Thanks to support from Wells Fargo, LISC LA is providing 15 $5,000 grants to small businesses affected by the COVID-19 Crisis. The SBDC will be hosting a webinar on May 7th, 10:00 am - 10:30 am to provide businesses with more information on the grant application and eligibility requirements.
The application will open from May 8, 2020 at 9:00 am PST and close May 9, 2020 at 9:00 am PST. You can preview the application questions here.
Micro-businesses and enterprises affected by Covid-19 in Orange County, especially those in underserved communities, including entrepreneurs of color, women- and veteran-owned businesses that often lack access to flexible, affordable capital.
Businesses must have at least 2 employees and a maximum of 5 Full-Time Employees or 10 Part-Time Employees.
Applications will be reviewed based on criteria designed to prioritize particularly challenged businesses, and the final grantees will be randomly selected from the top-scoring applicants.