The NEOEDD office in Enterprise remains closed until it is deemed safe to re-open. We are still working! Email us, or call and leave a voicemail.

Because information about COVID-19 and its effect on U.S. individuals and businesses is changing rapidly, NEOEDD offers these resource links, which are updated frequently.

  • Business Oregon resource page
  • SBA economic injury loans (up to $2M) for business and nonprofits information page (Please note that nonprofits, sole proprietors, and independent contractors are eligible, in addition to small businesses.) APR. 20 UPDATE--THIS PROGRAM IS OUT OF FUNDS. CONTACT YOUR LEGISLATORS TO REQUEST MORE FUNDING.
  • SBA Paycheck Protection Program loans information page. Contact your bank for an application. APR. 20 UPDATE--THIS PROGRAM IS OUT OF FUNDS. CONTACT YOUR LEGISLATORS TO REQUEST MORE FUNDING.
  • Travel Oregon's COVID-19 toolkit
  • Sen. Wyden's COVID-19 resource page
  • Sen. Merkley's COVID-19 resource page
  • Rep. Walden's resource page
  • Independent Sector's CARES Act links for nonprofits, individuals, and businesses
  • Free, one-on-one consultation for business owners is available from the Small Business Development Center. Baker and Wallowa counties are served via Blue Mt. Community College; Union County is served via Eastern Oregon University.

NEOEDD held a live webinar on Apr. 9; below are links pertaining to it:

Other opportunities:

  • Eastern OR Workforce Board has limited "layoff aversion" funds available; click here for more information.
  • Innovative Changes offers a $500 emergency personal loan; click here for more information.
  • If you would like to contest your business being closed due to COVID-19, contact the Small Business Advocacy team in the Secretary of State’s office.
  • Farmers' Guide to COVID-19 Relief here
  • Be on the lookout for fraud in the form of people mailing and phoning to ask for your personal or business banking information.
  • Información para dueños de negocios que enfrentan una emergencia:  oprima aqui

Covid 19 Resources