Small Business Grant Assistance
In partnership with the City of Grand Rapids, Local First is offering technical assistance to local businesses who have lost revenue during the pandemic.
The Small Business and Microenterprise Grant is available to businesses who:
- Have a for-profit businesses model
- With a brick and mortar space
- Located in the City of Grand Rapids Community Development General Target Area
- And 25 or fewer employees
If you get stuck, Local First can help!
Get One-on-One SupportContact Local First at email@example.com OR via phone (616) 808-3788.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is a DUNS Number and where do I find/create mine?
The Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) Number is a unique nine-digit identifier for businesses.
Where can I find my EIN Number?
An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number, and is used to identify a business entity.
I don't remember what month and year my business was incorporate. How can I find out?
What documents do I need in order to apply?
Businesses must upload at least TWO of the following documents: