I bought our small town flower shop in April of 2019. Since then we have had to completely gut the building due to major water damage. We have now found that all the electrical and HVAC needs to be updated. I finally have everything in the 1800's building gutted and now ready to start putting back together but have exhausted all of my reserves. I have been told by several friends that being a sole female owner of small business and the fact that I had to shut down for over eight weeks due to COVID, that I should be applying for grants. I have no clue where to start.
Programming and Dollar Needs:
Any additional monies would be absolutely great at this time. Estimates for the electric and HVAC work totals more than $14,000.
Provide your hourly rate for research and locating grants for:
2 hours per
for 5 weeks.
For a total of
I am open to suggestions on how many hours this project would take for a grantwriter.
The Grant Writer should be ready to begin work on:
Our organization is a(n):
For Profit, Small Business
Our company is in existence for:
We presently provide or will be providing services in the geographic areas of:
Greene County, Ohio
I serve our community in meeting their fresh flower needs for any occasion, including weddings, funerals, and seasonal celebrations. Being a faith-based business, I hope to host bible studies, book clubs, and prayer breakfasts. Once the storefront is open, I will be offering a variety of home decor and personal gifts for retail sales.
I am presently depending on any fresh flower orders to fund my business.
This will be our first time applying for grant funding.
We have not previously received grant funds.
We do not have a copy of our previously written grant application(s).