InRoads Helping Small Businesses Apply for PPP Funding

ST. HELENS, Ore., February 5, 2021: In an effort to help small business owners weather the financial hardships brought by COVID-19, InRoads Credit Union is taking applications for the next round of the SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

A membership with InRoads is not required for initial application. This round of funding has some tighter guidelines for approval, but as the credit union has pointed out, every business should check the qualification criteria.

“We’re here to help local business owners get the PPP funding they need and deserve,” said Brooke Van Vleet, InRoads President/CEO. ” These loans are backed by the SBA and the money is there to ensure you can pay your employees during the pandemic.”

Those interested in applying through InRoads Credit Union should send an email to [email protected]. An InRoads team member will reply with the link and instructions to submit an application.

InRoads Credit Union ( is proud to be a not-for-profit, community-focused, member-owned financial cooperative that’s open to anyone who lives, works, attends school, volunteers, or worships in Columbia, Clatsop, Cowlitz, Multnomah, and Washington Counties. Membership is also available to those with immediate family who are existing InRoads members, including a spouse, child, stepchild, grandchild, parent, stepparent, grandparent, or sibling.