Small Business Emergency Relief Grant Program

Coronavirus Relief Fund Local Assistance
City of Wilmington COVID-19 Small Business Emergency Relief Grant Program

The City of Wilmington is the recipient of funds through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). The Program has been provided to allow the City of Wilmington to assist small businesses throughout the City experiencing financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds are designated to help pay costs of business interruption incurred by closures, and costs incurred to meet reopening guidelines imposed by the Ohio Department of Health. The guidelines below establish the businesses eligible for funding, the type of business expenses that can be paid or reimbursed with grant funds, and the application and award process.


Grant Criteria and Information

Grant Application


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