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Catholic Charities of Dallas, in partnership with the City of Lancaster's Emergency Small Business Assistance Program, provides one-time emergency grants to local, Lancaster businesses through funding from the U.S. Department of the Treasury's CARES Act.
For eligible small businesses, a one-time grant of up to $10,000 is available as long as City funding is not exhausted. Payments are made directly to the applicant/business. Funds may be utilized for payroll (gross payroll, health insurance); fixed overhead costs; utility payments (excluding for a personal residence); contract labor; and supplies, materials and equipment related to COVID-19 (PPE, sanitation equipment, signage, etc.).
Funds are reserved once eligibilty is established, all supporting documentation has been submitted and verified, and a funding decision has been made. Promptly completing your application and uploading all requested documents will expedite your application. Due to the volume of applications, there is no need to call to inquire about the status of your application. You will be contacted as soon as your application is approved.
All documentation submitted by applicants is kept strictly confidential. Submitting an application does NOT guarantee funding.