Here is a collection of other resources that you may helpful during these trying times.
We create the ability for communities to work together during crisis by deploying technology that helps everyone impacted in crisis get access to timely & direct, financial relief from within their community. It's vital now, more than ever. To apply for a hardship grant or donate, please visit us.Visit Resource
Low interest loans for the creative sector in Durango. Additional text if needed: This loan is intended to help small businesses, nonprofits and individuals with working capital and business continuity. This loan fund is supported by the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Business Development Grant Program and by the Office of Economic Development and International Trade.Visit Resource
The Energize Colorado Gap Fund will provide more than $25M in small business loans and grants to boost small business enterprises that are the economic engines throughout the state. Sole proprietors, businesses and nonprofits with less than 25 full-time employees can apply for up to a $15,000 grant and a $20,000 loan for a possible combined total of $35,000 in financial assistance.Visit Resource
Products include cloth face coverings, surgical masks, KN95 masks, vinyl gloves, nitrile gloves, individual and bulk hand sanitizer, and disinfectant. All KN95 and 3 ply surgical masks purchased through Energize Colorado have been vetted through Colorado State University and have passed qualification testing. CSU tests to qualify them to manufacturing standards according to federal safety guidelines including particulate removal efficiency of ≥ 95%. You’ll need to provide confirmation that you’re a business/institution and located in Colorado—individuals and resellers aren’t able to purchase.Visit Resource
Local Futures helps customers support small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis and allows businesses to return the favour. Your contribution isn’t a donation, it’s a purchase of support which will be repaid in the form of a future discount. Buying a Local Future isn’t a financial product, but it sure feels like buying a share in your favorite local business.Visit Resource
For the first time you can "shop local" for healthcare with the Southwest Health Alliance either as an individual or business. Save money on health insurance while also accessing the most local, innovative healthcare plan designs.Visit Resource