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Faribault County EDA CARES Act Grants

The 1st Round of CARES Act Grants has now closed. 

Round 2 of CARES Act Grants is now open!

Business Application HERE

Non-Profit Application HERE 

First time applicants can apply starting Tuesday, October 27. Applicants who received funding during Round 1 can apply starting Wednesday, October 28. All entities are eligible for up to $5,000. The grant round closes on November 13 at 5pm. 






 

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Faribault County EDA Special Meeting

The Faribault County EDA will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, September 2 at 3:30 to discuss the CARES Act Grants to Non-profits and Loan Forgiveness to Existing EDA Borrowers....

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Faribault County Community Survey Results

The results are in from the 2020 Faribault County Community Survey! Click the link below to see a presentation of the results. If you have any questions please contact Annie...

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Reopening Strategies for Businesses

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The Faribault County EDA is here to help as businesses begin to reopen. Here is a reopening guide put together by the Minnesota Retailers Association: https://www.mnretail.org/news/item/reopenHere is a safety plan template put...

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COVID-19 Resources for Businesses

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January 2020 Business Spotlight

January 2020 Business Spotlight

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10 Week Succession Planning Class

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Calling all business owners!The Faribault County EDA is partnering with the University of Minnesota Extension to provide a 10 week course on succession planning for businesses in Faribault County. The...

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2020 Meeting Schedule

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November Business Spotlight

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October Business Spotlight

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The EDA visited Minnesota Lake for their October Meeting. After the meeting, Board Members visited Kasey's Country Cuts to present the October Business Spotlight Award. Kasey Stenzel is the owner...

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