Updated: May 5
COVID-19 has affected many of us personally and professionally. As a small business we are not going to let COVID determine our future and with that said we have to take action. We've pulled together a list of resources directly aimed at supporting small businesses feeling the affects of COVID. Even as businesses start to reopen, many may still struggle to make up for loss of revenue or catch up of on deferred payments.
We're in this together: This is a growing document and we ask that if you know of other resources please comment and share so we can update this document for the next person who may need it.
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Google Advertising Grants- Credits that can be used for advertising via Google.
Hello Alice- Offering grants up to $10,000.
Yelp Advertising Credits- Yelp is providing advertising credits for restaurants and bars to advertise on.
Spanx $5000 Grants- The Red Backpack Fund giving 1000 grants of $5000 to women owned businesses.
The Doonie Fund $100- Providing grants of $100 to Black women business owners.
The Entrepreneurial Dream Project- Competition based grant which will provide winners up to $50,000 as well as mentorship from successful entrepreneurs.
Facebook Small Business Grant Program- Offering grants and advertising credits for small businesses.
Open Road Alliance- Grants up to $100,000 for businesses directly addressing COVID-19
Other Helpful Tools
Duke University Fund Tracker- A repository of resources to assists businesses and entrepreneurs through COVID.
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