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SME Support - North America

Recognizing the substantial toll that COVID-19 has placed on SMEs, local, national and international actors from the public and private sectors have rallied to provide financial and in-kind resources.

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Canadian Chamber of Commerce - Canadian Business Resilience Network


The Canadian Chamber of Commerce created a network of over 450 chambers of commerce and boards of trade, and over 100 leading business and industry associations to help the business community prepare and prosper during the COVID-19 pandemic.

United States

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce compiled a list of resources to help companies stay afloat; mobilize the business community to combat the pandemic; and help companies prepare for a successful reopening of the economy.

The Small Business Relief Initiative and Fund

United States

Powered by GoFundMe in partnership with Yelp, Intuit QuickBooks, GoDaddy and, the Small Business Relief Initiative offers up to $500 in grants for businesses that raise $500 in funding through the GoFundMe platform.