SWED to offer grants to Wicomico Co. small businesses impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

Corona 2

SALISBURY, Md. – Salisbury-Wicomico Economic Development, Inc. has announced its second program to assist small businesses in Wicomico County.

Grants up to $10,000 are available for businesses in the county that have been significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, with funds provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES). Among other qualifications, grants are targeted at three months operating expenses for businesses with 25 or fewer employees.

Applications will be available online starting Wednesday, July 1st, and will be open through Friday, July 10th. Funds can be used for eligible expenses between March 1, 2020, and December 30, 2020.

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