COVID-19 relief options and additional resources

Request a speaker from the SBA's Illinois District Office

SBA Illinois District Office staff members are available to speak at your public meeting or event on a wide variety of business topics, including start-up strategies, financing, government contracting opportunities, and more. Please email with the information requested below at least one month in advance of the event date, and a representative from the Illinois District Office will be in touch. Unfortunately, we may not be able to accommodate all requests.

  • Event host (person or organization)
  • Event title
  • Event date, time, and location
  • Topic and duration of requested remarks 
  • Detailed description of the audience
  • Name, phone, and email address of event contact
  • Any additional details