Small Business Impact Grant: Request for Proposals

The Small Business Impact Grant will help Community Development Finance Institutions (CDFIs) and other community lenders support small, underserved businesses in the Greater Birmingham region, with a particular focus on Black-owned businesses.  The goal is to help businesses grow by providing more flexible, creative capital and technical assistance.  Eligible applicants may apply for up to $250,000 each.  Applications are due by July 16, 2021.

View the RFP Guidelines here:

RFP Guidelines

Apply here after reviewing the RFP Guidelines:

Apply Here

The Small Business Impact Grants are made possible through donors to the Catalyst Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham.

Small Business Impact Grants Q & A Session

We will host a informational session about the new Small Business Impact Grant on Thursday, June 17 at 1:30 pm via Zoom.

Register for Q&A Session