Grants of up to $15,000 to Minnesota small businesses in eligible locations for financial assistance to mitigate the adverse effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Revenue-earning nonprofits and home-based businesses may be eligible to apply. Funds may be used to support payroll, personal protective equipment, supplier payments, equipment, repairs, and other expenses to benefit qualifying applicants in Hennepin County.
Relief funding is available for Hennepin County to support businesses and nonprofits impacted by the pandemic and related state restrictions, including Executive Order No. 20-99.
Eligible expenses include:
GrantWatch ID#: 194130
Eligible businesses and nonprofits can apply for grant amounts as follows:
- $10,000: Sole proprietors with a physical commercial location and no W-2 employees
- $10,000: Home-based businesses with W-2 employees
- $15,000: Organizations with a commercial location and W-2 employees, other than an owner
All costs must have been incurred between March 1, 2020 through December 30, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For more information, and to access the online application: https://formcatalog.hennepin.us/county_admin/sbnr-grant-app.html
Help completing the application is available at elevatebusinesshc.com, or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
Hennepin County Housing and Economic Development
700 Fourth Avenue South, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55415
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