The Georgia Division of Public Well being reported three extra coronavirus-related deaths and 521 new circumstances throughout the state in its Saturday night replace. The loss of life toll in Georgia stands at 907 and 23,216 confirmed circumstances.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms introduced that Goldman Sachs has dedicated $10 million as a part of its 10,000 Small Companies Initiative to loans for small companies in Atlanta, in a partnership with Lendistry, a Neighborhood Improvement Monetary Establishment (CDFI) and SBA-authorized PPP lender. These loans – made via the U.S. Small Enterprise Administration’s (SBA) Paycheck Safety Program (PPP) – are an choice for small companies and non-profits which were unable to submit a PPP software via one other lending establishment. Lendistry will provide these loans on to small enterprise homeowners in Atlanta, who can be eligible for these loans to be partially or wholly forgiven in the event that they preserve or rehire their workforce. The loans can be utilized for payroll, curiosity on mortgages, lease, and utilities. To use, candidates can instantly go to the web software portal by visiting www.mylendistry.com.
The Metropolis of Atlanta Senior Meals Help Program to help senior residents who’re experiencing meals scarcity attributable to COVID-19 is now open to eligible individuals. Seniors should meet the next necessities:
• Reside within the metropolis of Atlanta;
• Age 60 or older;
• Low earnings (family earnings at or under 80% of the AMI);
• Not taking part in some other senior meals help program and meet one of many following standards:
• Unable to go away residence;
• Unable to organize meals for themselves; or
• Unable to acquire or make the most of industrial residence supply companies.
Seniors who reside within the metropolis of Atlanta and are struggling to obtain entry to meals throughout this time could apply to be part of this program by finishing a web based survey. Residents might also contact ATL311 for info and help with finishing the survey, by dialing 311 throughout the metropolis limits or (404) 546-0311. For extra info on the Senior Meals Help Program and to entry the survey, go to https://atlstrong.org/seniors-support/