Penn-Northwest Opens Relief Grant Applications Feb. 22

SHARON, Pa. – Penn-Northwest Development Corp. will begin taking applications for virus relief grants from businesses in Mercer County Feb. 22.

Grants, funded by the Cares Act, up to $10,000 will be awarded to help businesses retain or add employees. Applications will be available on Penn-Northwest’s website beginning at 8 a.m. Feb. 22; more information will be available on the website at that time. The deadline to apply is 4:30 p.m. March 26.

Applicants will be screened by Penn-Northwest before the applications are passed on to the appropriate municipality. Eligible awardees will be approved at municipal meeting then sent for invoicing to the Mercer County Community Development Block Grant coronavirus program. The entire approval could take up to 60 days.

For more information, contact Penn-Northwest at  724 662 3705.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.