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City of Ontario, Oregon
SBA Disaster Assistance

Governor Brown and the Oregon Legislature's Emergency Board has allocated $10 million from the federal CARES Act funding for the purchase of protective supplies.


Grant program

Business Oregon

​Visit the U.S. Chamber of Commerce website for federal resources to support businesses affected by the pandemic.



Services help small businesses at every stage – from pre-launch to exit – with the advice and tools needed to be successful. This month a class is available in Profit Mastery.

U.S. Chamber
Business Services


for employees

(541) 963-3693

1901 Adams Avenue PO Box 933 La Grande OR 97850 us

Small Business


​​Live in Ontario? If so, fill out the Application for Utility Bill Forgiveness for the months of April, May, and June for businesses that closed or had their revenue reduced by more than 50%. 

The U.S. Small Business Administration is here to help you overcome the challenges created by this health crisis. They offer multiple funding options for those seeking relief.


Utility assistance

USDA is partnering with farmers, ranchers, specialty crop producers, food processors and distributors, and non-profit organizations to ensure that Americans have fresh and wholesome food.


U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program will fund solutions that help small business owners respond and adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, and also help to revitalize and strengthen older and historic downtown commercial districts. 

Training and Employment Consortium

The Training & Employment Consortium has dedicated $50,000 in funds to assist employers in training currently employed workers in an effort to keep businesses and workers competitive.

The HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program
Farmers to Families Food Box Program


PPE for Businesses