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Department of Labor

COVID-19 Resources and Information – This page has information on filing for unemployment insurance benefits and the short term compensation program. The Governor has issued an executive order to ease unemployment insurance eligibility requirements.

Nebraska Department of Economic Development

DED COVID-19 Information – DED contains a variety of information on difference resources available to businesses. You can contact our DED Field Staff member Ashley Rice-Gerlach at 308-655-0919 or ashley.gerlach@nebraska.gov.

Small Business Administration

COVID-19 Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources – SBA offers a variety of programs including the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program that can offer assistance to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.

Nebraska Business Development Center

NBDC Business Resiliency Resources – NBDC offers information on different programs to assist small businesses working through a disaster. You can contact our local NBDC Center Director Charlie McPherson at 308-340-0422 or cmcpherson@unomaha.edu.


Contact our office at 308-345-1200 or e-mail andy@mccookne.org.