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The Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation (MGCC) is pleased to announce that the following organizations have received Fiscal Year 2017 Small Business Assistance Grants:
Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce
Center for Women and Enterprise
Coastal Community Capital
Commonwealth Kitchen/Crop Circle Kitchen
Community Teamwork, Inc.
Merrimack Valley Small Business Center
Cooperative Fund of New England
Dorchester Bay EDC
E For all
Hispanic American Institute
Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce
Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Corp.
Jamaica Plain, MA
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass MoCa)
North Adams, MA
Mill Cities Community Investment (Lowell Community Loan Fund)
New Bedford Economic Development Council
New Bedford, MA
North Central Mass Development Corp.
North Shore Community Development Coalition
Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corp.
Quaboag Valley Community Development Corp.
Quincy 2000 Collaborative
Southeast Asian Coalition of Massachusetts
South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC)
The purpose of the Small Business Assistance Grant Program is to expand economic and entrepreneurial opportunity throughout the Commonwealth. The program is designed to complement and enhance the traditional public and private small business assistance network by providing technical assistance or training programs for underserved and disadvantaged businesses with 20 employees or fewer.
The total funding awarded in these grants was $915,000. Grant amounts ranged from $10,000 to $60,000.
MGCC would like to thank these organizations for their work and dedication in helping support small businesses through the Commonwealth.