COLUMBIA - Hawthorn Bank as well as other banks in the areas are assisting small businesses with applying for loans.
Todd Hoien, the Market President for Hawthorn Bank said he has seen a great response from his customers.
"It's a great program," Hoien said. "It's getting money in the hands of small business owners who need it now."
Hoien said the application through the PP E or Payment Protection Program is simple.
"I'd send you a link to the application and then in that email I'd include general information about the program," Hoien said. "After, we assess what the best program fits the need."