Governor Tom Wolf today announced that an additional $96 million in state grants have been approved for 5,373 Pennsylvania small businesses that were impacted by the business closure order due to the COVID-19 public health crisis.
Below is the data summary for round 1 approved grants. Of the close to 5,000 small businesses approved in the first round of funding, more than 2,500 (51%) are historically disadvantaged businesses that have traditionally experienced discrimination when seeking financial services and financial products. Continue reading “Round 1 Data Summary of Approved Grants”
Nearly 5,000 small businesses economically impacted by COVID-19 approved for awards
August 10, 2020 –Governor Tom Wolf along with the Pennsylvania CDFI Network, PA State Senators and PA Department of Community and Economic Development today announced $96 million in grant awards under the COVID-19 Relief Pennsylvania Statewide Small Business Assistance program. The small businesses that have been approved for awards span all 67 Pennsylvania counties.
Governor Tom Wolf today announced a $225 million statewide grant program to support small businesses that were impacted by the COVID-19 public health crisis and subsequent business closure order.