SBA Officials Explain Application Process

Apr 8, 2020

Cincinnati Edition speaks with Everett M Woodel, Jr., a district director for the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Columbus District Office and Jerome Jones, a lender relations specialist with the SBA, who explains the process of how small businesses can apply for a loan programs and financial assistance. 



SBA officials recommend visiting their website at for additional information and guidance on the Economic Injury Disaster Loan, the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Advance and the Paycheck Protection Program.  


In addition, for individuals interested in applying for employment, the SBA is currently hiring temporary employees and the link to apply is :


Additional links for the SBA include: and for information on all federal programs, visit or (en Español).