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Raleigh Small Business COVID-19 Relief Funds

The City of Raleigh government has partnered with Carolina Small Business Development Fund (CSBDF) to provide grant funds for qualifying small businesses that have been adversely impacted by the pandemic.

Application Status

The online application closed at 11:59PM on Thursday, May 21. As of Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 154 applicants were funded. Those businesses are in the process of being notified and funded, at this time. Please note this is not a first-come, first-serve program. Those who apply earlier during this period will not be given special preference. All applications received through the close date will have an equal chance to be selected.

Donations from the private sector and individuals are still being accepted to increase the total amount of funding available for Raleigh small businesses impacted by COVID-19, and that meet the program requirements.

If your business was notified that it was a successful applicant and you have not received funding by Monday, June 15, please contact Angela Milton at CSBDF, at (919) 355-4915 or by email at amilton@carolinasmallbusiness.org.

About the Program

The Raleigh Small Business COVID-19 Relief Funds

The City of Raleigh government has partnered with Carolina Small Business Development Fund to provide grant funds for qualifying small businesses that have been adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Qualification Requirements

The Raleigh Small Business COVID-19 Relief Funds may be used to cover the day-to-day operating expenses of businesses located in Raleigh. Up to $10,000 is available to each applicant until funding sources are depletedSmall businesses may qualify for this program if they meet the qualifications.

Qualifications:

Required Documentation

Please check out a “Proof of Information” tutorial found here.