Agency / Department: Governor
Resource: Bridge Loan for Restaurants and Small Businesses.
Details: A short-term bridge loan program for restaurants and small businesses (up to 10 employees). This program was developed in partnership with the Local Initiative Support Corporation and the Rhode Island Hospitality Association. It’s funded by $1M from Commerce’s Small Business Loan Fund and $1M from Bank Newport. Businesses can apply starting Friday (4/3) through the LISC website. You can also call 521-HELP.