COVID-19 Resources

Federal, State and Local Updates on COVID-19

HCCMC believes that no small business should go bankrupt because of this crisis. We are constantly updating this page with resources and information in English and Spanish to help individuals and local businesses in Montgomery County and Maryland during these uncertain times.

Information About Cloth Face Coverings

Beginning Monday, April 13, shoppers will be required to wear face coverings in grocery stores, pharmacies, and large chain retail establishments. Learn how to sew and clean your own here.

Understanding the CARES Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) tasks the Small Business Administration with overseeing the distribution of millions of dollars in loans and grants to help small businesses and individuals. This page will help you understand how the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) plans are structured to support you and your business during this crisis.

Maryland Relief Programs

Emergency relief fund programs for Maryland businesses.