LISC Hampton Roads is offering small business grants
to assist Virginia Beach small, women-owned and minority-owned businesses (SWaM) impacted by COVID-19, as part of the Virginia Beach Pandemic Relief Partnership. The Virginia Beach Pandemic Relief Partnership is a collaboration of United Way of South Hampton Roads, the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore, the Hampton Roads Workforce Council and LISC Hampton Roads funded by the City of Virginia Beach.
Virginia Beach small businesses impacted by COVID-19 can apply for a $10,000 grant to help pay for:
- Wages and benefits
- Inventory for on-going operations
- Past-due bills
- Payables (rent, supplies, etc.)
- Weatherization of outdoor spaces (heaters, plastic enclosures, etc.)
- Other operating costs
Application open: Monday, November 30, 2020 (12:01 a.m.)
Application deadline: Friday, December 18, 2020 (11:59 p.m.)
If you have questions or need assistance with completing the form, please call (757) 774-6264.