New Small Business Grant Opens Today
The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce announced a new Small Business grant from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
The Foundation set up a new Save Small Business Fund (link opens in new window) in partnership with Vistaprint and a coalition of supporting companies, foundations and donors. The fund is providing $5,000 in short-term relief to employers across the country. These one-time supplemental cash grants are for businesses that have between three and 20 employees and operate in an economically vulnerable community.
The grant application will go live TODAY, April 20 at 12:00 p.m. PST.
Businesses in need of assistance can click here (link opens in new window) to learn more about the Save Small Business Fund.
Our Call Center Can Help Your Business
DCBA has partnered with the Department of Workforce, Development, Aging, and Community Services, and other County and State agencies to bring you the L.A. County Disaster Help Center (link opens in new window). The center has resources for businesses as well as employees to help during the COVID-19 emergency.
Counselors are available Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. to help business owners navigate emergency loan applications and help individuals that were recently laid off due to this emergency.
Contact the Disaster Help Center:
- Call (833) 238-4450
- Visit LACountyHelpCenter.org (link opens in new window)
- Email DisasterHelpCenter@lacounty.gov (link opens in new window)