Halifax County Small Business Recovery Assistance Fund
The Town of South Boston plans to apply for Community Development Block Grant funds up to $550,000 from the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for the Halifax County Small Business Recovery Assistance Fund (SBRAF). Through the Halifax County SBRAF, the Town of South Boston will help businesses meet their long-term business goals by adjusting to COVID-19 demands. Establishing safe and clean re-opening procedures, in accordance with the Governorâ€™s guidance, is necessary for the safety of customers and employees. It will allow businesses to regain and sustain operations, ideally helping them retain existing staff, fill vacant positions, create new jobs, and become more efficient and resilient. Grant assistance to small businesses adversely impacted by COVID-19 will be offered in the form of space and technology upgrades, sanitation supplies, job training/technical assistance, rent/mortgage assistance, and utility assistance. The maximum grant award to a business will be $10,000.00. Please review this Fact Sheet for more information. Businesses are also encouraged to submit an interest form at https://forms.gle/KDvzNrdCUViXtmXg7.
South Bostonâ€™s Small Business Emergency Loan Fund
The Town of South Boston and Destination Downtown South Boston have partnered to form a $250,000 loan pool to support small business needs during this time of economic uncertainty.
Please click here for more details.
Downtown South Boston
the day visiting the wonderful shops in
Downtown South Boston. Browse for hours
in antique shops, get a haircut, select
the perfect gift for someone special in
specialty shops, take home a bouquet of
flowers, furnish a home or wardrobe, do
your banking, take a cardio kickboxing
or yoga/pilates class, pick up the local
newspaper and relax over a cup of
cappuccino, grab a delicious lunch, try
some creamy delicious gelato, or go to
see a great show and pair it with a
fabulous dinner at a AAA 3 Diamond Rated
restaurant. Stroll the tree-lined
streets, enjoy the Victorian
architecture, and soak up the small town
atmosphere. Whatever your pleasure,
Downtown South Boston has it all!