California Grants Portal – https://www.grants.ca.gov/
The Barstool Fund | Barstool Sports – https://www.barstoolsports.
LISC Small Business Relief Grants | Local Initiatives Support Corporation – https://www.lisc.org/covid-19/
Altrusa International Foundation (effective local community service programs; funding Amount: $250 – $1,000): https://www.altrusa.org/
American Association of University Women (fellowships, grants, and awards for female students): aauw.org/fga/
Big Green DAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organization) Grant (food or gardening organization can for $10-50K): https://biggreen-dao-app.
EideBailly’s Resourcefullness Award Program (nonprofits developing outstanding initiatives for their communities): https://www.eidebailly.com/
Small Business Grants: https://smallbiztrends.com/
Small Business Grants, Loans and Programs (57 Options): https://www.uschamber.com/co/
Minority-Owned Business Grants: https://helloskip.com/blog/
Women-Owned Small Business Grants (5 Options): https://howtostartanllc.com/
Women-Owned Business Grants (14 Options): https://huckleberry.com/blog/
Women-Focused Guide for Grants, Funding, Scholarships: https://www.grantsforwomen.
Antares REACH Grant Program (emphasis on businesses preparing for next growth stage; operated by historically underrepresented entrepreneurs; provide important community services): https://loom.ly/FjdsJIE
California Grants Portal: https://www.grants.ca.gov/
The Barstool Fund by Barstool Sports: https://www.barstoolsports.
LISC Small Business Relief Grants (Local Initiatives Support Corporation): https://www.lisc.org/covid-19/
Stellantis and the National Business League Annual National Black Supplier Development Program: https://lnkd.in/ecBE86X7
Maryland’s Procurement Forecast Portal for Fiscal Year 2023 – This database tool is populated with solicitations of $100,000 or greater. It comprises both new and recurring items, including task orders issued under master contracts. Users can choose from six different options to focus their search. By downloading search results to Excel, expanded information is provided, such as the buyer’s name and contact information. Small businesses looking for contracting opportunities below $100,000 will find that many state agencies also include information on projected contracts between $15,000 and $99,999. FY2023 Procurement Forecast Portal
Specialized Vendor Training to Navigate eMMA – If you want to be a subcontractor or prime contractor in the state contracting arena, eMaryland Marketplace Advantage (eMMA) is a critical tool. These three webinars will teach how to navigate this platform and best utilize its full scope of features, tools, and functionality. Free.
August 10, 2022 @ 3pm – Introduction to eMMA for Vendors
August 17, 2022 @ 3pm – Increasing Your Visibility on eMMA
GRANT & RESOURCE OPPORTUNITIES – 08/08/2022
The Food Planet Prize will award $2 million to two winners with innovative solutions to help us shift to sustainable food systems within a ten-year timeframe. https://www.connectiveimpact.
USAID released all August calls for proposals, requests for information and other notices of funding. Great resources all in one spot! https://www.workwithusaid.org/
New partnership between IKEA Social Entrepreneurship, Cisco Foundation and NESsT will help support Ukrainian refugees with new forms of income and job creation. https://www.
August 31, 2022 @ 2pm – Responding to Solicitations
I am a business owner operating effectively but looking to learn how to take my business to the next level and earn some more mullah!