From new entrepreneurs starting their first venture to well-established businesses with years of experience, access to funds is a common issue that both share. One way to overcome this problem is to apply for grants to access funds to address specific issues.
The Weekly Roundup grants want to help everyone from new and student entrepreneurs to women-owned businesses of color as well as established businesses facing a variety of challenges. Check out these grants and see if you qualify to help with any funding issues you may be facing.
The first two grants from Incfile are The Fresh Start Business Grant and The Young Entrepreneur Scholarship Grant, both of which provide $2,500. The funds are for those who are just starting out, experienced entrepreneurs who are starting new ventures and student entrepreneurs. Other grants come from the Caress Dreams Fund and communities across the country with grants that are part of the American Rescue Plan Act that address everything from improvement projects to business-related challenges. Learn more about all available grants.
Small Business News Roundup – July 8, 2022
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New Google Workspace features for individual business owners
Google Workspace will soon get a new feature that allows individual business owners to generate electronic signatures within Google Docs.
New Bing Maps features could help small businesses and travelers
Bing Maps recently introduced new features that could help small businesses attract more customers by helping travelers find their way more easily. New Bing Maps Features Could Help Small Businesses and Travelers The new ‘experiences’, as Bing calls them, include a distance calculator app, a gas price map app and a parking map app.
Baltimore man indicted on charges he falsified a PPP loan and EIDL loan application
A Baltimore man is facing federal charges for allegedly filing false claims for tax benefits and identity theft. Baltimore man indicted on charges he falsified a PPP loan and EIDL loan application 37-year-old defendant Dana Lamar Antonio Hayes Jr.
Deb Brown explains: What is a Chamber of Commerce?
What is the Chamber of Commerce and how can it help your small business? According to Deb Brown, the chamber’s former executive director and co-founder of Save Your Town, you’re probably asking the wrong questions. Instead, she says look for ways you can help your chamber help you.
How Ingrid Vanderveldt is empowering a billion women entrepreneurs
Many of us have bold visions, but few act on them, especially a vision to empower one billion women. On the Small Business Radio Show this week, Ingrid Vanderveldt demonstrates this vision. She is the President and CEO of Empowering a Billion Women (EBW) and Vanderveldt Global Investments.
Facebook Pay is changing its name
Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that his Meta business empire is changing the name of its Facebook Pay payment app to Meta Pay. Facebook Pay Gets a Name Change Meta Pay will be functionally the same as Facebook Pay, so anyone who previously set up Facebook Pay won’t need to do anything new to start using Meta Pay.
Is it really possible to isolate Russia from the global economy?
The ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine is starting to cause turmoil in Europe and around the world as gas pipelines are restricted and Russia is sanctioned. Is it really possible to isolate Russia from the global economy? So far, the gas cut has not caused too much disruption, but it will be in the winter months when it will really be severe.
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