Local Incentives

Small Business CARES Act Grant

This program is offered pursuant to funding received by Martin County, through the federal Coronavirus Relief Fund for State, Territorial, Local and Tribal Governments (the “Fund”), established under Section 601(a) of the Social Security Act, as added by Section 5001 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) to provide emergency assistance to small businesses located in Martin County. Businesses that have been adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic that meet the following eligibility criteria may apply to receive grants of $500 to $10,000.00 for reimbursement of eligible expenses. Businesses are encouraged to report all eligible expenses as larger grant amounts may be available depending on number of applications received and the amount of eligible expenses.

*The grant application will be available starting October 20th, 2020, on a first-come first-served basis, until funds are exhausted. Applications will be accepted through November 4, 2020.

Link to CARES Act Grant Requirements
Link to CARES Act Grant Application

Completed applications, with all required documentation, must be submitted to the  Fairmont Chamber of Commerce.

Fairmont Chamber of Commerce
323 E Blue Earth Ave
PO Box 826
Fairmont, MN 56031
finance@fairmontchamber.org

For questions contact:

Martin County
Bryan Stading
507-344-7897
bryan@rcef.net

Fairmont Chamber of Commerce
323 E Blue Earth Ave
PO Box 826
Fairmont, MN 56031
finance@fairmontchamber.org

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