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City of Long Beach Small Business Grant Programs

LB Recovery Act Grant Programs:

For free application assistance contact the City's BizCare Hotline at 562-570-4BIZ (4249) or email 4Biz@longbeach.gov.  The hotline operates Monday’s through Friday’s from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m


Restaurant, Brewery, and Bar Relief Grant

The Restaurant, Brewery, and Bar Relief Grant is made possible by the Long Beach Recovery Act to help local food and beverage businesses that have experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19 to recover and stabilize. The City of Long Beach Restaurant, Brewery, and Bar Relief Grant will provide direct financial relief to small Long Beach food and beverage businesses. Eligible businesses can receive between $5,000 and $25,000 to support their business.

Applications now open. Application review will begin April 15, 2022, and grant applications close May 15, 2022 at 8PM.

Applications Closed

Personal Services and Fitness Relief Grant

The City of Long Beach Personal Services and Fitness Relief Grant will provide direct financial relief to small Long Beach personal services and fitness businesses. Eligible businesses can receive between $5,000 and $25,000 to support their business. The program is made possible by the Long Beach Recovery Act to help local personal services and fitness businesses that have experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19 to recover and stabilize.

Applications now open. Application review will begin April 15, 2022, and grant applications close May 15, 2022 at 8PM.

Applications Closed

Small Business Relief Grant

The City of Long Beach Small Business Relief Grant will provide direct financial relief to small Long Beach businesses that are not eligible for the Restaurant, Brewery, and Bar Relief Grant or the Personal Services and Fitness Relief Grant. Eligible businesses can receive between $2,500 and $10,000 to support their business. The program is made possible by the Long Beach Recovery Act to help local small businesses that have experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19 to recover and stabilize.

Applications now open. Application review will begin April 15, 2022, and grant applications close May 15, 2022 at 8PM.

Applications Closed

Nonprofit Relief Grant

The Nonprofit Relief Program is made possible by the Long Beach Recovery Act to help nonprofits that have experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19 to stabilize and recover. The Nonprofit Relief Grant will provide direct financial relief to Long Beach nonprofits. Eligible nonprofits can receive between $5,000 and $25,000.

Applications now open. Application review will begin April 15, 2022, and grant applications close June 15, 2022 at 8PM.

Applications Closed

Past Small Business Grant Programs

Commercial Rental Assistance Grant

Business License Tax and Fees Grant for Full-Service Restaurants