COVID-19 Updates

This page is solely dedicated to listing
pertinent information related to Birmingham
Business executives and leaders in the
COVID-19 market.

Page updated as of 3:55 PM Tuesday, April 21th 

Every Monday starting March 16th we will
dedicate our 30 minutes 10AM and 10:30AM
Podcast Conference Calls to business topics
related to COVID-19 and optimizing success
given the current market conditions.

Join our call every Monday at
or dial-in number 205-582-7042, no PIN required


U R G E N T   N E W S:
Dale Wallace of Movement Birmingham stated
on our weekly 10AM ULECx Monday Podcast on
March 30th we have ‘great demands for expanded services at
a time when donations and outside incomes are
falling almost to nothing’ for many food and shelter ministries

ULECx releases the COVID-19 Small Business Lender
Paycheck Protection Program Application Package
easy access to the Paycheck Protection Program Application Form
for borrowers and related instructions



According to Founders Advisors, daily cases of
COVID-19 are slowing down in China, South Korea,
and Italy.  This data is very encouraging, and hopefully a
sign of what is soon to come in the US.


ULECx COVID-19 Related Podcast Calls to date: 
03-16-20 10:30AM Monday Podcast Call:
COVID-19 Prayer Survey results

03-16-20 10AM Monday Podcast Call featuring
BHM Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

3-23-20 10AM Monday Podcast Call
Grace Klein Community Food Shortage Petition

03-23-20 10:30AM Monday Podcast Call COVID-19
Update Victor Brown Birmingham Business Alliance

03-24-20 Victor Brown Details COVID-19 Resources Available

03-30-20 CARES Act COVID-19 SBA Loans forgiven as Grants

04-06-20 Monday Podcast Call Retail Outlook and Federal Relief is limited

04-13-20 Monday Podcast Call – Federal Deficit and Debt Impact on Business

04-20-20 Monday Podcast Call COVID-19 Wise Counsel


General COVID-19 Resources for BHM Business Leaders
Birmingham Business Alliance COVID-19
Resources for Businesses
is the most comprehensive
listing of business-related resources and intelligence for
business leaders including the Greater Birmingham Small
Business Development Center – Birmingham SBDC

According to our friend Roderick D. Perkinsr Lead Lender Relations
and Economic Development of the SBA, the State of Alabama has
been approved for Disaster Assistance from
the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Up to 30-year terms as much as $2,000,000 at 3.75% interest,
Submit an application here:

Birmingham Business Journal article on Applications now open
for Birmingham Strong small business loan fund
$10,000 to $25,000 with zero-interest for 180 days


Archived News and Resources 
City of Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin host
COVID-19 Tele-Town Hall w/ Small Business Owners | March 19, 2020