The for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations have experienced economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Small businesses, Micro-businesses, and For-profit independent arts and cultural organizations must be currently viable and have begun operation on or before March 1, 2019, and continue to be in operation as of the date of application (maybe shuttered due to COVID restrictions).
Please visit the website https://nysmallbusinessrecovery.com/ and view the flyer below for more information.
And join in on June 29th, 2021, at 10 AM for a comprehensive webinar to learn more.
Jerome DuVal, Executive Vice President & Executive Director, Division of Minority and Women’s Business Development, Empire State Development
Presented by Lendistry, the grant administrator, and the Division of Small Business & Technology Development at Empire State Development.
The New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program was created to provide flexible grant assistance to currently viable small businesses, micro-businesses, and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations in the State of New York that has experienced economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Photo credit: Michelle Cruz East Harlem.