Small business owners who have been in operation since 2019 and were significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic may be eligible for a $2,500 grant through the Napa Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, launching on July 11.
To support small businesses and employers facing financial impacts from the pandemic, Napa County – in partnership with the Solano-Napa Small Business Development Center – established this new program utilizing funds from the California Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program.
Napa County’s $173,400 funding from the state will allow approximately 56 business owners to be awarded $2,500 microgrants.
The application window in Napa County will be open from 9 am July 11 to 5 pm Aug. 15. Applications will be available online in English, Spanish, and Tagalog at solanonapasbdc.org. Grants will be awarded based on eligibility guidelines established by the state.