Hamilton County, OH (May 15, 2020) Hamilton County Commissioners are utilizing $5 Million in Federal CARES Act funds to help small businesses in Hamilton County impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Hamilton County Small Business Relief Program aims to help those small businesses with less than $1 Million in gross revenue with between two to 50 employees that have not already received federal assistance.
Hamilton County is currently finalizing the application process for this program with help from several community partners including HCDC, Inc., Hamilton County Community Development, chambers of commerce, and a diverse group of stakeholders. The application is expected to be available next week.
Small Businesses can sign up on the County’s website to receive a notification as soon as the application is available. $5,000 and $10,000 grants will be awarded through a randomized lottery drawing and verification of eligibility. Future rounds of assistance may occur following a thorough review and evaluation of this initial round.
More details can be found here-