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The Power Forward Small Business Grant For Black-Owned Business

The Power Forward Small Business Grant For Black-Owned Business

Power Forward Small Business Grant

The Power Forward Small Business Grant Program provides financial assistance to block-owned small businesses in order to help them grow and thrive. Vistaprint and the Boston Celtics Shamrock Foundation launched the Power Forward Small Business Grant in partnership with NAACP and announced a combined commitment of $1 million.

Learn More About The Program.

The Power Forward Small business grants program was established as part of the Power Forward initiative. This program is designed to provide small businesses with access to capital so that they can grow and expand.

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The Power Forward Small Biz Grant Program is an innovative new approach to helping black entrepreneurs. After granted, they can start and grow successful businesses. It provides small businesses with access to funding up to $25,000.

How To Submit An Application.

Applications must be submitted online for Power Forward Grants. You will need to provide the following information after creating an account:
1) Company Name
2) Contact Information (Name, Address, Phone Number)
3) Description of the business
4) and more required details

Grant Qualifications

The business must be black-owned with an employee limit of between 1-25. There is also the area requirement and the coverage area is Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, or select areas of Connecticut. The application process is simple, just fill out the form below and submit it. Once they review your submission, they will contact you within two weeks to let you know whether or not you were selected. If you are selected, they will send you an email with instructions on how to proceed.

Round 3 Recipients

We are excited to announce our third round of recipients. This round includes new companies that will receive grants to grow and expand their business. These companies are:

Owned by: Shabranae Patton
Boston Innovation Outlet Inc
Owned by: Tyson Bolling

Distinguish Catering
Owned by: Jessica Zeon

Hangry the Donut Bar
Owned by: Erica McClain

Owned by: Charmain F. Jackman, PhD

Little Cocoa Bean Co.
Owned by: Tracy Skelly

Live Like A Local Tours Boston
Owned by: Collin Knight

Owned by: Cyndi Prince

Progressive Wine Company
Owned by: TJ Douglas

R & J Texas Style BBQ
Owned by: Regina Davison

RepHAIRations Inc.
Owned by: Heidi Bailey
Revive Therapeutic Services
Owned by: Akos Antwi

Soleil Restaurant Boston
Owned by: Cheryl Straughter

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