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====== Grants for Business ====== ====== Grants for Business ======
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-Woohoo, some real grants for small business! We're talking about the Federal Express Small Business Grant Contest. Enter and your small business could win, $15,000, $30,000 or even $50,000. Just go to FedEx and you can get all the details. The deadline to enter is March 25 so hop on it if you're interested. You just create a profile and do a great job telling your story and then get all your fans to vote for you. They can vote once every 24 hours until April 1.The top 100 are announced April 5 and the winner April 29. 
A $30 billion **Small Business Loan Fund** was created in 2010 in order to encourage more accessible bank loans for small business. Some big banks have been accused of misusing these funds but don't be discouraged. If you are trying to obtain a small business loan and your revenues are less than $50 million annually, try contacting smaller community banks in your area. See if they are promoting new small business loans. It just may be the case because they are being encouraged to help stimulate small businesses. Business suffering? Learn how [[domain_discuss:recovery.gov]] may help. A $30 billion **Small Business Loan Fund** was created in 2010 in order to encourage more accessible bank loans for small business. Some big banks have been accused of misusing these funds but don't be discouraged. If you are trying to obtain a small business loan and your revenues are less than $50 million annually, try contacting smaller community banks in your area. See if they are promoting new small business loans. It just may be the case because they are being encouraged to help stimulate small businesses. Business suffering? Learn how [[domain_discuss:recovery.gov]] may help.
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 +Woohoo, some real grants for small business! We're talking about the Federal Express Small Business Grant Contest. Enter and your small business could win, $15,000, $30,000 or even $50,000. Just go to FedEx and you can get all the details. The deadline to enter is March 25 so hop on it if you're interested. You just create a profile and do a great job telling your story and then get all your fans to vote for you. They can vote once every 24 hours until April 1.The top 100 are announced April 5 and the winner April 29.
As a result of the **American Recovery and Reinvestment Act or Recovery Act**, Grant-makers are specifying Recovery Act-related grants. These opportunities are accessible online by clicking "View All Opportunities" in the large Recovery.GOV box at the top of the opening page for [[domain_discuss:grants.gov]]. Though the Act was passed in 2010, there are still opportunities available. Per Recovery.gov, 92% of $787 billion in authorized funds has been made available. Of the $787 billion, $275 billion was designated for contracts, grants and loans and over $104 Billion remains to be awarded! You can also search over 26,000 active federal opportunities at the [[domain_discuss:fbo.gov|Federal Business Opportunities website]]. As a result of the **American Recovery and Reinvestment Act or Recovery Act**, Grant-makers are specifying Recovery Act-related grants. These opportunities are accessible online by clicking "View All Opportunities" in the large Recovery.GOV box at the top of the opening page for [[domain_discuss:grants.gov]]. Though the Act was passed in 2010, there are still opportunities available. Per Recovery.gov, 92% of $787 billion in authorized funds has been made available. Of the $787 billion, $275 billion was designated for contracts, grants and loans and over $104 Billion remains to be awarded! You can also search over 26,000 active federal opportunities at the [[domain_discuss:fbo.gov|Federal Business Opportunities website]].
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