ELWOOD, Ind. —
Business loan applications can also be downloaded from the SBA website at www.sba.gov. Completed applications should be returned to a Disaster Loan Outreach Center or mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.
Individuals and businesses can call the SBA's Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for people with speech or hearing disabilities), Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Those suffering damage to personal or business property must return applications by July 9, 2013. The deadline to return economic injury applications - which includes, for example, payroll, working capital and other business financial commitments - is February 10, 2014.
The Indiana State Disaster Relief Fund was established in 2003 to provide assistance to individuals who may not be eligible for federal disaster assistance, but met the state’s criteria for disaster relief. Grants of up to $5,000 are available to eligible disaster victims. Fees from retail fireworks sales provide the funding for this program.