Along with our partners and funding Cook County received from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), we developed the Equitable Recovery Initiative to assist residents and businesses recover in Cook County. Specifically, these initiatiatives will focus on the following areas: housing, critical social services, small businesses, workforce and manufacturing.  [add more content]

Last Updated: 8/7/2020

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  • Apply for the Equitable Housing Rental Assistance Program (add link)
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  • Get Cook County alerts directly by texting 'AlertCook' to 888-777
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Applications for the Rapid Recovery: Community Recovery Fund are now closed. [Revise Text] Our loan partners are processing applications and will provide updates to all applicants in the coming weeks.  If you have other questions about the fund, please submit them here.

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