Small Business Resiliency Fund
The Small Business Resiliency Fund is a part of the District’s efforts to meet the existing and future COVID-19 related needs for District’s small businesses to help businesses continue operations while protecting people, assets and presence.
The Small Business Resiliency Fund will provide $3 million in emergency operational funding and will be open to small, local businesses in the District of Columbia with 50 or fewer employees and independently owned restaurants without regard to employee-size. Applications opened Oct. 6 at 4 pm. For more information and to apply, visit this link.
Streatery Winter Ready Grant Program
The Mayor's Office of Nightlife and Culture is providing a one-time grant to restaurants that currently offer outdoor dining in the District. Streatery Winter Ready Grant Program funds may be used for outdoor dining winterization purposes and to maintain outdoor dining operations.
Accepting applications beginning Monday, September 21, 2020
Great Streets Retail Small Business Grant
Great Streets Retail Small Business Grant supports existing small businesses, attract new businesses, increase DC’s tax base, create new jobs for DC residents, and transform designated emerging commercial corridors into thriving neighborhood centers.
Apply Today: Applications are due by September 28, 2020
Miss Our Weekly Economic Recovery Team Weekly Check-In?
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Before You Open Guidance
- For Businesses
- Submit your partner opportunities/tech solutions for DC Government’s COVID-19 response: covid19ideas.dc.gov.
- For Individuals
- Unemployment Data