Restaurant, Brewery and Winery Grant Program - Webinars
The Restaurant, Brewery, and Winery Relief Program will provide grants of up to $10,000 each to qualifying establishments to offset losses in revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic state shutdown orders, ensure continued operation, and assist in covering current business operating expenses, including, for example: rent, payroll, and facility modifications needed to accommodate on-site indoor and outdoor dining.
The application portal is tentatively scheduled to open on Monday, February 22, 2021 and remain open until Monday, March 1, 2021 at 12:00pm. Learn more and check back often about when the application portal is set to officially open at www.smcstrong.org.
Join one or both webinars to learn more information:
- Tuesday, February 16th 11:00 am - 12:00 pm via Zoom: REGISTER HERE
- Thursday, February 18th 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm via Zoom: REGISTER HERE
The webinars will review the pre-application process and answer questions. This information session will be recorded and available on-demand.For more information, please see the FAQs page (available in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Tagalog) here: https://www.smcstrong.org/restaurantreliefFor questions about the webinar, please email Larisa Ocañada at firstname.lastname@example.org
SBA Shuttered Venue Operators GrantThe Shuttered Venue Operators (SVO) Grant program was established by the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act, signed into law on December 27, 2020. The program includes $15 billion in grants to shuttered venues, to be administered by the SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance.Eligible entities include:
Other requirements of note:
- Live venue operators or promoters
- Theatrical producers
- Live performing arts organization operators
- Relevant museum operators, zoos and aquariums who meet specific criteria
- Motion picture theater operators
- Talent representatives, and
- Each business entity owned by an eligible entity that also meets the eligibility requirements
- Must have been in operation as of February 29, 2020
- Venue or promoter must not have applied for or received a PPP loan on or after December 27, 2020
For more information:https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/loans/coronavirus-relief-options/shuttered-venue-operators-grant
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