gener8tor platform offers free webinar series to help Indiana small businesses during health crisis

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WEHT) — gener8tor, in partnership with the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, is offering a new initiative to help Indiana small businesses affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Under the Emergency Response Program, small businesses and entrepreneurs have access to a free, week-long webinar series designed to identify and leverage resources to weather the coronavirus crisis.

As part of the program, participants will be provided with daily webinars with experts in the following areas:

  • The step-by-step process of applying for SBA-eligible programs
  • Civic, philanthropic and state of emergency relief resources
  • Employment law experts to help navigate changes required by new laws
  • Federal Emergency Relief programs
  • Mental health and wellness resources for small business owners

gener8tor will also host dedicated daily office hours for small businesses to digitally meet with business advisors.

Interested businesses may click here to register.

The registration deadline is Wednesday, March 25, and the program will take place the following week (March 30 – April 3).

All Indiana businesses are invited to participate.

“As a state, we’re focused on providing the support Hoosier small businesses and entrepreneurs need to overcome the economic stress caused by the COVID-19 outbreak,” said David Roberts, chief innovation officer of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. “Under this new initiative, we’ll connect small businesses to free resources offered here in Indiana, as well as gener8tor’s comprehensive network of mentors, helping them identify and address many of the concerns they are facing during these unprecedented times.”

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(This story was originally published on March 23, 2020)

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