Arkansas Congress has approved an additional $55 million free grant program to help get through the COVID-19 pandemic. These funds are for personal protective equipment, hand sanitizer, deep cleaning, and other expenses related to protecting employees from the COVID-19 virus.
This will be a first come first serve application; however, unlike last week the applications will stay open for a full two days (Tomorrow and Wednesday).
The grants are for $1,000 per employee, a maximum of 100 employees.
The website link is:
https://www.arkansasedc.com/covid19resources/business-resources/ready-for-business-grant-program/While it says unavailable at the current moment it will become available at 8:00 am tomorrow. I encourage you to go ahead and follow the link to review the required information and grant guidelines.
If this is something you feel that will benefit your Company I encourage you to apply early to increase your chances of receiving a grant. Please let us know if you have any questions.