Deadline Is Tuesday To Apply For FEMA, SBA Assistance For Uninsured Sally Damages

November 27, 2020

Just over a week remains to apply for federal Hurricane Sally assistance from FEMA and SBA.

The FEMA application deadline for Escambia County residents with uninjured losses is Tuesday, December 1.

Survivors can register with FEMA:

  • By visiting
  • Downloading the FEMA App for smartphones
  • Calling 800-621-3362 (800-462-7585 TTY). Multilingual operators are available.

December 1 also is the deadline for homeowners and renters, businesses of all sizes, and nonprofit organizations to apply to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for low-interest disaster loans for physical property damage. The deadline for working capital applications for small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations is July 2, 2021.

For additional information about SBA disaster loans, the loan application process, or for help completing the SBA application, visit SBA’s secure website at Applicants may also call SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 or email to make an appointment for assistance over the phone. Individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing may call 800-877-8339.

For in-person assistance with an SBA disaster loan, visit the Business Recovery Centers, open 7 days a week, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., at East Pensacola Heights Clubhouse, 3208 E. Gonzalez Street, Pensacola.


52 Responses to “Deadline Is Tuesday To Apply For FEMA, SBA Assistance For Uninsured Sally Damages”

  1. Roxie Christian on December 2nd, 2020 12:16 am

    Please help, debts. I lost my business,Covid-19. I need help,application, debt relief, grants, & to restart my business.

    so I can restart my business

  2. Tiffany minhtrang vu on December 1st, 2020 5:35 am

    I have small business ,only my husband and I work to gether
    . because covid-19 …I need a grand for payment bills rents and others .please help me , if i don’ t have a grand ,may be closer my business ….thank you for your help a lot.❤️❤️

  3. ensley boy on November 30th, 2020 2:08 pm

    This reminds me how fast FEMA responded to the folks in New Orleans after Katrina.. ( sic )

  4. Sharon Houston on November 30th, 2020 3:02 am

    I need help paying bills please help

  5. Carl m Johnson on November 29th, 2020 11:09 pm

    My family and IDesperately need financial assistance for bills in Texas
    Because of covid 19 we had to close down our catering busines.
    We need financial assistance for our business property, such as roof
    Repairs, and much other things needed. Many of our helpers are in need of
    Assistance. And church family. How do we apply.

  6. Patty Allen on November 29th, 2020 10:35 pm

    I am struggling and it seems impossible to get on my feet
    I am disabled trying diligently to better myself. I had to shut my
    travel business down and I am no longer driving for lyft
    and instacart. I tried working as a independent property and
    casualty adjuster this year and didn’t get much work. Alabama has
    stop giving me my unemployment and my bills are behind. I just
    don’t know how I am going to survive with this pandemic
    situation it is scary.

  7. Maria Miguel on November 29th, 2020 10:31 pm

    I need help

  8. Tisha R Adams on November 29th, 2020 10:23 pm

    Yes my name is Tisha Adams me and my boy friend is really try hard to get our business off the ground and trying to fix our house after zeta my boy friend is a heart patience and our house is full of mold and the roof is falling in we would sure apprentice every kind of help we can get he is on disbilty and I can’t work rite now cause of cov 19 and it getting kinda hard to making it

  9. Christonya Jones on November 29th, 2020 5:48 pm

    I been looking for help since the pandemic starting

  10. Cynthia thornton on November 29th, 2020 5:20 pm

    I lost my house my business and now I am homeless and I live in a tent

  11. Liza Collins on November 29th, 2020 3:00 pm

    I really do need the behind and rent and others bills do to covid now Im struggling try to catch -up.

  12. Debra on November 29th, 2020 1:58 pm

    I am a mother of 5 I can no longer work due to the kids having no school I have to stay home and make sure my kids is getting a education so it’s hard for me to go to get what they need to do to cover 19 I had a job but I had to leave to stay at home and help my children..And I need help

  13. Titus mcnack on November 29th, 2020 1:36 pm

    Need help

  14. Titus mcnack on November 29th, 2020 1:35 pm

    My family and I really need help

  15. Titus mcnack on November 29th, 2020 1:33 pm

    I’m having trouble paying my bills and my business is going under.. my food truck has blew up and I need help really bad…. Covic 19 has put my spouse out of work and we have three kids who’s Christmas might not happen.

  16. carol barnes on November 29th, 2020 12:18 pm

    When will you get in touch with me about the FEMA that the Government said the one’s that were affected are entitled to receive the money.

  17. leser Banks on November 29th, 2020 12:09 pm

    I started a business in Feb and came to a complete stop die to that corona. My job was vandalized by protestors. Have no idea when I go back to work. I can’t apply am waiting for an ID because I was a crime victim I have proof my whole wallet was stolen..can I still apply and send my ID after . Waiting on an opt with DMV..I really need the help to continue with my store . Please what can I do

  18. Lateef Lewis on November 29th, 2020 10:32 am

    I’m in a hard time can you please just help me get myself back on track I need these funds to help support my family and my carwash this virus is stopping us from working please help me the best way possible

  19. Linda Walker on November 29th, 2020 9:16 am

    Need a place to live.

  20. dannile h on November 29th, 2020 8:35 am

    iam a nurse(RN)was working whenever i ended up in the hospital for almost 3 weeks with covid.I have 2 kids a 6 year old and a 1 year old my son6yro is vitual school and you have to have internet. i cant work in the condition im in right now. ive used all my savings paying bills for my children to have a home.and now idk what we are going to do.I have no family. my sba is my only hope or a grant.

  21. Wanda Curry on November 29th, 2020 3:53 am

    I have a cleaning business that need equipment equipment, suit and van.

  22. tom lynch on November 29th, 2020 3:28 am

    I’m hurtin bad my work truck. Blew up about 7 wks ago an km goin under bad I’ve gad to lay all my guys off because short on work because no way around an last job the owner shorted me 1600 an Im done but no help from Gov my indian business must not be want they wantes to help because I told truth

  23. Chasity M Brunetti on November 28th, 2020 11:29 pm

    Me and my 3 children lost my father and now our home due to foreclosure from bank . Caused by covid-19 pandemic now my vehicals stopped working we are I. Very great need of assistance. We have nothing,or no one .boone will accept my applications.

  24. Christopher Hill on November 28th, 2020 11:25 pm

    I would like to apply for a grant to help me start my landscape construction and design buisness .I just graduated vocational college and earns my degree for this plus I am an ex felon trying to do something with my life .

  25. amanda dukes on November 28th, 2020 10:02 pm

    I submitted a claim for hurricane laura and delta and I was denied. I have water damage in my home and loss of clothes and shoes my roof still leaks and I have no help nor income what I’m supposed to do now for repairs of my home

  26. Shannon Haywood on November 28th, 2020 9:54 pm

    I will love to receive as much help as possible!

  27. William Hall on November 28th, 2020 9:41 pm

    I had started my own business and was doing pretty good until the covid-19 came and now I have been evicted from my house and I have been staying with a friend friend I need some help with my bills and maybe a Grant to help me with my yard cleaning business if you have any kind of help I would appreciate it thank you.

  28. Nesly Duvras on November 28th, 2020 7:15 pm

    Good evening
    What to i need to do to get funds to start a buy houses and repair them for sell or rental any suggestions or guidelines would help me quite bit i have research and find alot of houses but no funds to buy them i already have poeple to do the repair that needed but the fund part is the issue for me right now so i really would like some help or advices on how the moved forward.
    Thanks for your time in advanced.
    Have a great weekend Team.

  29. Janice Richard on November 28th, 2020 6:17 pm

    I help fixing my house

  30. Marcus Daniels on November 28th, 2020 12:50 pm

    Plz help I’m working bt it’s not enough to pay rent, lights and gas and my car note.

  31. phyllis Ann Seaton on November 28th, 2020 11:33 am

    How can my business apply for this grant.

  32. Peggy Smith on November 28th, 2020 11:32 am

    How do I apply for SBA Loans and what are the requirements?
    Thanks for any help

  33. Dianne m Navy on November 28th, 2020 11:18 am

    I need some help from Delta I’m disabled and need help

  34. Sharon Lane on November 28th, 2020 11:09 am

    Am seeking a grant to help me support my online accessories business to start an online T-shirt and Accessories business. Due to my health issues. I am seeking full employment,after my part time enumerator position with the federal. Am seeking to work more at home,and not expose myself to COVID19 (because of my breathing challenges with asthma,and etc.) What is my best options of a grant. Am trying to come out the system,and help my be more productive in society to work on becoming self employed in these trying times.

  35. curtis O Johnson on November 28th, 2020 10:39 am

    I’m in desperate need of funds an equipment I’m not workin do to my health an this virus that’s out there makes it’s hard an diffcult for me to supply for my family I need some help for applying for grants to get back up on my feet

  36. DEQUANDRIA WILKINS on November 28th, 2020 10:06 am

    I need help im in need to buy things for my business due to covid 19 i also experience alot of loses

  37. Madeline Pagan on November 28th, 2020 10:01 am

    Iam writing because is very hard what iam going though I just ask for help because i live alone i started working but the money iam get is not enough to pay my rent I pay 1049 .22 can you think you could help me
    Thankyou Madeline Pagan

  38. Olivia Estrada on November 28th, 2020 9:31 am

    How do I appreciate

  39. Ruby Williams on November 28th, 2020 9:05 am

    Im in desperate need of equipment and funds to grow my business, but I’m not working due to the virus and now its extra hard to grow my business wen im not making much income to support my household and my business.. I really need help in applying for the right grant for my start up business

  40. Holly Dees on November 28th, 2020 8:53 am

    I’m 7 months pregnant . Scared of covid19 . I lost custody of my son that 6 years of age. I lost my job and home I lost. My patently that as custody hasn’t let me see him for Holidays nor birthday. I’m paying support for child and I’m financial struggling. I’m devastated with all this going . I’m stressed to max due too can’t get on my feet at all. The social service will not help due to the 108.00 week I get in unemployment and that’s not enough to rent weekly anywhere PLUS food dont have.

  41. Charisse Strode on November 28th, 2020 8:19 am

    I need a grant I can’t keep up my nonprofit organization and household responsibility as well I need equipment and I need for purchases to keep my nonprofit organization running

  42. Jimmy Rice on November 28th, 2020 7:52 am

    Disabled vet requesting a SBA loan

  43. Ray Amest on November 28th, 2020 7:49 am

    I’m applying for Rental assistance and help paying my Truck note I am self-employed contractor I was laid off in March so to the Cov-19 pandemic I really need help about to get evicted from my apartment if so I pray that y’all would be a help to me Thanks God bless

  44. Trent J. Stutes on November 28th, 2020 6:51 am

    Hell is here I mean we still didn’t get the help we need for hurricane delta and I will bring it to the next level and hurricane Laura is going on the road of nowhere to be found at delta air lines in the air like this is a joke that big brother crappie rich and I have to be supportive of the country and pay taxes on my own life and sweat and blood and I have no idea what to expect from the people running the country

  45. Tiwanda Mason on November 28th, 2020 6:08 am

    Covid19 Benefits.We the people need answers.This isn’t fair

  46. Tiwanda Mason on November 28th, 2020 6:07 am

    I don’t understand.How.can something end,During these times.Covid19 has given the people finacial defecult.Why should this be ineffect

  47. Sheldon Montgomery on November 28th, 2020 5:59 am

    Because of the coronavirus is hurting my business and me personally right now I just need some assistance

  48. Garnaweh Nyorkor on November 28th, 2020 5:11 am

    I started my own small business but it didn’t go well with me because of Convid-19. My business isn’t operating right now due to the Convid-19, so I really need assistance to reopen my business. If I could get some assistance, that will be very much appreciated. My business really needs some assistance to stand on its own.

  49. Bonita Worsham on November 28th, 2020 3:02 am

    I’m in need

  50. lasondra moore on November 28th, 2020 1:53 am


  51. a Roton on November 28th, 2020 12:30 am

    how do i apply for a sba loan?

  52. Viggens Guerrier on November 27th, 2020 11:53 pm

    Im in desperate need of equipment and funds to grow my business, but I’m not working due to the virus and now its extra hard to grow my business wen im not making much income to support my household and my business.. I really need help in applying for the right grant for my start up business

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