Previous Loan Funds
2018 Merrimack Valley Small Business Emergency Loan Fund
Recognizing the impact of events that occurred on September 13, 2018, financial support was made available to small businesses in the Merrimack Valley, especially Lawrence, Andover and North Andover, to help them get back up and running.
Baker-Polito Administration Press Release - September 28, 2018
Loan Fund Recapitalization Press Release - October 24, 2018
2016 Drought Emergency Loan Fund
The summer of 2016 brought unprecedented drought conditions to Massachusetts. The financial support of this loan fund assisted farm-related businesses regain financial stability and recover from lost revenue due to the drought.
Baker-Polito Administration Press Release - September 7, 2016
Loan Fund Extension Press Release - January 11, 2017
2015 Snow Storm Emergency Loan Fund
The Snow Storm Loan Fund was created to help small businesses recover from one of the toughest winters Massachusetts had seen in decades.
Baker-Polito Administration Press Release - February 27, 2015