Business Assistance Programs

Reinvest DuPage

DuPage County in partnership with Choose DuPage announced Reinvest DuPage on May 12, 2020. Reinvest DuPage is a grant relief program for small businesses and independent contractors impacted by COVID-19. The program provides grants up to $15,000 for DuPage County-based businesses with fewer than 15 full-time employees and less than $1.5 million in annual revenues.

Choose DuPage is hosting a webinar at 11 a.m. on May 15 to discuss the program with DuPage Businesses. 

Register for the Webinar

Grant Application Details

City Waiving Water and Sewer Late Fees

Warrenville businesses may be facing financial challenges due to COVID-19 related closures or reduction of operations. Therefore, the City of Warrenville will temporarily suspend shutoffs and waive new late fees on water and sewer service accounts for non-payment through June 30, 2020. This will be done automatically for all water and sewer customer accounts, beginning with the March 10, 2020 invoice. For questions, please call 630-393-5753.

Business Assistance Programs

Under the Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan program, low-interest loans of up to $2 million may be obtained by qualified applicants from small businesses and private non-profits affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

For more information, please visit the DCEO web site. The site also includes information on future webinars to explain the loan process.  If you need immediate assistance, please visit the U.S. Small Business Administration or contact them by e-mail.  

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program Information

COVID-19 Emergency Resources for Businesses

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity has created a resource document, which provides information regarding assistance opportunities for small, midsize and large businesses.

View COVID-19 Emergency Resources for Businesses