Greater Easley and Powdersville News


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10/19/2020 State News
SC Offers Minority & Small Business Relief Grant Program

The SC Department of Administration has announced $40 million in grant funding from the SC CARES Act for the Minority and Small Business Relief Grant Program to reimburse qualifying expenditures for providing services or for revenue loss due to COVID-19. 

To be eligible, the business must have 25 or fewer employees, been in operation from October 13, 2019 to present, and have experienced a business impact due to COVID-19.  Grants will range from $2,500 to $25,000.  The window for applications is October 19 – November 1, 2020 with grant award notifications being made December 8-15, 2020.

Find more details at the accelerateSC website or contact the SC CARES Call Center at 803-670-5170 or