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A new pilot program to support the City’s Southeast Community, the Micro Enterprise Grant Program, has been established to assist in the creation and growth of viable micro-businesses in the City of Newport News.
One–time grant amount between $500 and $3,500
- Counseling Sessions
- Small Business
- Technical Assistance
- Business Plan Development
- Ongoing guidance
HOW ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?
- Five (5) or fewer employees or persons that plan to create such an entity
- Be a for profit Micro Enterprise Business
- Be located or locating within the defined geographic area
- Be Low to Moderate Income (LMI) and/or the business must service a LMI area
- Have a Newport News Business License
- Be current on all local taxes or fees
- Complete pre-approved counseling sessions or workshop