Reminder: Small business grant program opens Dec. 30

The California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant will open Dec. 30. A total of $475 million will be available in two rounds. Round one will distribute $237 million and opens Dec. 30 at 6 a.m. and closes Jan. 8 at 11:59 p.m. Lendistry will act as the intermediary to administer and distribute the funds.

The Sierra Small Business Development Center is working with its statewide SBDC network to provide information and technical assistance to applicants. To prepare for this grant, click on the link below to review PowerPoint slides to assist you:

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/lsuzmmi7ahndsvl/AAAYQq5vxi_72R3dnJAzJ_Zaa?dl=0

Three tips to apply: (Included in the link slides above)

1. Use Google Chrome to apply. You can install Google Chrome for free.

2. Use a valid email address.

3. Scan your documents properly. The link above will take you to acceptable downloads (under Tips).

If you have questions, please contact Clint Koble, advisor, Sierra Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
at (775) 843-4081.