The Town of Westerly and Ocean Community Chamber of Commerce are seeking applications for one final grant of $3,500 that is available through the Town’s Covid Response Grant.
Donor Name: Town of Westerly
State: Rhode Island
Type of Grant: Grant | Reimbursement
Deadline: (mm/dd/yyyy) 11/17/2023
Size of the Grant: $1000 to $10,000
Grant Duration: Grant Duration Not Mentioned
The grant offers a chance for a one-time allocation of funds to help small businesses and nonprofits in the community. The program is funded with $100,000 through the American Rescue Plan and is intended to support investments that help the local economy continue to address Covid-19 impact and recovery.
Projects that include physical improvements to property (investment in technology, signage or other things that make your business more sustainable) are eligible for these funds, or reimbursement for COVID related expenses.
1 grant at $3,500. A $2,500 loss of income grant award is available. A separate $1,000 grant is available towards a project or business sustainability initiative, with a $1,000 match required of the applicant.
- Applications will be considered for privately held businesses and nonprofit organizations located, registered, and licensed (if applicable) to operate in the Town of Westerly, RI. Those established after October 1, 2021 are not eligible. Membership in any chamber of commerce is not a requirement.
- Applicants with local, State, or Federal tax delinquencies, other delinquent fees, or open regulatory violations will not be considered.
For more information, visit Town of Westerly.