The Central Florida Development Council is partnering with the following Polk County organizations to assist small businesses with the Polk CARES Small Business Relief Grant Program online application process.

Please find the list below of organizations to contact for additional assistance.

Apply online here.

Organization Name

Email Address


Location Address

Spanish Assistance (Y/N)

Lakeland Area Chamber of 688-855135 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801N
Central Florida SCORERequest Appointment OnlineRequest Appointment OnlineRequest Appointment OnlineY
BRIDGE (863) 606-5994303 S. Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801Y
Northeast Polk Chamber of Commerce 422-375135610 Hwy 27 Haines City, Fl 33844N
Small Business Development Center at USFRequest Appointment OnlineRequest Appointment OnlineRequest Appointment OnlineY
Greater Winter Haven Chamber of 293-2138Assistance via phone onlyN
The African American Chamber of Commerce of Polk 215-1870Assistance via phone onlyN
City of Haines City 421-557235 N. 6th Street, Haines City, FL 33844N
Haines City Economic Development CouncilCyndi@hainescityedc.comN