Small Business Owner’s Resources during COVID-19 Crisis
State and Local Resources for Small Businesses
Stand with Austin
The Stand With Austin Fund was established in partnership with the Entrepreneurs Foundation to receive charitable donations to support nonprofits assisting individuals and small businesses most negatively impacted by the cancellation of SXSW and least able to recover on their own.
Austin Relief Fund
The Austin Food & Wine Alliance has reported that the Southern Smoke Foundation has stepped in to administer a fund that directly benefits those in the Austin culinary community impacted by the cancellation of South by Southwest. To donate, select “Austin Relief Fund.” To apply for relief, fill out this application. Types of businesses in Austin that are covered: Quick service restaurants Fast casual restaurants Business casual restaurants Fine dining restaurants Coffee shops/cafeterias/deli counters Breweries Food or drink suppliers or delivery services Farms or ranches Bar or beverage providers Restaurant or bar equipment providers or delivery services Other (i.e., food truck operators)