Oct 05, 2020
During and after their regular meeting on Monday, Oct. 5, the Cumberland County Board of Commissioners presented local businesses with Small Business Resiliency Grant checks.
Five recipients received checks at the Judge E. Maurice Braswell Cumberland County Courthouse:
- Competition Auto, Inc.
- Cumberland County Roasters, LLC
- Just Like Mom, LLC
- Itzaduzie, Inc.
- Megaplay, LLC
In May 2020, Cumberland County Community Development established a Small Business Resiliency Grant Program to assist qualified local businesses that have suffered economic hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the first grant cycle, 22 local businesses have received notice of awards.
New Grant Cycle Open
Community Development opened a new grant cycle in August for the initiative.
The Small Business Resiliency Grant Program is supported by Community Development Block Grant funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The