THE GSF SMALL BUSINESS COVID-19 RELIEF GRANTS – APPLICATION LINK

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News Date: 
October 16, 2020

Application period Opens Monday October 19th at 8 am PST and Closed October 30th 5 pm PST.

 APPLICATION LINK :    https://www.citydataservices.net/salinassba/

  • Grow Salinas funds covid-19 economic injury grants are from $2,000 dollars to $10,000 dollars.
  • funds can be used to pay for rent, utilities, payroll, working capital, and other covid-19 related costs such as personal protective equipment, plexiglass and other modifications that are required to re-open and operate safely.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • have been operating in a physical storefront within the city for 12 months before February 2020.
  • have a current city of Salinas business license, and be in good standing - (no violations or citations as of March 2020)
  • you will need to confirm that you have not received any other form of covid-19 assistance like PPP or EIDL.
  • you need to be a legal resident or citizen of the united states.

REQUESTED DOCUMENTS

  • proof of legal resident status like for example id, SSN, us passport, legal resident card or legal status documentation
  • City of Salinas business license
  • lease agreements
  • w-2 for all employees 2019
  • 2019 tax returns
  • 2020 profit and loss documentation
  • balance sheet
  • last 12-month bank statement
  • business social media links for example Facebook, Instagram, or twitter or web page

City staff will offer one on one assistance by appointment only by emailing the [email protected] or by calling the small business support hotline at 831-758-7367. Please contact us Monday October 19th if you need any help with the application process.

Link to our Facebook LIVE event from Thursday October 15th - https://www.facebook.com/CityOfSalinas/