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Local COVID-19 resource database

Businesses around Minnesota need assistance to withstand the challenges of COVID-19. Many cities and counties throughout the state have grant or loan programs available to businesses, so their local economies can compete and thrive. The Minnesota Chamber’s Grow Minnesota! Partnership has compiled a list of available funding at the city and county level.

Find your community on this list, and apply for valuable resources to keep your company operating. If you don’t see your community on this list, email growminnesota@mnchamber.com, and Grow Minnesota! Partnership staff will get back to you with details about your area.

 

 
CITY / COUNTY
GRANT
LOAN
OTHER
DATES
DESCRIPTION AND LINK
Afton x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Aitkin   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Albany   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Albert Lea   x SEE FREEBORN COUNTY    
Albertville   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Alden   x SEE FREEBORN COUNTY    
Annandale   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Apple Valley x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Arden Hills x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Atwater   x SEE KANDIYOHI COUNTY    
Aurora x x   CURRENTLY CLOSED East Range Joint Powers Board loan/grant assistance program for the communities of Hoyt Lakes, Aurora, Biwabik and the Town of White. Click here
Aurora     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Aurora   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Avon   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Babbitt     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Babbitt   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Battle Lake   x SEE OTTER TAIL COUNTY    
Bayport x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Becker County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Becker   x SEE SHERBURNE COUNTY    
Belgrade   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Bemidji   x SEE BELTRAMI COUNTY    
Beltrami County   x     Emergency Loan Fund for businesses that are either located within Beltrami County or 15 miles of Bemidji. Emergency Funds are in the form of a participation loan with banks on lines of credit. Ex. If a business needs a line of credit and the bank is able to extend hypothetically $50,000, Greater Bemidji will match it at 0%. The business would get a $100,000 working capital line from the bank. Contact Dave Hengel at Greater Bemidji
Big Lake   x SEE SHERBURNE COUNTY    
Birchwood Village x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Biwabik   x   CURRENTLY CLOSED East Range Joint Powers Board loan/grant assistance program for the communities of Hoyt Lakes, Aurora, Biwabik and the Town of White. Click here
Biwabik     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Bloomington   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Bloomington   x   Applications accepted through August 3, 2020, at 4 p.m. City of Bloomington Small Business Emergency Assistance Loan Program (SBEAL). Click here
Brainerd x     OPENED 5/27/20 Small Business Relief Grant for eligible businesses with 10 employees or less. Maximum grant is $3,000. Click here
Brooklyn Center   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Brooklyn Park   x   OPENS 4/24/20 Brooklyn Park Emergency Deferred Small Business Loan through the Brooklyn Park Development Corporation (BPDC). 12 Month deferred payment, 0% interest, available to businesses with less than 20 employees and less than $2 million annual revenue. Eligible for forgiveness after one year. Click here
Brooklyn Park   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Buffalo   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Buhl     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Buhl   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Burnsville x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Burnsville x     Application open July 27 – midnight on August 14. Burnsville CARES Business Grant Program. Grants up to $20,000 to local, private businesses. There are no parameters for number of employees or revenue. Awardees chosen by randomized lottery. Click here
Byron   x     Bryon EDA COVID-19 Loan Program. Low interest loans of up to $5,000 to qualified businesses. Click here
Cass County x     Applications accepted July 27 through 4:30pm on Aug 21 or until funds are exhausted. Grant program. Contact County for details. Contact: Josh Stevenson, josh.stevenson@co.cass.mn.us 
 
Champlin   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Chisholm     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Chisolm   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Clarks Grove   x SEE FREEBORN COUNTY    
Clearwater   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Cloquet   x   OPENS 5/20/20 Cloquet EDA Small Business Assistance Loan (COVID-19 Fund). The purpose of this fund is to prevent permanent closure of City of Cloquet for-profit businesses during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Maximum loan $20,000 and 2% interest rate. Click here
Cohasset   x SEE ITASCA COUNTY    
Cokato   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Cold Spring   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Coleraine   x SEE ITASCA COUNTY    
Corcoran   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Cottage Grove x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Crookston   x SEE POLK COUNTY    
Crosby   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Crystal   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Dakota County   x   Applications open July 27 – August 14. Dakota County Small Business Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $10,000 to assist with operational expenses that have occurred since March 1, 2020. Click here
Dassel   x SEE MEEKER COUNTY    
Dayton   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Deephaven   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Deephaven x     Rolling application as funds are available. Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Delano   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Dellwood x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Detroit Lake   x SEE BECKER COUNTY    
Duluth x x   CURRENTLY HAVE RECEIVED MORE APPLICATIONS THAN THEY CAN FUND COVID Fast Grants Program. City of Duluth also has other regular business incentives and loan programs available. Click here
Duluth     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Eagan x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
East Grand Forks   x     Small Business Relief Loans. Click here
East Grand Forks   x SEE POLK COUNTY    
East Gull Lake x   SEE CASS COUNTY    
Eden Prairie   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Edina   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Elk River   x x Opened June Elk River EDA Small Business Emergency Microloan Program for locally owned and operated businesses in the City of Elk River. Loan Maximum $20,000 and up to $5,000 Property Tax Relief. Click here
Elk River   x SEE SHERBURNE COUNTY    
Elk River     x   City and county funds may be available. Click here
Ely     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Ely   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Eveleth     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Eveleth   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Excelsior   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Excelsior x     Rolling application as funds are available. Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Falcon Heights x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Farmington x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Fergus Falls   x   Opens June 12. Applications Accepted June 12 – 19. Pay It Forward Business Support Fund for businesses located in the City of Fergus Falls. Forgivable 0% loans up to $2,500. Check eligibility criteria. Click here
Fertile   x SEE POLK COUNTY    
Forest Lake x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Fosston   x SEE POLK COUNTY    
Frazee   x SEE BECKER COUNTY    
Freeborn   x SEE FREEBORN COUNTY Application Deadline June 26 Freeborn County COVID-19 Relief Forgivable Loan. For businesses with 25 or less employees affected by Stay-at-Home orders related to COVID-19 and operate within Freeborn County. Maximum loan $20,000. Business must show at least a 50% loss in revenue. Click here
Freeborn County   x      
Gilbert     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Gilbert   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Glenville   x SEE FREEBORN COUNTY    
Golden Valley   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Grand Marais   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Grand Rapids   x     GREDA Emergency Working Capital Loan (City of Grand Rapids). Click here
Grand Rapids   x SEE ITASCA COUNTY    
Grand Rapids   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Greenfield   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Greenwood x     Rolling application as funds are available. Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Hastings     x   Deferring Property Tax Fee until July 15th. Click here
Hastings x       HEART Grant program. Hastings Economic Development and Redevelopment Authority approved $200,000 for local business grants. CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS
Hennepin County x     Open July 30 through noon on August 12. Small Business Relief Program. Grants of up to $15,000 to support emergency relief and costs associated with reopening under public health guidelines. Funds will be distributed through a random lottery process. Click here
Hennepin County x     CLOSED Hennepin County Small Business Relief Program (HC SBR) has a total of $12 million. A $1 million pool of grant funds will be available to sole proprietors with no employees and self-employed persons. Click here.
Henning   x SEE OTTER TAIL COUNTY    
Hermantown     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Hibbing     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Hibbing   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Hopkins   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Howard Lake   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Hoyt Lakes x x   CURRENTLY CLOSED East Range Joint Powers Board recently created a loan/grant assistance program for the communities of Hoyt Lakes, Aurora, Biwabik and the Town of White. Click here
Hoyt Lakes     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Hoyt Lakes   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Hubbard County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Hugo x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Independence   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
International Falls   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Inver Grove Heights x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Itasca County   x     IEDC Small Business Relief Loan for businesses located in Itasca County. Up to $25,000 at 0% interest. Contact Rob Sjostrand, IEDC, at 218-256-3273 or rsjostrand@itascadv.orgClick here
Kandiyohi County   x     Kandiyohi County EDC COVID-19 Business Assistance Loan Program. Click here
Kandiyohi County     x       Immigrant Business Disaster Relief Grant Program. Provides $500 - $750 grants to support for immigrant small businesses countywide. Click here
Keewatin   x SEE ITASCA COUNTY    
Keewatin   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Lake Elmo x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Lakeland x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Lakeville x     Applications open July 27-August 7.  Small Business Emergency Grant Program. Grants up to $10,000 to small businesses with a physical establishment in the city, 25 or fewer FTE and less than $1 million in annual revenue. Click here
Lakeville x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Landfall x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Lauderdale x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Lilydale x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Litchfield   x SEE MEEKER COUNTY    
Little Canada x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Little Falls   x     Little Falls Emergency Loan. Click here
Little Rock   x SEE BELTRAMI COUNTY    
Long Lake   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Luverne     x   Stop Gap Utility Deferred Loan Program. Holly Sammons, EDA Director, at hsammons@cityofluverne.org or 507-449-5033
Mahtomedi x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Mankato   x   Application date extended. Reviewed on first come basis. Mankato Sustaining Loan Program is for Mankato businesses with 50 or fewer employees who have had a revenue decrease of 50% of more due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Maximum loan $5,000 at 0% interest. Click here
Mankato   x   Application date extended. Reviewed on first come basis. Mankato Recovery Loan Program. Funding to assist businesses with costs related to reopening and operating safely. For businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Deferred loan up to $25,000. Click here
Maple Grove   x   Open July 27 COVID-19 Recovery Loan Fund for businesses which faced mandatory full and partial closures. Loans up to $10,000, 0% interest, potential for 100% forgiveness.Click here 
Maple Grove   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Maple Lake   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Maple Plain   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Maplewood x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Marine on St. Croix x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Marshall   x     Marshall EDA COVID-19 Emergency Loan. Maximum loan amount is $5,000 at 0% interest for qualifying businesses. Click here
Marshall x     Open until noon on August 21. Marshall CARES Grant Program. Grants up to $5,000 for qualifying Small Businesses and $2,500 for qualifying Non-Profit Organizations. Click here
Medina   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Meeker County   x     Meeker County EDA COVID-19 Business Emergency Loan. The EDA will provide an interest-free $5,000 loan for eligible businesses. Click here
Melrose   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Mendota Heights x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Milaca   x     Milaca COVID-19 Business Assistance Loan Program for businesses located in the City of Milaca. Loan maximum $2,000. Click here
Minneapolis   x Technical assistance services   Business Technical Assistance Program (BTAP). Click here
Minneapolis   x   CURRENTLY CLOSED Coronavirus Gap Funding. Click here
Minneapolis   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Minnetonka   x     Minnetonka Small Business Emergency Loan. CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS
Minnetonka   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Minnetrista   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Monticello   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Montrose   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Moorhead   x     Moorhead Loan Fund. Revolving loan fund administered by the West Central Initiative for businesses located in the City of Moorhead. Funds can be used for impacts related to COVID-19. Click here
Motley x       Staple-Motley Emergency Relief and Response Fund. For businesses located in the Staples-Motley School District, ISD 2170 area. Maximum business grant is $2,000. Click here
Mound   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Mounds View x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Mountain Iron     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Nashwauk   x SEE ITASCA COUNTY    
Nashwauk   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
New Brighton x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
New Hope   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
New London   x SEE KANDIYOHI COUNTY    
New York Mills   x SEE OTTER TAIL COUNTY    
Newport x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
North Mankato   x     COVID-19 Assistance Loan Program. Click here
North Oaks x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
North St. Paul x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Oak Park Heights x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Oakdale   x   Applications accepted through September 30. COVID Recovery Business Loan (CRBL) program. Loans up to $2,000 at 0% interest. Funding to help offset costs related to preparation of a COVID-19 Preparedness Plan. Click here
Oakdale x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Orono   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Osseo   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Osseo x     Opened July 20 COVID-19 Small Business Relief Grant Program. Click here
Otsego   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Otter Tail County   x   Accepted through July 31 first come basis. Ottertail County Small Business Relief Fund. Forgivable loans up to $2,000 at 0% interest rate. Excludes businesses located in the cities of Fergus Falls and Perham. Click here
Owatonna x     Awards will be made weekly, as funds and resources are available, through July 24, 2020. Jump Start Owatonna grant program. For businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19 that have 20 employees or less, with principal place of business in the City of Owatonna. Click here
Park Rapids   x      
Parkers Prairie   x SEE OTTER TAIL COUNTY    
Paynesville   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Pelican Rapids   x SEE OTTER TAIL COUNTY    
Pennington County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Pine City   x SEE HUBBARD COUNTY   Pine City COVID Relief Loan. Click here
Pine River   x SEE CASS COUNTY    
Plymouth   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Polk County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Ramsey County     x   Property Tax Extension. Click here
Ramsey County x     CLOSED 6/12/20 Ramsey County Small Business Relief Fund. Grants up to $7500 based on economic injury from COVID-19 and eligible expenses. Click here
Ramsey County x     Opens August 4 Ramsey County Small Business Relief Fund. Funds to help with for critical expenses associated with reopening. Click here
Red Lake   x SEE BELTRAMI COUNTY    
Red Lake County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Red Lake Falls   x SEE RED LAKE COUNTY    
Red Wing x     Opened June 6 Red Wing Port Authority Temporary Outdoor Seating Grants. One to one matching grant up to $2,500. Click here
Redby   x SEE BELTRAMI COUNTY    
Redwood County   x     COVID-19 Emergency Business Loan Program implemented by the Redwood County EDA. For businesses located in Redwood County. Maximum loan is $5,000 at 0%. Click here
Redwood Falls   x SEE REDWOOD COUNTY    
Richfield   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Richmond   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Robbinsdale   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Rochester x     CLOSED Keep it Local, COVID-19 Innovators Grant. Provides $100,000 in financial support to businesses that are adapting their models to work together in response to the challenges posed by COVID-19. The city is offering $50,000 in grant funds with DMC contributing an additional $50,000 to businesses located in the DMC District. Click here
Rochester - Downtown Rochester x       A variety of grant opportunities available to Rochester businesses, some location restrictions may apply. Click here
Rockford   x SEE WRIGHT or HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Rockville   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Rogers   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Rogers x     Applications accepted until August 14, 2020 or when all general grant funds are fully committed.  COVID Small Business Emergency Assistance (SBEA) Program. Click here
Rogers     x   On-Sale Liquor License Fee Reimbursement. Click here
Rosemount x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Roseville x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Sandstone   x     City of Sandstone COVID-19 Emergency Relief Loan Program. Kathy George, City Administrator 320-245-5241 or administrator@sandstonemn.com.
Sartell   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Sauk Centre   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Scandia x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Sherburne County     x   Property Tax Payment Relief for residents and businesses that have been directly or indirectly impacted by the economic pressures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here
Sherburne County   x     Sherburne County Economic Development Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) by resolution approved waiving of application fees and deferment of payments for existing and future borrowers. Contact Dan Weber, 763-765-3007 or  dan.weber@co.sherburne.mn.us 
Sherburne County x     Open July 28 – August 31 Sherburne County Business Relief Fund. One-time grant of up to $30,000 to qualifying Sherburne County businesses with up to 50 full-time equivalent employees. Click here
Sherburne County x     Opened June. Sherburne County Outdoor Dining Capacity Grant Application for locally owned and operated hospitality businesses located in Sherburne County. Click here
Shoreview x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Shoreview   x     Shoreview EDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Forgivable Loan Program. For non home-based Shoreview businesses with up to 40 employees. Maximum loan $5,000. Click here
Shorewood   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Shorewood x     Rolling application as funds are available. Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Silver Bay   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
South St. Paul x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Spicer   x SEE KANDIYOHI COUNTY    
St. Augusta   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
St. Bonifacius   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
St. Cloud   x SEE SHERBURNE COUNTY    
St. Cloud   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
St. Joseph   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
St. Louis County   x x   Multiple COVID-19 relief options are available to businesses located within St. Louis County. Click here
St. Louis Park   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
St. Michael   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
St. Paul x     CURRENTLY CLOSED Saint Paul Bridge Fund is an emergency relief program for families with children and small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The $3.85 million fund will be distributed to qualifying Saint Paul families with children as a flat-rate $1,000 grant and to qualifying small businesses as a flat-rate $7,500 grant. Click here
St. Paul     x   ​​​​City of Saint Paul/HRA Short-Term Loan Payment Deferral Program. A short-term deferral program notifying all borrowers with business and rental rehab loans that no payments will be due during the months of April - June, 2020 (principal or interest). If the loan has an interest component, no interest will accrue during this 3-month period, nor will any late fees be charged. Contact the City of Saint Paul’s Department of Planning and Economic Development at 651-266-6565 for more information. 
St. Paul x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
St. Paul Park x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
St. Peter   x     COVID-19 Micro Loan Program. Click here
Staples x       Staple-Motley Emergency Relief and Response Fund. For businesses located in the Staples-Motley School District, ISD 2170 area. Maximum business grant is $2,000. Click here
Stearns County   x     Small Business Emergency Loans assist small businesses located in Stearns County that have been adversely affected during the coronavirus pandemic and whose industry is named in Executive Order 20-04 and Executive Order 20-08. Click here
Stillwater x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Taconite Assistance Area   x     Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board Taconite Area Business Relief Loan Program. This program is limited to businesses located in the Taconite Assistance Area. Michael Lattery, 218-623-5734, Michaell@entrepreneurfund.org Click here
Thief River Falls   x SEE PENNINGTON COUNTY    
Thief River Falls   x   Application deadline June 30. TRF Micro Loan Emergency Fund. For businesses located in the City of Thief River Falls with 50 or less employees. Maximum loan $10,000 at 2% interest rate. Click here
Tonka Bay   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
Tonka Bay x     Rolling application as funds are available. Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Town of White x x    

CLOSED

Two Harbors   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Vadnais Heights x   SEE RAMSEY COUNTY    
Virginia     SEE ST. LOUIS COUNTY    
Virginia   x SEE TACONITE ASSISTANCE AREA    
Waconia     x   City has waived their Revolving Loan Fund fee.
Waite Park   x SEE STEARNS COUNTY    
Walker x   SEE CASS COUNTY    
Warroad   x     Warroad Forgivable Loan Program. Click here
Waseca   x   Have already approved 30 loans. Waseca EDA COVID Loan. Click here
Washington County x     Open August 10 – August 24 Washington County Small Business Relief Grant. One-time grant awards of up to $15,000 available to eligible applicants. Click here
Watertown     x   Emergency Pandemic Business Rebate Program. Funds will be used for rebates on utility bills during the declared local emergency and any extension of the emergency period or up to 3 months (whichever is less). Click here
Waverly   x SEE WRIGHT COUNTY    
Wayzata   x SEE HENNEPIN COUNTY    
West St. Paul x   SEE DAKOTA COUNTY    
Willmar   x SEE KANDIYOHI COUNTY    
Windom   x     Small Business COVID Operating Loan, turnaround one week. Click here
Winona   x     Port Authority Emergency Loan Fund 2020: The Port Authority of Winona, with partners WNB Financial and Merchants Bank, has launched a $150,000 loan program for small businesses located in City of Winona disrupted by the pandemic. Loans are up to $6,000 and interest-free, with payments delayed until January 2021. Click here
Winona x     Grants will be awarded for the months of April, May and June of 2020. Winona Daily News Local Marketing Grant Program. All advertising products they offer are eligible for the matching grant. Grants will be issued up to $500,000 in total, ranging from $250 - $15,000 per month per client. Click here
Woodbury x   SEE WASHINGTON COUNTY    
Wright County   x   First round decisions June 9. Open until July 1. Wright County and Wright County EDP COVID-19 Business Assistance Loan Program for businesses located in Wright County. Maximum loan $5,000 at 0% interest rate. Click here
Zimmerman   x SEE SHERBURNE COUNTY