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COVID-19 relief grants available for small businesses in Abilene



The Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program administered by the Community Foundation of Abilene opens April 5th.

Grants from $2,500 up to $50,000 are available.

The total funding for the program is more than $500,000.

You can register to attend two public informational sessions held via zoom on March 29 and April 13 to find out how your business can take advantage.

You can find more information and register at

  • The program is funded through a grant to the City of Abilene, Texas Government from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Coronavirus Aid, Relief Economic Security Act (CARES Act).
  • Grants will provide pandemic-relief grant funding to eligible small businesses impacted by COVID-19 that operate in Abilene, Texas.
  • These funds do not need to be paid back.