Perquimans County Chamber of Commerce Newsletter
A Word from the Director
We have sevaral opportunities coming up with grants and extended help. If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact the chamber via email or phone. We have Ambassadors set up for our first meeting. At this time we will not be taking anymore submissions for the program. Five a

New Grants Available for Businesses and nonprofits!!!
NC Idea Micro grant: Deadline August 31, 2020
https://ncidea.org/grants-programs/nc-idea-micro/ grants are $10K grants for young companies looking to validate and advance their idea.
NC Idea Seed Grant: Deadline August 31, 2020
https://ncidea.org/grants-programs/nc-idea-seed/ grants are $50K grants to early stage companies, often the critical funding they need to scale faster.

NC Job Retention Grant (JRG)
Deadline: September 1st, 11:59pm
 
If your business or non-profit organization experienced interruption due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the new Job Retention Grant (JRG) Program may be able to offer assistance. The state of North Carolina's Job Retention Grant will offer up to $250,000 in funds to businesses and some nonprofits. To be eligible an employer must be a private business or nonprofit that retained employees, experienced economic loss due to COVID-19 and did not participate in the Paycheck Protection Program, the federal Main Street Lending Program, or the North Carolina Rapid Recovery Loan Program Apply Here: https://www.nccommerce.com/grants-incentives/disaster-recovery/job-retention-grant-jrg

More COVID related resources for businesses and communities are available on NC Growth Website  http://createprosperity.unc.edu/index.php/covid-19-resources/

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Perquimans Chamber of Commerce
Katrina Mann/Director
252-506-2656
Director@perquimanschamber.com