Other Resources

Council of Development Finance Agencies
Opportunity Finance Network
CDFIs: The Ultimate Guide to Community Development Financial Institutions

General Small Businesses


Here are some resources from the sector on how nonprofits and funders are tackling COVID-19 from the Non Profit Finance Fund:

Bank Activity Resources

Many banks are eligible SBA lenders for the program mentioned including Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and the $10k Advance for small businesses and private, non-profit organizations, Express Bridge
Loan Pilot for small businesses, SBA CARES ACT Paycheck Protection Program (P3) Forbes has a running List Of Banks Offering Relief To Customers Affected By Coronavirus (COVID-19)
ABA published America’s Banks Are Here to Help: The Industry Responds to the Coronavirus

National Housing Organizations

National Community Reinvestment Coalition COVID-19 Resources
Philanthropic Response (This group does not specify West Virginia resources but does provide national resources and some in neighboring states that may cross into the region).
Southeastern Council of Foundations COVID_19 Philanthropic Response

Opportunity Zones Articles

Opinion: Opportunity Zones Could Worsen Blight
The Post and Courier | May. 31 | Opportunity Zones
Opportunity Zones May Unlock Rural Economic Potential
Index-Journal | Apr. 10 | Opportunity Zones