Local First Arizona
Local First Arizona is a non-profit organization that provides resources to locally owned businesses while encouraging a culture of locally-oriented shopping and commerce.
This page lists emergency funding sources as well as free weekly webinars providing expert advice on navigating businesses through the pandemic.
Resources for Individuals: Restaurant Employee Relief Fund
The Restaurant Employee Relief Fund provides grants to restaurant industry employees who have been adversely impacted by COVID-19, financially, whether through a decrease in wages or loss of employment.
Apply for a grant starting Thursday, April 2, 2020
Each approved grant is $500, one per person only
See Eligibility Requirements here
Arizona Commerce Authority
The Arizona Commerce Authority has gathered resources to support businesses and employees as they help combat the spread of COVID-19. This site will be updated regularly as new information becomes available.
Includes resources for workforces, financial support, ways to help your community, access to utilities and services, information on access to food and supplies, and information for renters and homeowners.