Grays Harbor, WA – Greater Grays Harbor, Inc. (GGHI) is accepting applications for the “OPEN 2020” Small Business Relief Grant.
GGHI says that eligible businesses are able to receive up to $5,000 in aid related to expenses associated with COVID-19.
A pool of $40,000 is available to businesses in the Hospitality, Personal Care Services, and Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers industries.
To be eligible the business must have been initially opened or opened under new ownership to the public between January 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020.
They must also employ 10 or less total employees including the owner, have a permanent, physical storefront with walk-in facilities, and be a for-profit business located in Grays Harbor County.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with priority review for applications received by 5pm May 28th, 2021.
The full details are listed below.
Other business eligibility requirements include:
Eligible Expenses – You will be asked to affirm the documented expenses meet the following requirements.
Sponsorship for the program is from the State Emergency Disaster Fund. Entities that have received relief funding from other sources are eligible to apply, except those that have received funding from the Working Washington 4 Grant (of which businesses founded in 2020 would have not been ineligible for).
Application Overview & Documentation