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These resources – like the public health crisis itself – are constantly evolving and are only current as to the date of publication. This page was last updated on June 4, 2020.

For more up-to-date information on the relief programs available in Wisconsin, we recommend that you visit the Department of Workforce Development's COVID-19 Resources, the Department of Health Services' COVID-19 Response Resources for Wisconsinites or the state’s COVID-19 Resources website.

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Description of Program and Relief

Small Business 20 / 20 Program

Wisconsin’s Small Business 20 / 20 Program provides funds to Wisconsin-based community development financial institutions (CDFIs) to make grants to existing loan clients to mitigate short-term cash flow issues and protect jobs and public health in response to COVID-19.

Government or Lead Agency

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

Dates Available

Effective immediately

Eligibility Requirements/Restrictions

Approved CDFIs and collaboratives will make program grants available to for-profit businesses that are current loan recipients in good standing as of March 1, 2020 with the approved CDFIs and/or its collaborating CDFIs. Applying businesses must have 20 or fewer full-time or part-time employees and greater than $0 but less than $2 million in annual revenues. Preference will be given to service and retail businesses.

Application Deadlines (If Applicable)


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