Licensed Family Child Care Emergency Relief Grants
Package 1: State Relief Grant:
$4,500 grants are for operation of business in addition to payments from those who are in attendance, including
Emergency/Essential Workers. Legislation language (section 2) https://tinyurl.com/shs48av
Peace Time Grant
Package 2: Greater Minnesota Initiative Grants
Press release: https://mn.gov/governor/news/?id=1055-425024
Initiative Foundation release: https://www.greaterminnesota.net/childcare/
Small Business Association (SBA): 3.75% loans available to stay afloat (private individuals do not have access to this money. Operational expense, think your home, your electricity, etc.
Main page: ,
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Sign up for SBA updates: sba.gov/updates
DEED website Unemployment: possible eligibility if program is shut down to a direct result of COVID-19.
DHS COVID-19 License information:
Sign up for updates at the bottom of the page!
Governor Walz email list: Sign up for updates https://mn.gov/governor/
Child Care Aware:
Tom Copeland: , , 651-280-5591
LegalShield: Contact Cyndi Cunningham directly for MCCPIN membership benefit options
Dept of Health: https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/index.html
County/City: Connect with your city and County alerts and information!
COVID-19 Guidance for Child Care Settings https://tinyurl.com/wbkeua9