School districts across the state will have flexibility on how the federal funding will be spent. Leaders are required to submit reports, detailing how they’re spending it and those reports will be public.
The U.S. Small Business Administration says it will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program loan portal to eligible lenders with $1 billion or less in assets for First and Second Draw applications on Friday, Jan. 15.
Their newest initiative is the #BoostCrew, a group that will target a business for a period of time and focus on driving business to their door. They will use platforms like social media to encourage people to take $20 dollars a week and put it back into the community
With reductions in the size of social gatherings due to COVID-19, many are compensating by buying gifts for their loved ones. A recent survey says that more than 50% of Americans feel pressured to overspend on gifts this holiday.
Beginning Sep. 25, the application process for a small business grant opens up to Pima County residents outside city and town jurisdictions with small businesses that have faced difficulties during COVID-19.