Saturday, December 20, 2014
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Friday, December 12, 2014
Monday, December 8, 2014
Bank of Hawaii Demonstrates That Hawaii is a Great Place for Small Businesses -- Read About Their Latest Grants
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Reinvest North County Fund was created by non-profit North County Regional Development Association to provide immediate relief to small businesses in Ferguson, Missouri, which were damaged by the recent civil unrest in Ferguson. More than $100,000 in grants has been awarded.
Monday, November 24, 2014
The program is enticing for young visionary thinkers, scientists, and entrepreneurs who want an opportunity to bring their projects to life. The two-year commitment gives them a chance to see what they can do as entrepreneurs. They will learn outside the classroom by actually doing and will be supported during their fellowship by numerous resources. Candidates from around the world may apply.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Celebrating business by giving grants
The bank has a history of helping small business owners and people who are underserved. So, what better way to build on that reputation than to offer grants to new small businesses in the area. Applicants must be existing entrepreneurial enterprises who are located within the bank's service areas. This includes Washington DC, Prince Georges County MD, Montgomery County, Fairfax County VA, the City of Arlington VA and the city of Alexandria VA.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Recent grants awarded
Grants are awarded for projects that will result in clean water, clean air, waste recycling and a number of initiatives, all of which make a significant difference in the environment. The grants are part of the Small Business Innovation Research program, run by the EPA to encourage small businesses to develop new technology that helps clean the environment.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Organizations may be dedicated to benefiting a geographic area within the U.S. or result in global benefits. In addition, grant consideration is given to organizations whose work directly improves the lives of women and other disadvantaged groups.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
32 happy winners!
Thirty businesses each received grants of $10,000 each, and two businesses each received grants of $100,000. The grant program was started by Detroit government, development and charitable leaders who believe in the importance of small businesses in their community. They believe that through the grant program, it will not only boost small businesses in the city but within the two surrounding communities it surrounds.