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Innovation Collaborative Funding Opportunity - Matching Grant

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Innovation Collaborative Funding Opportunity - Matching Grant

Time: August 6, 2020 to August 28, 2020
Location: New Haven
Website or Map: http://www.nhvinnovation.com
Event Type: supporting, local, business, entrepreneurs, and, workers
Organized By: Michael Harris, New Haven Innovation Collaborative
Latest Activity: Aug 17

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Dear New Haven Neighbors, Colleagues, Entrepreneurs, Wealth-Builders, Small Business Owners, Activists, Advocates, Movers & Shakers:

 

New Haven  Innovation Collaborative, www.nhvinnovation.com, is hoping to partner with organizations investing in New Haven's post-COVID economic recovery.  Funding is available as a matching grant for programs that support local businesses and workers, particularly focusing on the economic well-being and business survival of those most impacted by the COVID crisis (predominantly young Black and Latinx residents and the service industry).   

Applications are due August 28th. Projects selected can expect to have their award confirmed by the end of September; we expect funding to be available beginning in November. Another funding round will be announced later this fall with a submission deadline in January. 

 Please feel invited to share this opportunity with any organization or person that you think would be interested. You can email Michael Harris directly with questions or for assistance developing ideas and completing the application online.   Contact info:

 

Michael Harris, Director

New Haven Innovation Collaborative

mharris@nhvinnovation.com

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