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Sometimes, nonprofits and state or local governments offer economic development grants directly to small businesses. Check with your local and state governments for local grant opportunities. Visit grants.gov to search for federal grants that might apply to your business.Are there any small business grants in California?
Although the federal government does not publically provide grants for starting and expanding a business, in California, some small business grants are given to business owners to start and grow their ventures, and grant recipients do not have to pay back the funding from government.How are SBA grants used to help small businesses?
SBA provides limited grant funding to eligible community organizations to promote entrepreneurship and certain businesses in specific industries. Please visit our COVID-19 Relief Options page for information about COVID-19 financial assistance programs for businesses, non-profits, and faith-based organizations.What's the difference between a small business loan and a grant?
While both help you get money for your business, grants and small business loansare different beasts. The main difference between a grant and a loan is repaid. Loans require you to repay the money you borrow, a grant does not.