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Round 2 – CDBG – Grant For Small Business Located In The City Of Yakima – CLOSED – No longer taking applications

This financial relief aid is funded through the Community Development Block Grant. Funds are available on a limited basis. Please note that submitting an application does not guarantee a grant award.

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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

THE BUSINESS MUST…

  • Be a for-profit business

  • Have five or fewer employees, including owner(s)

  • The business is physically located in the city limits of the City of Yakima (in a commercial space)

  • The business must have a current City of Yakima Business License

  • Have been in operation for at least one year, as of the time of completing this application

The business owner, who is applying, must meet the Community Development Block Grant low to moderate household income criteria for the City of Yakima (see below).

Do I meet CDBG's income levels?

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT’S LOW TO MODERATE INCOME LEVELS

To meet the CDBG’s criteria, the business owner’s household gross income, based on their household size, must be less than the listed amount seen on this table.

What can I use the funds for?

These funds can be used for day-to-day operation and inventory  costs incurred as of March 27, 2020 through February 28, 2021.

PAYROLL

RENT

UTILITIES

What do I need to apply?

The business owner will need the following documents to apply for this financial business relief program.

THE OWNER’S …

  • Driver’s license

  • Personal tax return for 2019

  • Last two pay stubs (if applicable)

  • Supplemental Security Income status (if applicable)

THE BUSINESS’S…

  • Washington State business license

  • DUNS number (YCDA can help you get a DUNS number)

  • Documents that prove at least a 25% loss of revenue due to COVID-19

  • Monthly operating expenses

  • Documentation proving the number of employees (if applicable)

Where can I apply?

This grant program has CLOSED.