SHCCNJ Encourages Small Businesses to Apply for Emergency Assistance Grant

As we all continue to cope with the coronavirus pandemic, business is being hit hard.  This morning, the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey sent out an email encouraging small businesses across the state to apply for a grant beginning on Friday.

The email is below with all of the details:

Dear SHCCNJ Members-We would like to encourage you to apply to this grant that opens this Friday, April 3rd, 2020 at (9:00 am).

This Grant Program will provide up to $5,000 to NJ-based SMEs that have between 1–10 full-time equivalent employees (“FTE”). The grant funding is targeted as unrestricted payroll and working capital support, and cannot be used for any capital expenses, including construction. (More details here:

We have attached a document that explains eligibility and gives you a clear screenshot of the application you will have to fill out on Friday.

We encourage you to:

  1. Download the attached document.
  2. Read the Eligibility Requirements included on Page 3.
  3. Take a look at the Application screenshots on pages 4-12, and familiarize yourself with the information you will have to provide this Friday.
  4.  Click here to access the document.

The SHCCNJ is here to guide you and support you during these challenging times. We look forward to hearing from you, #familia!

Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of NJ


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