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Small Business Center

American Express Offers $2.3 Million in Grant Funding to Small Businesses

March 28, 2023

American Express and Main Street America just launched the second year of their Backing Small Businesses grant program. This year, they’re offering $2.3 million in grants. Eligible businesses can receive as much as $5,000 to enhance their businesses. Priority will be given to applicants who use the funding to improve, revitalize or expand an existing small business in older and historic downtowns and neighborhood commercial districts nationwide. The deadline to apply is April 7.

For more information and to apply, click here.

By Rebecca Meiser

Contributor, Commerce + Communities Today and Small Business Center

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