Governor Pritzker set aside $250 million for businesses that have suffered during the pandemic. The Back to Business (B2B) grants range from $5000 to $150,000 and are meant for small business to cover operations, staffing, and overhead costs. You can find the full explanation of eligibility and the documents needed here.

The application portal will close at 11:59 p.m. today, October 13th. 

If you are a business owner and need help with the application, you can reach out to I Champaign County EDC via email at [email protected] You can also call Jordan Landeck at 217-840-0380 until 5 p.m.

Top photo by Anna Longworth.