If your business has been negatively affected by the current COVID-19 Public Health Emergency — the SBA is deploying funds. The ESBA can help you apply and walk you through the process. Please register your business on the Business Registration Pageand select to Apply for the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan. The deadline to apply is Dec. 21, 2020. For Information on COVID-19, visit theCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website. 

​Our Mission
To serve the arts and entertainment small business community by providing business assistance through mentoring, educational events, networking and job opportunities while promoting their growth and success.

About Us
The Entertainment Small Business Alliance is an award winning 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established to provide free business assistance and membership to both prospective entrepreneurs and existing small business owners in over 900 different categories in the Arts and Entertainment Industry. We are here to help address many of the essential techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business as well as assisting in the preparation of applications for financing. The platform for small businesses to conduct business both domestically and globally is ever changing. This program aims to serve the needs of the arts/entertainment industry by creating jobs, starting and developing businesses, strengthening the arts/entertainment small business ability to compete and recognizing the value of Intellectual Property and Research & Development as business assets.

Serving Arts and Entertainment Businesses in:

  • Applied Design 
  • Broadcasting 
  • Data Processing, Hosting and related Services 
  • Distribution, Retail and Archives 
  • Entertainment/Artist Services 
  • Entertainment Venues 
  • Filmed Entertainment 
  • Licensing 
  • Manufacturing 
  • Media Arts 
  • Music 
  • Performing Arts 
  • Publishing and Non Publishing 
  • Video Games 
  • Visual Arts

To submit a mentoring request and/or apply for the SBA Community Advantage Loan for the Arts and Entertainment Industry, click HERE or Contact Us HERE