Small Biz

Roseville Small Business Stabilization Program

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To help small businesses with the impacts of COVID-19, the City of Roseville is providing zero-interest loans from its $1 million Roseville Small Business Stabilization Program. 

Roseville Advantage Financing Program

Small businesses can apply for loans through American River Bank, First Northern Bank, Five Star Bank, and River City Bank. 

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Disaster Assistance Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Learn more and apply online

Paycheck Protection Program

Help keep workers on the payroll. The U.S. Small Business Administration will forgive loans if all employees are kept on the payroll for eight weeks and the money is used for payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or utilities.

Learn more and apply online

California Infrastructure Economic Development Bank Program

The state is putting $50 million toward a new “microlending” program through the California Infrastructure Economic Development Bank, or the IBank. The program is aimed at businesses that might not be eligible for Small Business Administration loans or the U.S. Treasury Department's new Paycheck Protection Program and those who might otherwise fall through the cracks.

Apply beginning Friday, April 3, 2020. 

Learn more and apply online

More Resources


Greater Sacramento Economic Council
Access a FREE resource to help your business get through this economic crisis. Get business intelligence and market research data in just a few clicks. Learn more.

Roseville Area Chamber of Commerce

If you need guidance on how to navigate the impacts of COVID-19, connect with the chamber

Small Business Development Center

Businesses are strongly encouraged to sign up for the Small Business Development Center’s free services online, or call the Sierra SBDC directly at (530) 582-5022 to be connected to a professional business advisor.  

SBDC's website is continuously updated with new resources and information. Live and recorded webinar series on available direct assistance for businesses is also available. Learn more. 

City of Roseville Jobs
Visit to apply for current opportunities. 


Executive Order to Help Small Business During Crisis
On March 30, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order that will provide tax, regulatory and licensing extensions for businesses. Learn more. 

Employment Development Department

For employers faced with the difficult decision of laying off employees, the usual waiting time under Employment Development Department regulations has been waived. Learn more

Benefits for Workers 
What employees are entitled to may be confusing. Understand what resources may be available. Learn more.

California Treasurer’s Office
The California Capital Access Program, or CalCAP, offers a small business loan program with special disaster assistance provisions.
Learn more. 

California IBank
The Small Business Loan Guarantee Program provides loans up to $1 million, and the JumpStart micro lending program provides loans up to $10,000 with accommodations for disasters. 
Learn more.

California Franchise Tax Board
Affected taxpayers have ​been granted an extension to file 2019 California tax returns and make certain payments until June 15, 2020. Learn more. 

California Restaurant Association
Find guidelines and resources specific to the restaurant industry affected by the coronavirus. Learn more. 

A new website has launched to match out-of-work Californians with critical jobs available. More jobs are being added on a regular basis. Learn more.


U.S. Chamber of Commerce
This online resource is updated daily with new resources to assist your business.
Learn more. 

Need an emergency small business loan? Download the guide. 

IRS Payroll Tax Credits
Small and midsize employers can claim two new refundable payroll tax credits to reimburse them, dollar-for-dollar, for the cost of providing employee leave related to the COVID-19 outbreak. Visit

Facebook Small Business Grants Program
Facebook is offering $100M in cash grants and ad credits for up to 30,000 eligible small businesses. Keep your workforce going strong, help with your rent costs, connect with more customers, and cover operational costs. Learn more.

PenFed Foundation Military Heroes Fund
The COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program was created to provide financial assistance to all Veterans, Active Duty, Reserves and National Guard who are experiencing a financial setback. Individuals and small business.
Learn more.