CGA Law News & Blog

COVID-19 Update: NEW Small Business Grant Program ($5,000 Grants)

access_time Posted on: April 18th, 2020
COVID-19 Update: Save Small Business Fund

Save Small Business Fund

A new small business grant program offering $5,000 grants has just been announced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. The name of the grant program is the Save Small Business Fund.

The application for a $5,000 grant goes live at 3 PM on Monday, April 20th on the website: www.savesmallbusiness.com. All that is needed to complete the application is the company’s W-9 form. The grant application is short and takes approximately 10 minutes to fill out.

Eligibility Criteria:

1) To be eligible, the business must have between 3 and 20 employees. (This includes owners but does not include independent contractors.) 

2) The business must be in an eligible Distressed Community as determined by zip code on the business applicant’s IRS W-9 form. To see if a business is in an eligible Distressed Community, the zip code can be entered and checked at www.savesmallbusiness.com

3) The business must have been affected negatively by the COVID-19 crisis.

The granted funds must be used for business expenses. Grant awards will be issued on a rolling basis each week, depending on the availability of funds.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has not disclosed the total funds available for this program.

To learn more, please check out the details on CGA’s COVID-19 Business Resource Page or the website www.savesmallbusiness.com

If you have questions or need further clarification, please contact a CGA Business or Employment Law Attorney.


CGA’s latest blog posts.

CGA Law Firm is Pleased to Announce that Evan Gabel has been named to the Leadership York Board of Directors

Leadership York aims to educate, unite, and motivate people to take on leadership roles within the York community. The organization was founded in 1978 and boasts over 4,200 graduates from its six programs. Those graduates provide leadership to more than 250 nonprofit organizations and serve thousands of constituents in state and local government. Leadership York…

Continue Reading CGA Law Firm is Pleased to Announce that Evan Gabel has been named to the Leadership York Board of Directors

Sting Operations: Navigating Beekeeping Laws in Pennsylvania

All throughout Pennsylvania, an increasingly common sight is emerging: backyard beekeepers tending to personal hives and enjoying fresh honey. As interest in sustainable living, organic foods, and environmental stewardship grows, so too does the fascination with beekeeping. This ancient practice is experiencing a modern resurgence across the Keystone State, where enthusiasts are not only drawn…

Continue Reading Sting Operations: Navigating Beekeeping Laws in Pennsylvania