The Verizon Small Business Digital Ready Community Grant is part of Verizon’s commitment to give small businesses the tools and resources they need to thrive in today’s digital economy and ultimately benefit their local communities. Available only in select markets. No purchase necessary.
Loans & Grants
List of national, state and local resources on funding opportunities. New resources are added as information becomes available.
Verizon Small Business Digital Ready Community Grant
Area served: Arizona, California, Florida, Texas Audience: Small Business Owners
California Office of the Small Business Advocate
California Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program
The California Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program is funded by the State of California and administered by the Office of the Small Business Advocate (CalOSBA). The program provides competitive micro grants of $2,500 to eligible microbusinesses impacted by COVID-19 and the related health and safety restrictions. This program will be implemented by County organizations or nonprofits working on their behalf.
For application details and updates specific to the program available in your county, please contact the organizations listed. Applications start February 14.
Area served: California Audience: Small Business Owners, Self-employed
Small Certified Supplier Innovative Finance Program
The Small Certified Supplier Innovative Finance Program is designed to engage diverse suppliers in educational funding readiness training and funder matching to support capacity building. Certified suppliers from eligible states will receive a $5,000 grant, totaling $200,000 in growth capital.
Area served: California, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Washington Audience: Small Business Owners
Gusto Impact Award
Share your small business story for a chance at a $50,000 advertising package, $10,000 cash, and one year of free Gusto payroll services (even if you’re not already on Gusto!).
Area served: Greater metropolitan areas of Atlanta, Georgia; Austin, Texas; or Orlando, Florida, Florida, Georgia, Texas Audience: Small Business Owners
BeyGOOD x Cécred Salon Business Grant Program
BeyGOOD x Cécred Fund
Each year, twenty-five $10,000 grants will be awarded to qualifying salon business owners in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, and New Jersey so they can continue their transformative impact in the community. Grants will be awarded five times a year.
Area served: Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Houston, Texas; Los Angeles, California; New Jersey, California, Georgia, New Jersey, Texas Audience: Small Business Owners