Empire State Development Announces “Raising The Bar” Restaurant Recovery Fund
The fund will make available grants of up to $5,000 to help small restaurants. Restaurants can begin to apply on January 11, 2021.
Link to Application
-2019 Federal Business Tax Returns
-2020 Year to Date Income Statement
-Copy of SLA License
-List of eligible reimbursable Covid-response expenses incurred since 9/1/2020 (receipts if capital expenses – including equipment and/or construction) [Ray – Applicants will be able to input the list right on the application platform, but they can be pulling it together now and just upload it when the portal opens]
-Current Government-issued photo ID for every owner of 20% or more
The shelter in place and social distancing requirements has made it near impossible for some to keep their businesses functioning. It’s a scary time for many. During this unprecedented time of disruption and uncertainty, it’s important to stay updated on the help available to you.