UTSA center aids area small businesses May 06, 2020 - 05:00 Posted in: News The University of Texas at San Antonio Institute for Economic Development has launched the Small Business Development Center COVID-19 Business Recovery Accelerator, or SBDC COBRA, to help small businesses weather the financial hardships caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the institute said in an April news release. The initiative was called the only recovery accelerator of its kind in Texas to help stabilize and rebuild the small business economy. COBRA will provide small businesses with the counseling and resources to pursue loans from the financial industry and to begin recovering from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the release said. The accelerator, serving ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!