The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) delivers additional financial assistance to a national network of MBDA Business Centers and Specialty Centers. The funding provides resources for education, training, and advising small and minority business enterprises in their recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 crisis.
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) provides economic development assistance programs to help communities prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.
The International Trade Administration (ITA) offers the Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP). Non-profit groups compete for MDCP awards by proposing innovative projects that address trade barriers, enhance industry competitiveness, and generate exports that create or sustain U.S. jobs.