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This webinar will provide information and instrutions regarding upcoming Washington Department of Commerce grants specifically targeted for small businesses that continue to be adversely impacted by the extended US-Canadian border closures as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Only Nonprofit or for-profit businesses located in Whatcom, Skagit, Island, San Juan, Clallam, Jefferson, Okanogan, Stevens, Ferry and Pend Oreille counties will qualify.
These targeted grants are aimed at providing support to customer-facing businesses that generate significant revenue from Canadian visitors or businesses that require access to the US-Canadian border crossings. These grants are intend to help mitigate the added hardship experienced by businesses due to the continued U.S.-Canadian border restrictions.
Grants are up to $50,000 and take into account whether the business has received a previous Working Washington grant. The portal is anticipated to be open October 4-18.
Information on eligibility and detailed FAQs can be found on the following website www.commercegrants.com
The presenter is Steve Burke, Washington SBDC Certified Business Advisor
This webinar is no cost but registration is required.
A Zoom link for the webinar will be sent prior to the event to those who register.
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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration