Passaic Main NPP District COVID Relief Grant Program
Small Business COVID Relief Grant Program (For small businesses within the Main Avenue NPP District)
Thank you for your interest. The NPP Grant Program is now fully
subscribed and is currently not accepting new applications
The City of Passaic through the NJ Neighborhood Preservation Program is excited to offer a COVID-19 relief grant opportunity to help support local small businesses which have been adversely affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Small Business owners with property within the Main Avenue NPP District boundaries who have been adversely affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic. Business Owners will be eligible for up to $10,000 of grant funding.
The program is designed to reimburse unpaid costs associated with operational interruption due to the pandemic beginning March 1, 2020. Eligible items include but are not limited to: Commercial rent for November and December and/or unpaid mortgage, rents and utilities since March 1, 2020.
HOW TO APPLY - APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH NOVEMBER 25, 2020, or earlier if funds are committed prior to that date.
1. A copy of a current, signed and executed lease agreement with your landlord clearly showing 2020 monthly rent amounts. If you own a copy of latest mortgage statement. (This grant program will pay November and December 2020 rents/mortgages).
3. Proof of outstanding March - present operations expenses requested under this program that have not been reimbursed through other federal, state or county CARES funded relief programs. (Past due utility bills, unpaid payroll, unpaid invoices, past due rent/mortgage invoices/letters from landlord/lender, etc.)