The City of New Castle is providing grants up to $10,000 to businesses who have been impacted by COVID. To qualify, the business must meet all the following criteria:
1. Located within City limits.
2. A for-profit business.
3. Annual revenues under $1 million.
4. Owned by or employ low or moderate-income people.
5. Fully spent all other government funding received due to COVID.
If you believe your business may be eligible, please contact Danielle Rich at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-323-1950. Applications are available online at https://www.newcastlepa.org/2021/09/cdbg-application-for-business-relief/. Interested applicants are encouraged to contact Ms. Rich before applying to confirm eligibility.
Grant funding is being provided by the Community Development Block Grant administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. $126,000 has been allocated to this program and applications will be accepted until all funds have been awarded.