Apply by July 10 for a King County Small Business Assistance Grant

July 2-King County Local Services is helping small businesses in unincorporated areas receive funds through the county’s Small Business Assistance Program. If you own a small business in unincorporated King County and you meet basic eligibility criteria, you can apply for a Small Business Assistance Grant. To be eligible, a business must: Be active andContinue reading “Apply by July 10 for a King County Small Business Assistance Grant”

SeaTac Distributes Thousands of Free Masks to Those in Need

June 30-The City of SeaTac has already distributed nearly half of the 8,000 free personal protective equipment (PPE) masks it received from King County this month. The City is working with local partners on a variety of ways to distribute the masks. The City plans more distributions over the coming weeks. The City’s Emergency ManagerContinue reading “SeaTac Distributes Thousands of Free Masks to Those in Need”

Supplemental COVID-19 Community Response Fund

New Funding Opportunities:  (PLEASE NOTE: THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JUNE 23RD, 2020 at 11:59PM) On May 5, the King County Council approved a second emergency supplemental budget proposed by Executive Dow Constantine to provide additional resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Included in the legislation is $1 million for the Office of Equity and Social Justice (OESJ) to expand fundingContinue reading “Supplemental COVID-19 Community Response Fund”

New King County COVID-19 Community and Small Business Resource Guide

April 24-This resource guide is a tool that was requested by community leaders and will be updated over time as new resources become available. It includes the following information: How to apply for unemployment Housing resources Information on utilities and internet Cash assistance Food assistance Childcare resources Resources for undocumented communities Small business loans andContinue reading “New King County COVID-19 Community and Small Business Resource Guide”

Sound Cities Association 2020 Appointments

DECEMBER 26–The Sound Cities Association (SCA) made its 2020 appointments to Regional Board and Committees for elected officials, as approved by the SCA Board. the SCA is composed of all cities in King County except Seattle. According to it’s website the Mission of SCA is to provide leadership through advocacy, education, mutual support and networking toContinue reading “Sound Cities Association 2020 Appointments”