🛑 PLEASE STOP AND READ!! THEN APPLY ‼️‼️‼️
❌❌ THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT UPDATE on the ARKANSAS READY for BUSINESS GRANT PROGRAM:❌
‼️‼️PLEASE SHARE WITH SMALL BUSINESSES‼️‼️
❌ Please note that eligible expenditures include:
📌 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
📍 No-contact thermometers for employees And customers
📌 No-contact Point of Sale (POS) payment equipment
📍 Supplies And disinfectants to initially deep clean premises and for use on an ongoing basis
📌 Also included are expenses associated with hiring a third party to perform periodic deep cleaning services
📍 Hand sanitizer stations
📌 Restocking of necessary supplies/raw materials
📍 Expenses associated with reconfiguring business to meet recommended health and safety guidelines, signage, marketing and other one-time expenses associated with reopening or resuming normal operations.
❌ The program will utilize federal funds provided to the state of Arkansas through the CARES Act.
🔴 When submitting an application please have ready:
‼️ Driver’s License of authorized business representative
‼️ Signed W9
‼️ Certificate of Good Standing from Secretary of State (Business License or Sales Tax Permit for Sole Proprietors)
‼️‼️ AEDC will be accepting applications Tuesday, May 5th from 8:00am – 6:00pm and AND Wednesday, May 6th from 8:00am – 6:00pm.
❌❌ Businesses that have already successfully submitted an application DO NOT need to reapply‼️