Franklin County Quick Strike New Programming
Franklin County Quick Strike Fund for Minority and Women-owned Small Businesses – Columbus Urban League’s Resiliency Focus Project (“RFP”)
The Columbus Urban League will create a Resiliency Focus Project for Minorities, Women & Small Businesses which will provide clients with access to counseling; technical assistance and information regarding available financial products specifically targeted for small businesses owned by minorities and small businesses.
For assistance or information on this program please call Melinda Carter (614) 736-9255 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit https://www.cul.org/mbac/.
Franklin County Quick Strike Fund for Recently Unemployed – Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio
Franklin County is partnering with the Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio to assist residents whose employment has been suspended or terminated due to efforts to mitigate the COVID 19 virus. The Workforce Development Board will engage residents in opportunities to acquire additional skills and credentials. Up to $250 dollars of benefits will be available to each applicant.
Recently unemployed residents work the Workforce Development Board for a minimum of two weeks on various trainings and career-readiness counseling and then are eligible for a $250 stipend for assistance in the immediate few weeks after being furloughed or laid-off. For assistance or information on this program please reach out to: FCSkillBoost@wdbco.org or https://www.wdbco.org/contact-us.
Franklin County Quick Strike Loan Fund for Small Businesses – Economic and Community Development Institute
Franklin County is partnering with the Economic and Community Development Institute to provide an additional $500,000 in small business loan funds to leverage an additional $1.5 million in funds to loan to businesses throughout Franklin County.
As bank credit becomes ever more tight and restrictive various viable small business will still need financing. This program helps Franklin County small businesses in opening up additional capital immediately.
For assistance or information on this program please reach out to: Steve Fireman email@example.com (614) 559-0113 or https://www.ecdi.org/invest/loan-program