SBA Extended Disaster Loan Deadline

SBAThe SBA extended the deadline for Hurricane Sandy survivors to return applications for physical damage sustained as a result of the storm to March 29th, 2013; providing one-on-one assistance at the SBA Business Recovery Center located at the Community Church of the Nazarene, 1414 Central Avenue, Far Rockaway, NY 11691. The hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., until further notice. Individuals may also apply online for the disaster loan using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website.

Additional details on the locations of other Recovery Centers and the loan application process can be obtained by calling the SBA Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an e-mail to