This loan will be packaged as an SBA 7(a) loan, and businesses can apply through qualified lenders including United Community Bank, a preferred lender for the SBA. SBA application fees will be waived. Due to the minimal program requirements, the approval and funding process will be streamlined, resulting in getting capital in the hands of businesses who need it most. If you are a current United Community Bank customer, please reach out to your banker. If you are not a United Community Bank customer, we encourage you to contact us to discuss options for your business.