October 21, 2020 –  Bedford County CARES Grant Program Round 2 Now Open for Small Business, Tourism and Non-Profit Organizations:

The Bedford County Commissioners have opened up a second round of funding for small businesses and eligible non-profit organizations. Please review and complete the information below by October 30, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. For questions and to submit applications email Makayla Bollman at mbollman@bedfordcountypa.org.

Documentation is required to support all applications. Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Please note your DCED eligibility form must be completed with supporting financial documentation to be considered. The county understands that some non-profits may not have financial revenue loss to complete the DCED form; however, non-profits should clearly document on the Revenue Loss Worksheet (Attachment B) any loss associated with fundraising, donations, or any other eligible DCED criteria. For questions on eligible expenses please email Makayla Bollman at mbollman@bedfordcountypa.org.

Quick Links for CARES Grant:

The Bedford County Commissioners recently awarded $632,539.98 to non-profits and small businesses throughout Bedford County. Click the link below to view the detailed awards for Round 1 of the county’s grant program.

Small Business Administration (SBA) Announces Ro-Opening of Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) for Businesses in All Industries

EIDL Program Reopens Application Process for All Industries

After more than a month, the Small Business Administration has finally reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan and Advance Emergency Grant program. Small business applicants from all industries may now immediately apply for assistance. LEARN MORE

QUICK LINK TO SBA Page for EIDL Applications