The Nextdoor Kind Foundation is offering $5,000 “Keep It Local” microgrants for small businesses.
Applications for the one-time microgrant are due by 8:59 pm (PST) on September 1.
Along with grant money, select small businesses will obtain:
· Public recognition for their contributions to our community
· Participation in 1-2 events with fellow winners to share their successes and lessons learned
· Ad credits to promote their local business on the Nextdoor Platform
· Access to trainings on how to thrive as a small business, including Nextdoor’s Recession Playbook
Certain criteria and eligibility apply. The grant program is made possible through Nextdoor’s partnership with the NAACP and Hello Alice. Hello Alice is a free platform that supports small business owners to learn and grow. Simply click the “apply now” button to create a Hello Alice profile and access the application.
Check out this webinar to learn more about the types of preferred applicants as well as the application process.