Get resources to help your business recover

FORWARD is a free online portal that connects local businesses in Rock Island to a comprehensive list of resources—grants, loans, credits, offers, and local incentives. It’s a one-stop shop for recovery programs.

  • Explore dozens of federal, state, and local assistance programs.
  • Quickly find resources you are eligible for, based on your business profile.
  • Chat live with a dedicated city staff member.

How FORWARD works

  • Log in with your password (if you have not received one via e-mail, contact us)
  • Review your business profile and settings.
  • Browse the list of resources, filtering by eligibility and type.
  • Apply online and track your progress.

If you have not yet received an email invitation, and want to sign up for an account, please click here