SBA disaster assistance available for Wilkinson, nearby counties

Flooding in Crosby, MS (Courtesy Keithen Bateaste)
Flooding in Crosby, MS (Courtesy Keithen Bateaste)

WILKINSON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — Small Business Association has disaster assistance loans available for Wilkinson County residents and those in nearby counties.

Gov. Phil Bryant’s request for disaster assistance in Wilkinson County was approved by SBA.

The declaration covers Wilkinson County as the primary and the adjacent counties of Adams, Amite and Franklin.

The SBA will open a Disaster Loan Outreach Center in Wilkinson County  at Crosby Baptist Church, 101 Church St. in Crosby.

The center will open Wednesday, Oct 12 at 10 a.m.

Continuing Operation Hours:

Weekdays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The center will close Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 3 p.m.

Applicants can apply at the Disaster Loan Outreach Center online or by calling 1-800-659-2955 (1-800-877-8339 for the deaf or hard-of-hearing) or by emailing Loan applications can also be downloaded from the SBA’s website.


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