Posted Wednesday, April 8, 2020
In addition to traditional Small Business Administration (SBA) funding programs, the CARES Act established several new temporary programs to address the COVID-19 outbreak. Here is a list of the financial institutions in our area that are available to offer assistance with SBA loans and other products.
Bangor Savings Bank
Customers or non-customers call your local branch. We will send a referral to our SBA Lender, who will then reach out to the customer. Rockland 207-593-0308. Camden 207-236-0180
Bar Harbor Bank and Trust
Either go to your local branch or visit our website www.barharbor.bank and click on the link on the home page. It is being updated constantly.
Camden National Bank
Call 800-860-8821 and the extension for the specific person. Rockland/Thomaston: Chad Place, ext. 7229. Camden: Steve Matteo ext. 7224. Priority will be given to current CNB customers, but new customers can inquire and will be required to open a checking account.
Damariscotta Bank and Trust
The Bank is waiting to get approval to be a certified lender. If you are a current customer, leave a message and they will let you when the approval comes through. 800-639-8381.
First National Bank
Contact Nia Luck at 207-974-5001 ext.3177. She is responsible for SBA loans bankwide.
You must have a current business checking account, then go through the online banking services link on the website: www.key.com
Machias Savings Bank
Current customers, call your branch and ask for either the branch manager or your business banker. Rockland 207-594-0390. Non-Machias customers call 866-416-9302 and we will put you in touch with the appropriate customer service person.
Midcoast Federal CU
Not an SBA certified lender, but they offer other loan products. Call 207-594-7775 and ask for Ashley or Chelsea.
Rockland Savings Bank
Not offering SBA loans, but existing customers are encouraged to call their loan officer at 207-594-8465 for individual assistance.
In Rockland, contact Lisa Kelley, Small Business Manager, at 207-596-6641. In Camden, contact Rebecca Barrett at 207-236-8811.