*******Attention!! Entrepreneurs and Aspiring Entrepreneurs********
Please check out the following resources currently available to assist with funding your business, or new startup.
Please See Below!
Also, don't hesitate to check out the Small Business Development Center - Lynchburg Region page for more resources.
The Entrepreneurial Dream Project is a $100,000 non-dilutive grant fund and mentorship program benefiting new businesses that are building during #COVID19. Submissions are open now through June 15th, 2020. Learn More: https://zcu.io/wA3Z
Alice, the intelligent business advisor is accepting applications for their #COVID19 $10k Emergency Grants. All information can be found, here: https://zcu.io/yPg5
Virginia 30 Day Fund provides forgivable loans for VA-based small businesses. The forgivable loan is intended to provide immediate financial assistance (within maximum three days) . https://va30dayfund.com/
Kiva is providing loans to U.S. Small Businesses for the first time. Maximum lending amount of $15,000 at 0% interest rates. https://www.kiva.org/borrow
The Red Backpack Fund is an initiative started by The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation in partnership with GlobalGiving will be making at least 1,000 grants of $5,000 each to female entrepreneurs in the U.S. and its territories. Application Reopens on June 1. https://www.globalgiving.org/redbackpackfund/
Southern Smoke Foundation is a crisis relief organization for people in the food & beverage industry. To qualify you must have worked in the industry for a min of 6 months & an average of 30hr/wk https://southernsmoke.org/fund/