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Madison County’s Small Business Assistance Grant Program will invest up to $300,000 in the County’s small businesses. The Small Business Assistance Grant Program will allow small businesses access to a maximum $5,000 per applicant in grant money to cover normal business expenses, including employee wages, vendor bills, rent, utilities and employee/customer safety costs to help offset the temporary loss of revenue due to COVID-19. The Federal Cares Act has provided the funding for this County program.

Businesses financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic may apply for a one-time cash payment through the County’s Small Business Assistance Grant Program which is designed to assist small businesses in need of short-term assistance due to disruption of business operations and loss of revenue as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. To be eligible for the County’s Small Business Assistance Grant Program, businesses must meet the requirements listed in the eligibility section.

Eligible for-profit businesses will be required to provide the documentation listed in the application to verify their eligibility.

Eligible business will be required to pledge in good faith to make all efforts to remain operational after applicable local and state emergency guidelines are removed and commit to following the COVID-19 Prevention Measures recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Application packets can be picked up at the following location during the normal business hours:

Madison County Clerk of Court
125 SW Range Ave
Madison, FL 32340

Madison County announces the availability of $175,000 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act. Application packets can be emailed, faxed, or mailed to you upon request by contacting Suwannee River Economic Council, Inc. at 386-362-4115 ext 233 or via email at [email protected], or it can be downloaded and printed from the SREC, Inc. website at  Applications will be accepted beginning August 10, 2020 and will continue to be accepted until December 29, 2020 or until funds have been exhausted.  For additional information please contact Suwannee River Economic Council, Inc. at 386-362-4115 ext. 233, or [email protected].

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