City of Norcross Invests in Small Businesses

The City of Norcross (Georgia) is investing $600,000 in an ARPA Small Business Grant Program, in order to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 on Norcross’s small businesses and employees. Grants begin at $10,000. Apply by June 2, 2022.

To mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on Norcross’ small businesses and employees, the City of Norcross is investing $600,000 American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding in an ARPA Small Business Grant Program, in partnership with Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs (ACE), to provide qualified small businesses with funding for operating expenses. Funds originate from the American Rescue Plan Act, which regulates how funding may be used. The program’s purpose is to offer financial assistance to small businesses located within Norcross city limits who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19, stabilize, and sustain Norcross businesses, and ensure they are able to retain employees.

Read more about the program and applicants’ criteria HERE