Rebuild VA Grant Fund – The Rebuild VA Grant Fund is a program to help small businesses and nonprofits whose normal operations were disrupted by COVID-19. Businesses and non-profits that are approved for a Rebuild VA grant may receive up to 3 times their average monthly eligible expenses up to a maximum of $10,000. To learn more click here.
Floyd County Resiliency Initiative for Small Employers (RISES): Floyd County has announced a new grant program to help small businesses hurt by the Covid-19 situation. RISES is for businesses with 50 or fewer full-time equivalent (FTE) employees. Unfortunately, the grant program will not be able to cover all losses experienced by businesses in the County. But saving jobs is a high priority, so the grant includes a Payroll Support Program and payroll counts as an eligible expense. To learn more click here.
Pulaski County Small Business Recovery Grant Program: Pulaski County Board of Supervisors has developed the Pulaski County Small Business Recovery Grant Program to support local small businesses with recovering from the comprehensive impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Small Business Recovery Grants in the amounts ranging from $1,000.00 to $5,000.00 will be made available through direct application on a first-come-first-served basis for registered small businesses located in Pulaski County, who have 25 employees or less, are in good standing with the State Corporation Commission (SCC), and are up to date on all Pulaski County taxes, charges, and fees. Priority will be given to those small businesses that have not received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds. TO learn more click here.
City of Radford POWER Grant Initiative: The POWER Grant Initiative, Pressing Onward with Economic Resiliency, is a grant for our local small businesses with 50 or fewer employees. This initiative will provide immediate, direct relief from the City to our local small businesses struggling due to the economic shutdown or modification of their traditional service methods. In general, the grant program is an award of funds ranging from $1,000 – $5,000 per business, based on reimbursements of eligible expenses related to the continuity of business during the COVID-19 pandemic. To learn more click here.
COVID-19 RESPONSE GRANT: The Community Foundation of the New River Valley has launched a COVID-19 Response Grant Program. The program provides unrestricted funding to organizations as our region navigates the coronavirus pandemic.501(c)3 nonprofit organizations serving the New River Valley (Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, and Pulaski Counties, and the City of Radford) or units of local government such as schools or libraries may apply. Organizations physically based outside of the NRV may apply if they have programs in the NRV serving NRV residents, for more information click here.