The Village of Claycomo Board of Trustees established the CARES Small Business Grant Program on Nov. 23, 2020, to be administered by the Clay County EDC. The program will issue $25,000 in grant funds to small businesses in the Village. Small businesses can apply for a grant up to $2,500 to reimburse business expenses related to COVID-19.
The grant program will be administered by the Clay County Economic Development Council (CCEDC). Small businesses within Liberty can apply for grants up to $10,000 to reimburse businesses expenses related to COVID-19.
The program is designed to assist small businesses with COVID-19 related expenses incurred between March 1, 2020 and Sept. 30, 2020. Expenses can include payroll, rent, mortgage interest, utilities, inventory replacement and COVID-19 supplies. Grant funds cannot be used to replace lost revenues.
Grant applications will be accepted from Oct. 1 to 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 30. Applications must be submitted to the Clay County EDC. Details are available on the Application Form.