Greats Streets is hosting information sessions with their community partners to inform, educate, and assist small businesses with the Great Streets Small Business Retail Grant application. The purpose of this grant is to transform emerging commercial corridors into thriving and inviting neighborhood centers by investing in existing small businesses, attracting new businesses, increasing the District’s tax base, and creating new job opportunities for District residents.
Business owners can use the grant funds to renovate the interior or exterior of their storefront, purchase equipment, and a portion can be spent on soft costs.
As a small business owner(s) you can receive:
- Individual grant of up to $50,000
- Buildings with two businesses, grant of up to $75,000
- Buildings with three businesses, grant of up to $100,000