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New River Valley Small Business Resiliency Grant Now Taking Applications

Jan 21, 2021, 14:45 PM
January 21, 2021

Small businesses in the NRV can apply now for up to $15,000 in grant funding to combat the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic through a new regional grant. 

Businesses with 20 or fewer full-time equivalent employees located within Montgomery County (excluding the incorporated towns of Blacksburg and Christiansburg), Giles Gounty, Floyd County, and Pulaski County may be eligible for grant funding. 

Click here to determine eligibility or to apply for a grant. 

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