• Update: CARES Grant for Greene County Small Businesses

    For Release On : September 17, 2020 

    • Must have a physical storefront (e.g. bar, restaurant, retail, barbershop, etc.) and/or be an allowable home office as reported in the most recently filed tax return 
    • Must be current on all federal, state, and local taxes 
    • Must be in compliance with federal, State of Ohio, and local small business requirements 
    Ineligible businesses include: 
    • Adult entertainment establishments 
    • Banks, savings and loans, or credit unions 
    • E-commerce only companies 
    • Liquor/wine stores 
    • Non-profits 
    • Vaping stores 
    • Tobacco stores 
    • Cannabis dispensaries 
    • Franchised businesses not locally owned and independently operated 
    Applications for the CARES Grant for Greene County Small Businesses programs can be accessed at: https://www.co.greene.oh.us/1688/CARES-Grant-for-Greene-County-Small-Busi 
    Applications for this program are being accepted now and will continue to be accepted until all funds for this program have been depleted or until October 30th, 2020. 
    About the Greene County Department of Development 
    The Greene County Department of Development promotes Community and Economic Development within the County. Working with local jurisdictions, the Greene County 
    Department of Development works to retain, expand and attract new jobs and businesses in the Greene County region while promoting and initiating community development improvement projects to enhance the quality of life for Greene County residents. For any questions regarding the Greene County Department of Development, contact Director of Development Eric Henry at: ehenry@co.greene.oh.us or (937) 562-5007.