What's Next For Your Business?
The most impactful business challenge is timing. Ensuring sustainable growth and expansion has some practical steps to collect information and evaluate next steps. Keeping up with market changes can be built with strategic partnerships and networking. Understanding what the market will bear and solving productivity problems is part of our relationship with you.
We want to meet with you to consider your build out within the City of Fort Myers, retain and identify new sales channel and find ways to move your projects forward efficiently.
You don't need to feel overwhelmed. There are many resources available to you. We want to know the challenges facing your business and help to develop your competitive advantage. Reach out for a business grow visit and tour of your location.
There are grants available for businesses. Each has guidelines that may or may not fit your business. It is always best to go directly to the source of the funds to clarify whether or not you can apply for grant funds. Keep in mind there are deadlines to access funding. Best of luck!
Small Business Recovery Fund requires applications submitted by March 19, 2021
FEDEX Small Business Grant Contest entries close on March 9, 2021
SBA: Information on U.S. Federal Fair Labors Act event is on March 11, 2021 and explains what you should know about minimum wage and overtime requirements.
SBA Grants for Performance Venues Impacted by Covid-19 Grant available for business that were Shuttered Venue Operators and frequently asked questions. Find out if your business qualifies for assistance.
SBA Funding options under the Paycheck Protection Program has the most up-to-date information. The options have changed since the original program and you should read directly from the SBA to understand the new rules to apply for funding.
Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster LOAN has been extended to December 31, 2021 for business who have not applied for funds in the past for this loan.