SBA Business Recovery Center closes Dec. 1

The SBA Business Recovery Center in Escambia Counties closes permanently at 8 pm tomorrow (Tues., Dec. 1).

Dec. 1 is also the deadline to apply for assistance from both FEMA and SBA for physical damages due to Hurricane Sally. Small businesses and eligible non-profits still have until July 2, 2021 to apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loans for their economic losses.

In accordance with precautions for COVID-19, the SBA established protocols to help protect the health and safety of the public. Visitors to the BRCs are encouraged to wear a face mask. The Centers are located as indicated below:

Escambia County Business Recovery Center
East Pensacola Heights Clubhouse
3208 East Gonzalez St.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Closed: Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 8 p.m

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via the SBA’s secure website at

Additional details on the Centers, requests for loan applications and information on 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