Liberty CARES Small Business Grants Open Through Oct. 30
At its meeting on Sept. 28, the Liberty City Council approved up to $250,000 for a Small Business Grant Program for eligible small businesses within Liberty city limits.
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. Please email all information to Juliel@clayedc.com with the subject: Liberty Grant Application.
More information also available on this City of Liberty website page.