SBA Disaster Assistance available for Baxter Springs & Quapaw residents

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters, and non-farm businesses of all sizes who suffered losses caused by the tornado that occurred on April 27, 2014. Types of loans available are:
Individuals and Families:
Homeowners: up to $200,000 to repair or replace real estate damage and up to $40,000 to replace personal property.
Renters: up to $40,000 to repair or replace personal property.
Property Damage: up to $2,000,000 to repair or replace real estate, machinery and equipment, inventory and other assets that were damaged or destroyed (available to businesses of any size and private, non-profit organizations).
Economic Injury: only for small businesses and most private non-profit organizations suffering adverse financial impacts of the disaster (with or without property loss), up to $2,000,000 for working capital to help pay obligations until normal operations resume.
SBA customer service representatives will be at the following locations to meet with each disaster victim. SBA will answer specific questions about how a disaster loan may help each victim recover from the disaster damage, and will provide one-on-one assistance in completing applications for these loans.

SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC)
Baxter Springs Chamber of Commerce
1004 Military Avenue
Baxter Springs, KS 66713
Mondays through Fridays, 10 am – 7 pm
Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm

SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC)
Robert Whitebird Cultural Center
905 Whitebird Street
Quapaw, OK 74363
Mondays, 8 am – 4 pm
Tuesdays through Thursdays, 10 am – 7 pm
Fridays, 8 am – 4 pm

For more information, contact SBA Disaster Assistance Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or


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