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Joplin Tomorrow
c/o Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce
320 East 4th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
417-624-4303 (Fax)
Loan Application

Joplin Business Recovery Fund
320 East 4th Street
Joplin MO 64801
How Funds are Utilized

SBA Disaster Loan
How to Apply

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is offering a discounted rate on all business products to all Joplin Business Owners that were directly affected by the May 2011 Tornado.

Diversified Resources
Free evaluation of your credit card processing and/or factoring relationship. Facebook & Website Support
A portion of any future fees will be given to Project JOMO*
*or charity of your choice

Free Business Promotion for Joplin Area Businesses
Free Business Listings and Links to Your Joplin Business Website and Facebook Pages on This Site and Others


American Disaster Business Relief
Contact Robyn at
6 hours of free consulting for affected businesses


Missouri State Business Portal

The SBA also has disaster assistance for Joplin businesses available at its Business Recovery Center at the Newman Innovation Center, 320 E. Fourth St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays; and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.
Loans Only no Direct Assistance

Joplin Chamber of Commerce
320 E. 4th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
(417) 624-4150

Joplin Tomorrow

State of Missouri Resource Center

Resource, Recovery & Rebuilding Center
Joplin Plaza
705 Illinois Joplin MO 64801
(SE corner of 7th & Ill. on south side of shopping center)
8am -6pm Weekdays

MSSU Small Business & Technology Development Center
Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center (Plaster Hall, formerly known as Matthews Hall)
Room 107
3950 Newman Road, Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: 417-625-3128
Fax: 417-625-9782

MSSU Small Business & Technology Development Center
Business Initiatives & Growth (BIG) Hub
407 S. Pensylvania, Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: 417-625-6680
Fax: 417-625-6682

Missouri Source Link
Linking Missouri's Small Business to the Right Resource at the Right Time
Hotline 866.870.6500

Better Business Bureau
430 S. Glenstone Ave Ste A
Springfield MO 65802 
(417) 862-4222 

(417) 869-5544 Fax


Small Business Administration

SBA Local Resources

Government Grants

Small Business Development Centers

Missouri Business Development Program

Government Grants

Patent Search (very cool)


Protect Your Business

Protect your business from disasters
View the "How-To" resources to learn how to prepare for various natural disasters.

Emergency Management Guide For Business & Industry
A step-by-step approach to emergency planning, response and recovery for companies of all sizes.

Business Recovery

Standard Checklist Criteria For Business Recovery
The intent of this "Checklist" is to provide a means of creating a "Business Recovery" manual for your business. Any size or type of business can use this checklist.

What to do if your business or farm was damaged

Flood Maps & Insurance

Flood maps
Obtain flood maps online, order flood insurance manual, get Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map databases and other flood hazard mapping information, products, and services.

Flood hazard mapping
Learn about how Map Modernization has streamlined the process to update flood maps throughout the country.  

Flood Insurance
Information for claims adjusters, lenders, insurance agents, real estate agents and more.

Contractors and Vendors

Information for Contractors and Vendors
Resources for businesses, contractors and vendors interested in doing business with DHS and FEMA.

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