The SMALL BUSINESS INVESTMENT PROGRAM for FY 2019 is now open…

In effort to promote and create downtown pedestrian traffic and a diverse and vibrant downtown business district, the San Benito Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is committed to the development of programs to assist business and job creation.

The program has tow (2) financial reimbursement assistance grants that will be available to businesses that would like to expand operations or want to relocate their operations into the designated/eligible corridor.

The 2019 Small Business Investment Program Grant Opportunities are the following:

  • Commercial Façade Improvement Program

  • Rent Subsidy

The guidelines, requirements and applications package is available here for download. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  The award of funding for applications is subject to San Benito EDC Board Approval, a 60 day comment period, and City of San Benito Commission Approval.  Therefore, applications submitted will only be considered for projects/activities that will start after May 1, 2019.

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