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2022 Microenterprise Grants and Loans Application Open -Mount Shasta CDBG

Jan 13, 2022

Grants: Up to $10,000 is available to eligible existing and new microenterprise businesses and must have a current business license and location within the city limits. The grants are designed to complement the training provided by JEDI. A good use of grant funds to strengthen the capacity of microenterprise businesses are:

1) payment of marketing costs such as business cards, logo/branding design, and development, flyers and publication/advertisement, website enhancement or development;

2) payment for computers and/or software to implement improved financial/accounting systems or software systems to assist with inventory and/or billing;

3) rent (four months maximum);

4) credit card fees, associated with the businesses credit card machine, internet fees/utilities (twelve months);

5) upgrade of register/inventory system;

6) working capital (i.e., insurance, license fees). 

Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications by the end of February 2022.

For information and support, contact:

Pam Stock

Business Development Loan Specialist

Great Northern Services www.gnservices.org

(530) 938-4115 Ext 122

[email protected]