Medium & Large Businesses

Michigan issues stay-at-home order amid coronavirus: Here’s what it means

Explanation of Gov. Whitmer’s Stay-At-Home order (courtesy of ClickOn Detroit)

Vital Funding for State’s Small Businesses Gains Michigan Strategic Fund Support

The Michigan Small Business Relief Program will provide up to $20 million in support for small businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19. The funding is divided between $10 million in small business grants and $10 million in small business loans to support businesses facing drastic reductions in cash flow and the continued support of their workforce. Funds for the program are expected to be available no later than April 1, 2020.

Michigan COVID-19 Business Response Center

Information from Business Leaders for Michigan

HUB International Coronavirus Resource Center

Information and resources from insurance broker HUB International

State of Michigan Coronavirus Info & Updates

Information and resources from the State of Michigan, including sections for Residents & Communities; Health Care Professionals; Childcare & School Admins; and Employers and Workers

Office of the Governor Executive Order No. 2020-10: Temporary expansions in unemployment eligibility and cost-sharing

Executive Order issued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer, declaring a state of emergency across Michigan and expanding unemployment benefits for those affected by COVID-19

Resources for Michigan Businesses During COVID-19

Information for Michigan businesses from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC)

Online matchmaking platform for suppliers, buyers providing critical response to COVID-19

The MEDC’s Pure Michigan Business Connect program is now offering a free, online procurement platform to assist suppliers of critical health and human services across a broad range of categories access critical supplies and products as they respond to the COVID-19 outbreak

SBA Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Information from the U.S. Small Business Administration for small business owners, including information on SBA low-interest COVID-19 loans


SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

U.S. Small Business Administration response to COVID-19, with a list of states eligible for SBA disaster loans


Coronavirus: An Employer Q&A from Barnes & Thornburg

Q&A on coronavirus for employers from law firm Barnes & Thornburg LLP


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center

Employee health & safety resources from Gibson, an insurance broker and risk management services firm