The Microenterprise Grant Program is designed to assist businesses with 5 or fewer employees (including the owner/s) that have been negatively impacted due to circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The program will provide one-time grants up to $10,000 for business owners who need financial assistance to support business operational costs in order to keep thebusiness sustainable. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Funding will be awarded based on a first come, first eligible, fully completed application basis, subject to the availabilityof funding.
Please note the following ineligible business types: Nonprofits, liquor stores, tobacco sales, pawn shops, cannabis-related businesses, real estate rental or sales businesses, businesses that are part of a chain, weapons or firearms dealers, adult entertainment and social club businesses. Businesses owned by persons under the age of 18 are not eligible.