Community Business Resouce Council

Grant Criteria



What is the Criteria To Receive A Service Grant?

​Our Board of Directors and Advisory Committee set the basic grant criteria. Our service grants are designed for small-to-midsized businesses and nonprofit organizations who are poised for financial growth; but may simply need technical and staff assistance from a team of highly skilled proefssionals to successfully implement these plans.


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Applicants must meet the following selection criteria:

    • Small-to-medium sized business or nonprofit corporation filed with the Secretary of State Office
    • Gross annual revenue between $125,000 and $27 million in the most recent fiscal year
    • Minimum two (2) years of operating as a small-to-medium sized business or nonprofit
    • Minimum of three (3) employees - but no more than five hundred (500) employees
    • Must be operating in one of the following industries:
      • Agriculture
      • Construction
      • Education
      • Health Care
      • Manufactures & Distributors
      • Nonprofit Organizations
      • Professional Services
      • Real Estate
      • Restaurant
      • Retail

What are the deadlines to apply for a service grant?

We award service grants four (4) times throughout the year. If you miss a deadline, your application may be considered for the next round. Service grant applications must be received by the following deadline dates:

  • January 25, 2016
  • April 25, 2016
  • July 25, 2016
  • October 25, 2016