1 March 2024

Exciting Opportunities Await Women-Owned Businesses: Grants for Growth, Recovery, and Safety Enhancements

By Ronald Smith

Did you know that grants can be a game-changer for small businesses like yours? They can provide the necessary resources and support to bring your brilliant ideas to life. Plus, they can boost the overall prosperity of communities and contribute to making neighborhoods safer. So, let’s dive into some fantastic opportunities available right now, specifically tailored for businesses like yours, including grants for women entrepreneurs and pandemic recovery grants.

Get Ready to Soar with StartHER TWU Grants!

I’ve got some exciting news to share with you. StartHER, a really cool grant program by Texas Woman’s University’s Center for Women Entrepreneurs, is getting ready for its fifth funding round to support awesome women entrepreneurs like you. How amazing is that?

Now, let me tell you what this program is all about. They’re going to award 25 grants, and each grant will be worth $5,000. This money can be used by women business owners for all kinds of important things, like buying new equipment or making improvements to their commercial space. It’s all about helping you take your business to the next level!

Since this program started, they’ve already given out a whopping $450,000 in funds to support 90 different women-owned businesses. That’s a lot of money making a big difference!

But wait, there’s more! Along with the grant money, the program also offers some other awesome benefits. You’ll get the chance to have a one-on-one meeting with a business advisor. They’ll give you expert advice and guidance to help you succeed. Plus, you’ll also have access to a virtual business training course. It’s like having your own personal online school to learn all the ins and outs of running a successful business.

So, when can you start applying for this incredible opportunity? Well, mark your calendar for September 22! That’s the day when the program will start accepting applications for this round of grants. But don’t wait too long, because the deadline is October 22. Make sure to get your application in on time so you don’t miss out on this amazing chance.

I hope you’re as excited as I am about the StartHER grant program. It’s such a fantastic opportunity for women entrepreneurs to get the support they need to thrive. So go ahead, give it a shot and let your entrepreneurial spirit shine!

Exciting Opportunities Await Women-Owned Businesses: Grants for Growth, Recovery, and Safety Enhancements

Welcome to Suffolk County’s JumpSmart Grant Small Business Grant Program!

I want to let you know about an amazing opportunity right here in Suffolk County, New York. We have some grants up for grabs to help out businesses, downtown areas, and nonprofits all across the county. It’s called the JumpSmart Grant Small Business Grant Program, and it’s got a whopping $25 million in funding thanks to the American Rescue Plan Act.

If you’re working on a big project to make your community even better, you can apply for some serious cash. We’re talking a minimum of $100,000 here! The best part? The application is available right now, and you have until September 29 to get it in.

Introducing Orange County’s BOOST Grants!

I’ve got some exciting news for you about the Business Opportunities in Orange County for Support and Transformation (BOOST) grants program in Orange County, Florida. They’ve set a deadline for applications, so listen up!

If you’re a small business owner, a home-based business owner, or a gig worker, you are eligible to apply for funds through this program. And that’s not all! Depending on your category, you could receive a significant amount of money.

Small businesses have the opportunity to apply for up to $10,000 in grants. If you run a home-based business, you could qualify for up to $3,000. And gig workers, listen closely – you may be able to get up to $1,400!

Here’s the important part: make sure you mark September 15 on your calendar. That’s the deadline for completed applications. So don’t wait too long!

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Canton CARES Small Business Grant Program

I have some exciting news for small businesses in Canton, New York. Right now, we’re running the Canton CARES Small Business Grant Program. It’s an amazing opportunity for small businesses like yours that have been struggling because of the pandemic. You can apply for a grant if you have less than 25 employees and meet the eligibility criteria.

Now, to qualify for this program, your business needs to be for-profit. But here’s the best part – you must show that you’re either keeping jobs or creating new ones, especially for people with low to moderate incomes. Isn’t that great? You get the chance to make a positive impact on the community.

If you’re interested, you can reach out to the village’s Office of Economic Development. They’ll guide you through the application process, check if you meet the requirements, and provide you with all the necessary documents to submit your proposal. The best part? You can apply whenever you’re ready because applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until all the funds are given out.

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