Cuyahoga Falls invites businesses to apply for $5,000 COVID-19 relief grants
The city is offering 20 local businesses working capital assistance grants of $5,000 each.
Applications will be accepted starting Sept. 7 at 8 a.m. through Sept 25 at 5 p.m. Funds are limited and will be given on a first-come, first served basis to businesses who return a complete application. For an application to be considered complete, all required documentation must be submitted with the application. The city must cap this funding at $100,000. To qualify, businesses must meet the following criteria:
null• Primary place of business must be located in the city of Cuyahoga Falls.
• Be a small business as defined by HUD and the Small Business Administration.
• Have not previously received COVID-19 assistance from the city of Cuyahoga Falls or the Greater Akron Chamber.
• Must create and/or retain one permanent part-time job for a low-to-moderate income individual.
Applications with required documentation are available at https://www.cityofcf.com/covid-19-resources.
Complete applications or questions can be emailed to Peggy Szalay (CDBG Entitlement Administrator) at firstname.lastname@example.org.