Grant and Other Funding Source Announcements From Marin SBDC
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California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program Round 5 Opens Today.
This Program is funded by the State of California and administered by CalOSBA.
- Open March 25th - March 31st
- If you have not applied yet, you can apply nowI
- If you are waitlisted, you do not need to do anything
If you have questions on your already submitted application
, please call LendistryLendistry Call Center 888.612.4370 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM PSTCAReliefGrant@lendistry.com
The SBDC Advisors are happy to assist with your application process if you need. Please sign up HERE
or call 415.482.1819 to get connected to someone.
GOOD NEWS WITH EIDL PROGRAM
SBA is raising the loan limit for the COVID-19 EIDL program from 6-months of economic injury with a maximum loan amount of $150,000 to up to 24-months of economic injury with a maximum loan amount of $500,000.
What this means is that if you received an EIDL loan, you may be able to get an increased award amount. SBA will reach out directly via email
and provide more details about how businesses can request an increase closer to the April 6
PPP LOAN EXTEND DEADLINE - MAY 31ST
The Senate just passed for the PPP loan program to be extended to May 31st. This is good news for anyone with a pending application.
Our team knows which banks and online lenders are still open to receive applications. If you need assistance applying, please reach out the SBDC Advisor you already worked with or sign up HERE
or call 415.482.1819 to be connected. Info on PPP Program
SVOG GRANT PROGRAM LIVE APRIL 8TH
Finally, the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) Program is going live on April 8th. The major change is that you can apply for a second draw PPP loan and the SVOG grant.
Eligible applicants may qualify for grants equal to 45% of their gross earned revenue, with the maximum amount available for a single grant award of $10 million. $2 billion is reserved for eligible applications with up to 50 full-time employees.
There is an information session on this program March 30th 11:30 AM - 1:00PM
Go here to register
for event For more more information on this grant program, CLICK HEREFAQS HERESVOG Portal
STILL OPEN - Fiserv Back2Business Grant Program
Up to a $10K grant only for black and minority owned businesses (includes LGBT) with:
- revenues less than $1M
- founded prior to June 1, 2019
- less than 10 employees
Application opens March 15th and closes March 29th
. It is available for businesses within these counties: Marin, Napa, Sonoma, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Solano. It is first come first serve.For more more information on this grant program: https://aeoworks.org/fiserv/FAQS: https://aeoworks.org/fiserv-faq/
First, you need to register before you can apply.REGISTER HEREAPPLY HERE
NEW ECOMMERCE & MARKETING WORKSHOPS
Marin SBDC workshops are designed to help your business grow online and gain new skills to be seen and generate sales.
SOCIAL COMMERCE: How to Sell Via FB, Instagram & Other Tips
April 21 | 12:00 - 1:30 PM | FreeRegister Here
SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY: Optimizing Your Efforts
April 29 | 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM | FreeRegister Here
INSTAGRAM: How to Drive Demand in This New Business Era
May 11 | 12:00 - 1:30 PM | FreeRegister Here
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