Updated: 4 days ago
$187,000 TO ASSIST YAKIMA COUNTY RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS
Food, rental assistance, small business support, health services among eligible uses of funding to 17 rural Washington counties. OLYMPIA, WA — Washington State Department of Commerce Director Lisa Brown today announced $1.8 million in additional state Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to rural counties to assist people and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Awarded through the Economic Opportunity Grant program, these funds can be used at the discretion of county authorities to meet a variety of emerging local needs, such as providing food and rental assistance, small business support and health services. Counties provide for these and other urgent needs through partnerships with local service providers. Funding to the following counties is estimated, pending approval of state and local distribution plans.
SBA DISASTER ASSISTANT LOAN
The SBA to provide small businesses impacted by COVID-19 up to $2 million in disaster assistance loans. If your small business has been affected by COVID-19 you can apply for SBA disaster assistance.