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‘Reopen Montgomery’ Small Business Grant Program Unveils Website with Information on How Businesses Could Get Grants of Up to $5,000 to Assist with Reopening Expenses

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The “Reopen Montgomery” Small Business Grant Program, which was created by the Montgomery County Council with the support of County Executive Marc Elrich, has launched a website that will allow small business owners to learn about the $14 million program. The site also has information on how to apply for grants, which could be as much as $5,000.

Businesses may be eligible for grants for reopening reimbursable expenditures they have incurred, and will incur, between March 16, 2020 and 30 days following the date when the County starts Phase 3 reopening. The County is still operating under Phase 2 reopening guidelines.

Details on the program and application information—in English and Spanish—can be found at

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Release ID: 20-373
Media Contact: Barry Hudson 240-300-7348