Canada United Small Business Relief Fund August 30, 2020 Grant Window Application Opens August 31 – Get Relief For Your Small Business! The Canada United Small Business Relief Fund will be managed by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the national Chamber network in support of other chambers and partners to help small Canadian businesses with their recovery efforts as a result of COVID-19. If awarded, a relief grant can be used for any of the following activities: Purchasing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as masks, face shields, and latex gloves. Renovating physical space to adhere to local, Provincial or Federal reopening guidelines. Developing or improving e-commerce capabilities for your business. Successful applicants will receive a relief grant of up to $5,000. We intend to support local businesses of all kinds from across the country (from retailers to barbershops to farmers). The Canada United Small Business Relief Fund grant window opens on August 31. See the program guidelines in English and in French (the pre-application checklist will be available on August 28, 2020). A limited number of grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded. Learn more about the program and eligibility criteria at https://occ.ca/canada-united-small-business-relief-fund/. If you have any questions about the small business relief grant fun, please do not hesitate to reach out to Daniyal Azhar, Program Manager.