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COVID-19 BUSINESS Impact Survey

Things are changing quickly in the wake of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Our team is working collaboratively with economic development partners, community leaders and others. As we prepare to be at the table, we want to be sure we are sharing the impacts felt by employers in real time.

 What’s the impact to your business? Financial or otherwise.

What do elected leaders need to know right now?


We urge you to fill this out within the next 24 hours. Share anecdotes, simple notes, or links to statements. Anything that will help us inform the conversation with public officials. Let us know what is most important to your organization right now.

Westside Mural Restoration 


Choose a sponsorship opportunity to have your name or the name of your business featured on the jukebox, which will be permanently painted on the mural.

 For more information on sponsorship opportunities, contact marcrodriguez810@gmail.com

oUR Mission

The mission of the Westside Development Corporation (WDC) is to foster economic development, promote the development and redevelopment of real estate within westside San Antonio, create viable urban communities, and preserve the character, culture and history of the Westside.

Calendar of events

Friday, April 3 Webinar 10 am (CST)

Navigating the Small Business Landscape:Loans for your Business

Please join us Friday, April 3rd at 10:00 a.m. for our first-ever webinar featuring Janie Barrera from LiftFund, Ramiro Cavazos from the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Anthony Ruiz, District Director for SBA’s San Antonio Office for our “Navigating the Small Business Landscape-Loans for Your Business” webinar.  The webinar will provide participants the opportunity to ask questions to better understand the loans currently available from a variety of sources for our small businesses.  Be sure to sign up!  Limited to 100 participants.


Friday, April 3 Webinar 2 pm (CST)

Preparing your Small Business for Special Capital Loan Programs During COVID-19

You may or may not have heard about the CARES Act and what communities across the country are doing to support small business. This webinar will discuss and share resources for capital that SBA and the US Treasury department have implemented for small businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19. We will provide insight on products, documentation, and forms so you can prepare yourself to support your business with capital.


westside news

WDC Names Interim-Director

The Executive Committee of the WDC has identified Ramiro “Ram” Gonzales as the Interim-Director pending approval by the Board of Directors.  The Board of Directors will perform an executive search to identify the organization’s next CEO and President. Gonzales brings...

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