL CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19

DERECHOS LABORALES ANTE EL COVID-19

BENEFICIOS LOCALES Y FEDERALES ANUNCIADOS

MANEJO DE EMOCIONES Y ESTRÉS EN TIEMPOS DE CRISIS