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Maryland Recovery Now – Carroll County Nonprofits Grant

Maryland Recovery Now – Carroll County Nonprofits Grant Nonprofit grants will be distributed based on need and employment as calculated below: 0-9 FTE employees (30+ hours per week) $10,000 10+ FTE employees (30+ hours per week) $15,000                             For information and eligibility, […]

Carroll County Accepts Maryland Relief Act of 2021 and Maryland Recovery Now Grant Funding

Westminster, MD, Thursday, April 1, 2021 – Today, the Carroll County Board of Commissioners voted to accept Maryland Relief Act of 2021 funding for Carroll County, involving four (4) new business grants from the State of Maryland including the Maryland Recovery: Nonprofits Carroll County grant. The State of Maryland Relief Act of 2021, passed in February […]

COVID Relief Grant Applications Go Live 4/6/2021 and Additional COVID-19 Relief Program

Maryland Small Business COVID Relief Grant Applications Go Live:   Maryland Department of Commerce will accept applications starting March 30 at 9 am EST through April 6 at 11:59 pm EST. Funding is extremely limited and may ultimately result in approval on a first-come, first-served basis. To apply, a business must first create an account here. Once you have […]

Governor Hogan Press Conference @ 1 & A Warning About Fraud

Governor Hogan Press Conference Today at 1:00 pm Governor Hogan will provide a COVID-19 update. Watch on Facebook, YouTube, or Twitter. Targeted EIDL Advance Mapping Tool: A new mapping tool is available to assist businesses in determining if they are located in an eligible area to qualify for a Targeted EIDL Advance.  Learn more here and visit the updated FAQs for more information.  Fraud Alert from […]

Governor Hogan Press Conference & Unemployment Fraud

Governor Hogan Press Conference Today: Governor Hogan will provide a COVID-19 update at 2:30 pm. The press conference may be streamed onFacebook, YouTube, or Twitter. Unemployment Fraud: States across the country have seen a spike in fraudsters targeting their UI programs. Bad actors and fraudsters have been using illegally obtained data to file fraudulent unemployment insurance claims.There […]

NFIB Webinar and Updates

NFIB Webinar: EIDL and PPP Loan Questions Answered. Economic Injury Disaster Loans, in particular, carry terms that may cause business owners to inadvertently default, so borrowers want to be sure to understand the rules.  Wed., July 15, 2020, 12:00 Noon.  RSVP here.   NFIB Side-by-Side Comparison of EIDL and PPP Loans Revised on July 7th. Updated version here

Maryland Back to Business Guidance

General Guidance  on re-opening, as well as new sector specific best practices for accommodations, construction and development, and personal services. Previously published guidances also for manufacturing, golf, marinas, and retail. OSHA COVID-19 resources for businesses: The information includes links to interim guidance (including OSHA enforcement policies) and other resources for preventing exposures to, and infection with, the novel coronavirus.   […]

Carroll County 2020 Census

The census is right around the corner and that means it’s time for Carroll County residents to do their constitutional duty to benefit the community. To learn more about the Census, check out the videos below or take a look at the Carroll County Government website for more information. Filling out the census documents helps […]