Frequently Asked Questions


Veteran-owned small business employ more than 5 million people in the U.S. with an annual payroll of $195 billion dollars and sales reveneues of $1.14 trillion dollars!

General Loans & Grants

Is there funding available for my business?

You can gain access to capital at any stage of business through various  SBA-backed loan programs.

  • 7(a) Loan Program — Small business loans up to $5 million for facilities, equipment, inventory, and working capital.
  • 504 Certified Development Company Loan Program — Long-term loans up to $5 million for real estate and large equipment.
  • Community Advantage Loan Program — Loans up to $250,000 for business personal property and working capital.
  • Microloan Program — Loans up to $50,000 for working capital.
  • Military Reservist Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program — Loans up to $2 million for working capital if a National Guard or Reserve small business owner or essential employee is called up to active duty.

Have a different question?

Please contact NorCal VBOC with any questions.