Now more than ever, well-trained skilled workers are essential to our local employers. At Stanislaus County Workforce Development America’s Job Center of California, We are connecting job seekers with the resources they need to reach their career goals. Watch our Job Center commercial to learn more about what we offer, along with the partnership we have created with the Stanislaus County Library!
Micro Business COVID-19 Relief Grants
The County of Stanislaus, in partnership with Stanislaus Equity Partners, is providing $560,660 in grants to small businesses in Stanislaus County that have been affected by COVID-19 and did not receive funding from the CA Relief Grant Program. Grants in the amount of $2,500 will be distributed throughout the 5 districts of Stanislaus County.
Microbusinesses may be eligible for the $2,500 grant if their business:
Was started before Dec. 31, 2019, is the owner’s primary source of revenue, and is currently operating or has a plan to reopen.
Generated less than $50,000 in revenue in the 2019 tax year.
Have fewer than 5 full time equivalent employees 2019 - 2022.
Was significantly impacted by COVID-19
Has not previously received any grant money from the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program
To apply, visit www.stanep.org/grants
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