COVID-19

Loan Approvals Could Mean Additional $600,000 to Help Lansing Region Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic LANSING, Mich. – With a focus on obtaining fast and critical relief for small businesses suffering economic hardship as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, the Lansing Economic Area Partnership...

LEAP to Review 208 Small Business Loan Applications LANSING, Mich. (Apr. 9, 2020) – Directly following an incredibly competitive process of reviewing nearly 2,000 applications from Lansing region small businesses seeking funding to help them get through the economic fallout from COVID-19, the Lansing Economic Area...

$600,000 Awarded to Help 60 Lansing Region Small Businesses Bridge the COVID-19 Crisis LANSING, Mich. (Apr. 7, 2020) – Following a transparent, rigorous and equitable application and review process involving representatives from LEAP, Capital Region Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Capital Area Michigan Works! (CAMW!) and...

Retail, Restaurant and Child Care Businesses Hit Hard According to LEAP’s COVID-19 Business Needs Survey Results LANSING, Mich. – As the COVID-19 crisis persists, the Lansing Economic Area Partnership has been collecting feedback from small businesses across the Lansing region. Preliminary results confirm retail, restaurant and child...

MedTech Group Meets to Proactively to Equip Regional and Statewide Medical Ecosystem LANSING, Mich. – With COVID-19 cases rapidly rising throughout the country, state and now the Lansing region, the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) took proactive steps to convene its MedTech advisory group Friday evening,...