The CDC Founders First is awarding grants of $60,000 to 20 small businesses in Philadelphia/New Jersey. The program qualifications are below:
- Must be located in the Philadelphia/New Jersey metro area (Philadelphia, Camden, Burlington, Mercer, Morris and Essex Counties)
- Must have a current staff of 2-20 employees
- Will have the ability to add 1-2+ net new premium wage jobs in the next 12 months
- Founder must be Black, Indigenous, Person of Color, LGBTQIA+, Military Veteran, Woman, or located in a Low to Moderate Income area
- Be a for-profit company with annual revenues between $100K and $3 million
The application deadline is August 20, 2021. Please email them at email@example.com with any questions about the Job Creators Quest Grant.