Jackson County has $145,000 in NEW grant funds available to assist small businesses (less than 25 employees) negatively impacted by COVID-19.
The grant application and eligibility requirements are posted on the Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development, Inc. (SOREDI) website www.soredi.org, in the COVID-19 Resources Menu.
Completed applications along with the required documentation can be submitted online or by email BEGINNING at 8:00 am on Tuesday, July 14, 2020. Applications submitted prior to 8:00 am on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 will not be considered.
So. learn about the program and requirements starting now and then apply on July 14.
The grant funding to qualified businesses will be distributed on a first-come first-served basis until the grant funds are exhausted.
Jackson County, with grant management support from SOREDI, created the Jackson County Emergency Small Business Grant Program to provide one-time financial assistance for small businesses who have been adversely affected by the economic conditions associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.
This program is made possible in part with funds from the State of Oregon General Fund and Lottery Funds administered by the Oregon Business Development Department.