Emergency Alerts & Special Announcements

Emergency Relief Funds for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Last Update: 9/22/2020

The County of Lancaster has identified emergency relief funds to support small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds are available as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act federal stimulus package.

The CARES Act Small Business Grant Program is a partnership between the County of Lancaster and the Lancaster County Economic Development Authority (EDA).  The EDA will disburse grants to awardees after a review committee has processed and approved the grant applications. The first round of awards will be based on applications received by October 8, 2020.  Future rounds of awards may be provided.

Download the CARES Act Small Business Loan Application