Call us at 715.298.0084 or email info@mcdevco.org.

MCDEVCO’s Disaster Funding for Small Businesses Located Throughout Marathon County.

$1000.00 Grants and Low Interest Loans 

Click below for more information and to apply.


Wausau CARES – Wausau Small Businesses

COVID-19 Grants and Forgivable Loans Available 

Click below for more information and to apply.


Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses looking for assistance?
Click below for a volunteer MCDEVCO Mentor to contact you.
This service is available at no-charge. 

Small Business Resources COVID-19
Here at MCDEVCO, we understand the impact that COVID -19 and all of the ever-changing regulations and guidelines coming from our President and Governor are having on local small businesses.

For all of Marathon County know that MCDEVCO is available to assist in any way we can. Know that there is a coordinated response between MCDEVCO, Marathon County, the Municipalities, and the Wausau Region Chamber to provide unified information and services where appropriate.

For our Loan Clients – know that MCDEVCO is here to assist you. Please call 715.298.0084 and have a conversation with us so we can inform you about our emergency protocol.

Important links for your small business

Here is your SBA Link: https://www.sba.gov/

WEDC (WI Economic Development Corporation) – RELIEF AND RECOVERY RESOURCES FOR YOUR BUSINESS

Reopen Guidelines

Other community resources for obtaining reliable current information on the COVID 19 are:

State of Wisconsin – https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/outbreaks/index.htm 

CDC – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

Marathon County Health Department – https://www.co.marathon.wi.us/Departments/HealthDepartment.aspx

and you can find the Marathon County Health Department on Facebook –

https://www.facebook.com/Marathon-County-Health-Department-926079317427500/?__tn__=%2Cd%2CP-R&eid=ARDRq90Yn2Vdybin2Pk7A7R8BB5GW8ZWlcgHKofdTQk1I7Le7e84F7LZjDTe3WgkS_lHFv99qsIXlrh5

Please contact MCDEVCO with any questions or concerns at 715.298.0084 or email vresech@mcdevco.org for more information.

Remember – wash your hands, do not touch your face, and 6 feet!