“When the coronavirus shut down New York in Mid-March, my architectural design studio, Ten to One, was hit hard. For the first time in 8 years, I had to pause production on all projects.
To make matters worse, both my son and I contracted the virus at the peak of the outbreak. With very little in my savings, all I could do was worry about how my family and I would ever survive this physical, emotional, and financial challenge.”
“Fortunately, HFLS was there to provide me with a loan from The Change Reaction Small Business Relief Fund. After being denied for several other grants, I couldn’t believe that there was an organization out there that could provide such a life vest for my family and my business during this critical time. Because of HFLS I was able to continue on with my business and use my skills to help others prepare and adapt their spaces during this ‘new normal.'”
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