Shoshone, Benewah, and Kootenai Counties Small Business Recovery Fund

The Shoshone, Benewah and Kootenai Counties Small Business Recovery Fund provides microgrants to small businesses with zero to five employees (including owners) in Shoshone, Benewah and Kootenai Counties who did not qualify for, would not benefit from, or missed the opportunity to receive Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL), Paycheck Protection Program Funding (PPP), the Idaho Rebound Grant, or other state funding). The funds will cover limited expenses such as rent/mortgage and utilities. Grant amounts are up to $1,000. Funds are […]

Gov. Little announces criteria, timelines for small businesses to apply for Idaho Rebound cash grants

Governor Brad Little announced today the full eligibility criteria and process for small businesses to apply for an Idaho Rebound cash grant. Governor Little announced last week that $300 million in cash grants will be made available to Idaho small businesses impacted by COVID-19. No other state in the country is putting up more money in direct cash support for small businesses. Cash grants of up to $10,000 will be directly deposited into the bank accounts for eligible businesses. More […]

Idaho Rebounds Cash grants Announced

Governor Brad Little announced plans today for more than 30,000 Idaho small businesses to receive Idaho Rebound cash grants, a $300 million investment in Idaho’s small business employers. News of the cash grants comes as Governor Little announced Idaho has met the criteria to enter Stage 1 of the reopening plan on May 1. Cash grants of up to $10,000 will be available to small businesses. Businesses will be eligible if they have not already received an SBA-backed Payroll Protection […]

COVID-19 Community Response and Recovery Fund

The Innovia Foundation launches COVID-19 Community Response and recovery funds for Eastern Washington and North Idaho.Local philanthropic, government, and business partners have joined together to create 2 COVID-19 Response and Recovery Funds that will rapidly deploy resources to community-based organizations at the frontlines of the region’s coronavirus outbreak in Eastern Washington and North Idaho. The funds are designed to complement the work of public health officials, medical providers, businesses and governments to expand regional capacity addressing the outbreak as effectively […]

Idaho COVID-19 Resources

A Stay at Home Order in in place for all Idaho citizens. The situation is changing rapidly, so it’s important for everyone to have access to current and accurate information.Visit the state’s official site for up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic. The shut-down is impacting businesses throughout the state.Idaho Commerce is providing assistance to business owners. To learn more about state and federal programs, click the link below. U.S. Small Business Administration is here to help business with a variety […]