News Flash Home
The original item was published from 9/12/2020 1:04:44 PM to 4/2/2021 12:05:03 AM.

News Flash

Carrboro Town News

Posted on: April 15, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Town of Carrboro Approves Twelve Local Businesses for Emergency Funds

seal-color

The Town of Carrboro is pleased to announce that twelve local businesses have been approved for funds from the Emergency Loan and Grant Fund, created to assist Carrboro-based businesses and non-profits that serve Carrboro. The town’s finance team will begin distributing checks this week. 

On March 24, the Town Council approved the Emergency Loan and Grant Fund. The loans will assist local businesses with short-term payroll during the State/Town-declared COVID 19 Emergency in order to maintain employees. The fund is intended to assist small local businesses and non-profits that are in current good standing with creditors, but are low on capital to retain employees. 

The Town is pleased to announce the following businesses have been either fully or conditionally approved:

- Grow Your World

- Firefly Carrboro

- Art In a Pickle/Neal’s Deli

- Craftboro Brewing Depot

- O & E Enterprises Inc. 

- Open Eye Cafe

- Ceremony Salon 

- Carrboro Coffee Company 

- Weaver Street Realty

- Van Hook/Willow Creek Laundromat

- F & F Car Care

- Dispute Settlement Center

The Covid-19 Loan/Grant Review Committee made these decisions without having been told the identity of any applicant.  There also was agreement among the committee members for a 7-year repayment term, and a resolution asking the Town Council to authorize a second round of loans (of the combined $475,000 that was available, roughly $235,000 remains).

The Town of Carrboro would like to thank the Committee members for their hard work and commitment to our business community: Betsy Elbogen, David Jesse, Elmira Mangum, Eliazar Posada, Anna Richards, Vijay Sivaraman, Stephen Winters, and Town Council Members Barbara Foushee and Randee Haven-O’Donnell.

There are five federal funding streams still available to help businesses right now. These resources and more are found on the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce’s COVID-19 Resource Page.


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Carrboro Town News

CIM Sept 9

Carrboro In Motion rides in this Saturday

Posted on: February 29, 2024
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Carrboro Town Council Update

Posted on: February 29, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Carrboro This Week Graphic UNWANTED Plants

National Invasive Species Awareness Week

Posted on: February 28, 2024
Mary Williams

Black History Month 2024 Events in Carrboro, NC

Posted on: February 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Traffic Alert Insta

Traffic Alert: Jones Ferry Road section to be closed Feb. 26 - March 1

Posted on: February 20, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Carrboro Town Council Update

Posted on: February 16, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Carrboro Town Council Update

Posted on: February 12, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Carrboro Town Council Update

Posted on: February 5, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
2nd_Friday_ArtWalk

2nd Friday Art Walk returns Feb. 9

Posted on: January 30, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Carrboro Town Council Update

Posted on: January 29, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Voter ID Event

Free Voter ID Event

Posted on: January 26, 2024
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Carrboro Town Council Update

Posted on: January 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 30, 2023
Cold Weather Alert 2022

Cold Weather Alert for Community

Posted on: January 13, 2024
Central Pines Regional Council

Community Climate Conversations

Posted on: January 12, 2024
Carrboro Town Council 2024

Town Council Update

Posted on: January 16, 2024
2nd_Friday_ArtWalk

2nd Friday Art Walk returns Jan. 12

Posted on: January 10, 2024
holiday Tree Recycling

Holiday Tree and Wreath Collection

Posted on: January 3, 2024
tree lighting 2022

New Year's Holiday Service Schedule

Posted on: December 29, 2023
Libba Cotten Day News

“Libba Cotten Day” in Carrboro

Posted on: December 21, 2023
Bret Greene crop

Finance Director Announced

Posted on: December 29, 2023
braxton dunkin foushee day

Braxton Dunkin Foushee Day of Service

Posted on: December 11, 2023
Council Meeting web

Stay connected with Town of Carrboro

Posted on: December 1, 2023
Swearing-In Ceremony

Town Council Update

Posted on: December 1, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: November 17, 2023
Leave Your Leaves Yard Sign 2023

Leave the Leaves

Posted on: November 16, 2023
Loose Leaves Infographic

Leaf Collection Information

Posted on: November 14, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: November 14, 2023
2nd_Friday_ArtWalk

2nd Friday Art Walk is on for Nov. 10

Posted on: November 6, 2023
Deer Sign

Avoid Collisions with Deer

Posted on: October 31, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: October 23, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: October 16, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: October 9, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: October 2, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: September 25, 2023
Carrboro In Motion Sept 2023

Carrboro In Motion rides in this Friday

Posted on: September 20, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: September 18, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: September 11, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: August 30, 2023
CIM Sept 9

Carrboro In Motion rides in this Saturday

Posted on: September 6, 2023
Round Stormwater Hotline Logo with QR Code

Carrboro Prepares for Hurricane Idalia

Posted on: August 29, 2023
Strayhorn House web

Carrboro to unveil new Truth Plaque

Posted on: August 18, 2023
Richard J. White III

Town Manager announces departure

Posted on: August 3, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: July 11, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: June 28, 2023
Carrboro Town Council

Town Council Update

Posted on: June 22, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: June 16, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: June 9, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: May 25, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: May 22, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: May 15, 2023
Carrboro Town Council 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: May 9, 2023
Town Council Group

Town Council Update

Posted on: May 1, 2023
Town Council Group

Town Council Update

Posted on: April 25, 2023
Town Council Group

Town Council Update

Posted on: April 11, 2023
Carrboro Town Council Group Photo June 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: April 3, 2023
Carrboro Town Council Group Photo June 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: March 27, 2023
Carrboro Town Council Group Photo June 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: March 17, 2023
Carrboro Town Council Group Photo June 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: March 13, 2023
Carrboro Town Council Group Photo June 2022

Town Council Update

Posted on: March 6, 2023