Resources for Small Businesses, Spring 2020

Posted by adminj on 04/22/2020 8:35 am  

Federal Assistance Information


U.S. Small Business Administration Covid-19 Assistance

When contacting banks to apply for SBA loans, remember to verify that the bank is an SBA 7a lender.

Knoxville Chamber Business Survey   You do not have to be a Chamber member to take this survey.   Please share you needs so that our community may learn how to best assist local businesses.


East Tennessee Organizations Providing COVID-19 Resources


Knoxville Chamber COVID-19 Resources       

Tennessee Chamber of Commerce

Tennessee Small Business Development Centers

UT Center for Industrial Services COVID-19 Resource Dashboard

Learn How to Do Business with Diversity Business Expo Committee Agencies    


Blount County Purchasing, Doing Business with Blount County

[email protected]

City of Knoxville Purchasing, Doing Business with the City

[email protected]

Knox County Purchasing, Business Outreach Division

[email protected]

Knoxville Utilities Board, Doing Business with KUB

[email protected]

Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation

[email protected]

Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority, Business at TYS

[email protected]

The Public Building Authority of the County of Knox and the City of Knoxville, PBA Procurement

[email protected]

The University of Tennessee, Supplier Diversity Program

[email protected]

Video Resources


3/30/20 CARES Act and Small Businesses, UT Lecturer Haseeb Qureshi

4/5/13, Innovate, Belmont Associate Professor Sybril Bennett