The U.S. Small Business Administration declared the primary county of Riverside and the contiguous counties of Imperial, Orange, San Bernardino, and San Diego a disaster area. This declaration is a result of damages caused by the Sandalwood Fire that occurred 10/10/2019 to 10/14/2019.
The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OS) is providing the enclosed information regarding this declaration. Please inform interested individuals, businesses and city officials within your county of this declaration and information.
Assistance made available by declaration: SBA Physical and Economic Injury Disaster Loans
Who may apply:
- Homeowners, renters, businesses of any size and non-profit organizations whose property was damaged or destroyed by the disaster, and
- Small businesses and some private non-profit organizations that suffered economic injury as a result of the disaster
How to apply: Contact SBA at 1-800-659-2955, or visit SBA’s website at: www.sba.gov/disaster
, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
. Hearing impaired individuals may call 1-800-877-8339.
Application deadline for property damage: 12/24/2019
Application deadline for business economic injury: 07/27/2020
SBA Disaster Office
Norton Younglove Multipurpose
908 Park Avenue
Calimesa, CA 92320
Date(s) of Operation:
10/29/2019 to 11/15/2019
Closed Veterans Day, November 11, 2019
Hours of Operation: Mondays – Fridays, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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