Programs and Funding

  • These grants provide $7.5 million to support arts, cultural and entertainment artists, crew members, and organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
  • This federal program encourages long-term investments in designated low-income communities by giving investors tax incentives for investing in real estate projects.
  • This fund provides helps small to medium-sized businesses negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic get loans.
  • As a part of the federal American Rescue Plan Act, the federal government passed the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) bill to fund small business credit support and investment programs.
  • This toolkit provides resources and information on employee ownership to introduce you to the various business models.
  • This grant and tax credit helps new businesses start in or move into rural, economically distressed areas and hire new employees.
  • This toolkit provides campaign materials that can be used to support shop local efforts.