Marin Microbusinesses Receive Grants

The Marin Microbusiness Grant Program has distributed one-time-only funds to local businesses that have been hard-hit during the Covid-19 pandemic. Grants were awarded to qualified applicants through a random lottery.

111 Small-business owners in Marin County received grants

$2,500 Amount awarded to each microbusiness

211 Number of applications received

148 Businesses that were deemed qualified after a review process

61 Percentage of female awardees

5 Military veteran awardees

51 Percentage of minority awardees

50 Awardees in the fields of art/entertainment; professional or technical services; and housecleaning and janitorial

50 Percentage of businesses located in San Rafael, Novato and West Marin