Hawaii State FCU awards grants to two local businesses

Oahu-based businesses Dawn Patrol Assessments and Fitgevity are the first recipients of Hawaii State Federal Credit Union's inaugural small business grant program. Both companies are being awarded $5,000 to grow and/or expand their operations. And.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

State announces $16.5 million in funds for local counties to attract businesses, create jobs and expand energy infrastructure

The Wolf administration announced plans to offer $16.5 million in grants and loans for projects that attract new businesses, create jobs and expand energy infrastructure. All of the funding will be offered for approved Business In Our Sites (BOS) project.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2020

City"s grant program awards nearly $1M to 79 local businesses in first round. What"s next?

A federally funded city government program for small businesses awarded its first round of grants on Tuesday, issuing a combined $880,000 to 79 Charlotte companies. The grants are part of a $30 million initiative aimed at helping small businesse.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Coronavirus notebook: OTR business grants; local Kroger test site opens; fair canceled

A roundup of coronavirus news across the Tri-State for May 27: OTR CHAMBER GRANTS: Small businesses in Over-the-Rhine and Pendleton that have experienced a significant decline in revenue and other losses during the Covid-19 crisis have until 11:59 p......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 27th, 2020

Seven coronavirus relief loans, grants for local businesses to apply for

Governments and nonprofits at the federal, state and local levels are pitching in to help small businesses as their revenue is cut short......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2020

These are the 27 local companies who will win Ignite Buffalo grants

As part of its visit to Buffalo, Facebook is investing $1 million into local small businesses. The program, dubbed Ignite Buffalo, will see 27 companies earn grants that include four $50,000 awards, three $100,000 awards, and 20 $25,000 grants, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

Hawaii Technology Development Corp. awarded $125,000 SBIR grant

The Hawaii Technology Development Corp. landed a $125,000 Small Business Innovation Research grant, awarded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Through the Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, the SBA awards 24 SBIR grants to sta.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018

A look at what"s in Amazon"s new deal with Virginia

Virginia regularly awards grants, tax breaks and other goodies to businesses that move to the state or expand their operations, sometimes even for small projects that produce just a dozen or so jobs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2018

Local gym owner sues state, local authorities for damages after Covid-19 closures

The gym owner alleges the businesses incurred $584,000 in damages due to stay-at-home orders and loss of membership revenue......»»

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Hawaii to receive $500K to help local businesses promote products overseas

The funding, which was provided by the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2020

2020 Diversity in Business Awards: How Elevate Orlando widens the field of qualified job candidates for local businesses

The nonprofit provides academic guidance, career counseling and mentorship for more than 2,000 low-income students in the region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2020

Three Hawaii businesses receive $1.2M in grants to locally manufacture PPE

Three Hawaii businesses were awarded grants administrated by the HTDC and DBEDT to manufacture PPE locally. More than $1.2 million in grants, appropriated from CARES Act funds, were allocated between the three businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2020

Retail Merchants of Hawaii launches second commercial rent survey

The data collected from the survey will be used to provide state and county government leaders with a clearer picture of the impact that accumulating commercial rent is having on Isle businesses as they endure another government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2020

This local bank originated the most Paycheck Protection Program loans in Hawaii

Central Pacific Bank reported the highest market share of Paycheck Protection Program loans dispersed by any bank in any state in the U.S., according to a report by SmartAsset......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2020

Maryland discloses geographic, demographic data for businesses that received Covid-19 relief

The Maryland Department of Commerce provided new data about the demographics and locations of businesses that received Covid-19 relief grants and loans from the state......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 2nd, 2020

Six questions with the president and CEO of the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce

"The second shutdown further exacerbates the situation in an already dire situation, making the need for dedicated grants and support for their businesses even greater," Sherry Menor-McNamara, president and CEO of the Hawaii Chamber of Commerce said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2020

Tax break pitched as lift for Mass. consumers, local businesses

For the fourteenth time since 2004, the state will give shoppers buying from Massachusetts retailers this weekend a break from the state's 6.25 percent sales tax on all purchases under $2,500......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2020

Hawaii business leaders voice frustrations over lack of state planning

Hawaii’s business leaders warn that the state’s lack of planning will destroy businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2020

Placer County poised to reopen some businesses, clears state monitoring list

Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state is still working with local officials on developing new guidelines for reopening, which may not be made public until next week......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2020

Honolulu small business relief, recovery fund to include local commercial fishermen

Since the program, which helps small businesses financially recover from the economic impacts of Covid-19, launched in May — $45 million in grants has been distributed among 5,300 Oahu businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2020

Hawaii Society of Business Professionals to host webinar on what retailers can do to survive

The Hawaii Society of Business Professionals will host th webinar on Aug. 20 focusing on how local businesses can stay relevant and learn to thrive despite the challenges presented by the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2020