Baraga County Economic Development Corporation
The COVID-19 (coronavirus) is a part of our world today and is impacting business, the economy and the health of our communities. As we talk with businesses, a number have inquired about how others are responding to or are preparing for disruptions due to the virus. Check out this page for some great resources. Need assistance? Contact Mary Myers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michigan Small Business Restart Grant Program
The $100 million Michigan Small Business Restart Program, will work to reduce the economic impact of the ongoing pandemic on Michigan small businesses and workers. The U.P. will receive $4.5 million to be awarded to qualifying businesses in the region. The Application deadline is August 5, 2020 at 11:59 pm. Applicants can apply for up to $20,000 in grant funds.
Michigan Agricultural Safety Grant Program
The $15 million Michigan Agricultural Safety Grant Program will provide economic assistance for Michigan farms and agricultural processors to mitigate risks of the COVID-19 virus across the state’s food production industry. Applications open July 15.