Small business

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Entrepreneur Collaborative Center and other resources available

COVID-19 and the many facets of preventing its spread are taking a toll on the economy, and the situation may get worse in the near-term for small businesses and workers.

Hillsborough County and its partners, as well as the State of Florida and the federal government have information and expertise to help navigate these uncharted waters.

Businesses in Hillsborough County can get the latest information and announcements on resources and assistance programs by subscribing to the County Entrepreneur Collaborative Center’s (ECC) e-newsletter. The ECC staff is available at (813) 204-9267 to answer business questions and help connect businesses to local resources.

Check out the resources available to both businesses and employees on our Business and Employment Help page.

Business & Employment Help

Get Connected. Stay Alert.
For more information on COVID-19, and any other potential emergency in the county visit and sign up for the HCFL Alert system. Additionally, you can follow Hillsborough County on social media at Facebook, Twitter, and Nextdoor for updates. For general County information, call (813) 272-5900, the County's main information line.