Agency / Department: St. Helens
Resource: Small Business and Micro-Enterprise CDBG funds
Details: The Emergency Business Assistance grant program is intended to do help businesses remain solvent through the crisis and be ready/able to rebuild and/or reopen and to fill specific cash flow gaps in businesses‚Äô larger efforts to scale down, reduce expenses and take any additional defensive measures to survive the crisis. The city estimates the program will benefit at least 60 to 100 business owners and their employees, all of which will be low- or moderate-income. However, priority will be given to businesses with 25 or fewer employees.