$10 Million in Funding to Support Small Businesses and Agricultural Enterprises Impacted by COVID-19 PANDAMEIC
Approved by Chester County Commissioners
The Chester County Commissioners approved $10 million in funding to support small businesses and agricultural enterprises impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Available under the Chester County Main Street Preservation program, grants will be administered by the Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC).
Initial eligibility requirements for the Main Street Preservation grants include businesses that have been active and for-profit since 2019 or earlier, with 2019 revenues of $5 million or less. The businesses must operate in Chester County and be open and operational at the time of grant disbursement. The application process opens at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 17th and closes on Wednesday December 23rd at 5:00 p.m. Successful applicants will be notified by mid-January.
Yesterday the Chester County Economic Development Council held a webinar on how to apply. The slide show can be viewed here and the recording of the video can be viewed here.
Details of the Main Street Preservation program, and details of the application process and timings can be found at https://ccedcpa.com/mainstreet/.