Media Release

Important SBA Information

Wednesday, October 1, 2008 1:00 AM

4:30 p.m.


The information below is released on behalf of:


Jay MacKenna

Communications Specialist

U.S. Small Business Administration       

Office of Disaster Assistance

Field Operations Center East

101 Marietta Street, NW, Suite 700

Atlanta, Georgia 30303-2725

Telephone: (404) 331-0333   



Please see the linked fact sheet and press release below that were issued to the media recently as a reminder of the deadline of October 27, 2008 to submit a physical disaster loan application for damages sustained from Tropical Storm Fay that occurred August 18, 2008 and continuing through September 12, 2008.  







Thank you for helping us in our outreach efforts to insure the disaster victims are aware of the available assistance.




  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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