Sherburne County Creates COVID-19 Business Relief Fund

Sherburne County Creates COVID-19 Business Relief Fund Click to Enlarge Photo: Pixabay

(KNSI) - Officials in Sherburne County say they have created a COVID-19 Business Relief Fund.

The fund is being established to provide temporary support to local small businesses affected by the pandemic.

A one time grant of up to $30,000 is available to qualifying businesses in Sherburne County with up to 50 full-time equivalent employees that can demonstrate their business was "directly and adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic."

A press release from Sherburne County says funds may be used for rent or mortgage payments, payroll for current employees, working capital, and operational costs such as inventory and utility payments.

Applications are being accepted between now and August 31.

To apply or learn more, click here.