Get Help for Your Business

Learn about business support programs, resources, and services for your business!

COVID Business Support Grants and Loans

If you are a small business owner in New York City, you may qualify for employee retention grants and zero-interest loans.

Through the Department of Small Business Services (SBS), the City of New York has released a grant to help cover up to $27,000 in payroll expenses for businesses with 1-4 employees and can demonstrate a loss of revenue over a two month period. Visit this page for more information and to apply.

SBS will also be releasing a zero-interest loan program for businesses with up to 99 employees. This program will be opening up soon. In the meantime, you can fill out this form to receive more information about the program.



Free Legal Assistance

WHEDco is working with  Volunteers of Legal Service to provide free 1-on-1 advice remotely via phone or video conferencing to Bronx businesses. Common areas VOLS can help with are:

To set up an appointment, you can contact me at 347-906-2335 or email us at econdev(at)



One-on-One Marketing Support

Get a one-on-one consultation online to learn how to use free online tools to promote your business. We can help you:

  • Set up a basic website
  • Get listed on popular business directories
  • Show up on Google Maps and search results
  • Review your existing marketing materials and website to make them better

Call/text us at 347-906-2335 for more information. Schedule an appointment at our offices 50 East 168th Street, Bronx, New York 10452. We can also come to your business in zip codes 10452, 10453, or 10459.



For resources for retail businesses:

South Bronx Business Resources Guide

Guía de Recursos para Pequeños Negocios