The City of Wabasso received a Federal CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Funds through the State of Minnesota. One of the eligible Fund uses is to provide financial assistance to for-profit and non-profit businesses in Wabasso negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The purpose of the Wabasso COVID Small Business Relief Grant program is to provide a one-time grant opportunity for businesses experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 health pandemic, adhering to federal rules and regulations associated with the CARES Act Funding. The primary goal of the program is to facilitate business survival and enhance to the greatest extent possible retention of jobs throughout City of Wabasso.
City of Wabasso COVID Small Business Relief Grant Program is available to businesses with less than 50 employees with a physical location in City of Wabasso. Eligible businesses may request up to $7,500 per business. Actual grant award will be based on the businesses’ economic injury, financial need and availability of grants funds.
Application will open September 15, 2020 and close at 4 pm on September 25, 2020.
Those interested are encouraged to review City of Wabasso COVID Small Business Relief Grant program guidelines and application located at www.wabasso.org or pick up a copy at the Wabasso City Clerk’s office