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El Paso District Office
211 N. Florence Street 2nd Floor, Suite 201
El Paso, TX 79901
United States
Phone: 915-834-4600
Fax: 915-834-4689
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
SBA Extends Disaster Loan Outreach Operation Center to August 30th

Advisory Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Release Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Release Number: 13-704, WI 13729/13730
Related State:
Contact: Michael Lampton Phone: (404) 331-0333


ATLANTA –– The U. S. Small Business Administration announced today that due to the level of activity the Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) in Appleton, WI will remain open until Friday, Aug. 30.  The Center provides one-on-one assistance to homeowners, renters and business of all sizes seeking disaster assistance for losses caused by severe storms and tornadoes on Aug. 6-7, 2013.  

The Center is open as indicated below:

Outagamie County
Grand Chute Fire Station
2250 West Grand Chute Boulevard
Appleton, Wisconsin  54913

Hours:             Thursday, Aug. 29 – Friday, Aug. 30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Closing:           Friday, Aug. 30 at close of business

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at

Individuals and businesses unable to visit the center may also obtain information and loan applications by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 (1-800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing), or by emailing Loan applications can also be downloaded at Completed applications should be returned to the center or mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is October 21, 2013.  The deadline to return economic injury applications is May 21, 2014.

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For more information about the SBA’s Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at

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