The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today the opening of an SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) at the Nisky Shopping Center, 8000 Nisky Center, Suite 720, St. Thomas, on Tuesday, March 20.  SBA staff remains in St. Thomas to assist survivors impacted by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. 

SBA representatives at the Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) can provide information about disaster loans, answer questions and assist in completing the SBA application.  The Center is located as indicated below and will operate until further notice:

St. Thomas

Nisky Shopping Center

8000 Nisky Center, Suite 720

St. Thomas, VI 00802

Opening:    Tuesday, March 20 at 8 a.m.

Days:          Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed:       Saturday and Sunday                                                                                                           

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at

Additional details on the locations of Disaster Recovery Centers and the loan application process can be obtained by calling the SBA Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard of hearing) or by sending an email to  Loan applications can also be downloaded at Completed applications should be returned to the center or mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

The deadline to return economic injury applications for Hurricane Irma is June 7, 2018 and Hurricane Maria is June 20, 2018.