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Pre-App Check

See if you qualify instantly by filling out this very simple form!

Please confirm the following statements about your business to determine your eligibility for this Program. If your business meets the eligibility requirements, you will be redirected to the “Apply Now” application link. If your business does not meet all of these eligibility requirements, your business does not qualify for this Program and you will be redirected to additional resources.

1. My business operates from a commercial location within the unincorporated Sacramento County. Unincorporated areas are located outside of the cities limits. (Home-based businesses do not qualify, except those open to the public for normal business operations. i.e., licensed childcare centers) Check your address.


2. My business was open and operating as of March 1, 2020.


3. My business is currently open and operating and intends to remain open.


4. My business experienced negative economic impacts as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the related health and safety restrictions.


5. My business has an active Sacramento County business license that was issued on or before March 1,2020. (Renewed business licenses issued after March 1, 2020 are acceptable. If you need to renew or obtain a copy of your business license, please contact Sacramento County’s Office of Economic Development at Covid19.BusinessAssistance@saccounty.net.)


6. My business is independently owned and operated.


7. My business employed between 1 and 25 full-time equivalent employees as of March 1, 2020 and currently employs between 1 and 25 full-time equivalent employees.


8. My business earned between $1,000 and $2.5 Million in annual gross revenue on my 2020 tax return.


Sacramento County’s small businesses and nonprofits are a critical part of this community. We invite you to access grant funding to support in the recovery of your valued organization’s operations.

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