On March 30, 2020, Summit County created the COVID-19 Small Business Emergency Relief Grant. The program, administered by the Greater Akron Chamber, was established to award $5,000 grants to eligible small businesses.
All in, they are granting $1,546,000 to 311 recipients throughout Summit County!
Coventry Township contributed $10,000 towards this effort. We are very happy to announce that 21 of our local businesses applied, 14 actually qualified, and 11 were successful. The following Coventry businesses will receive a grant award of $5,000 each:
- John C Kline DDS
- Summit Trailer Sales and Services
- Main Paint and Body
- Friess Welding
- Akron Coin and Jewelry
- New Happy Family Buffet
- Will’s Grill
- Johnny J’s
- Advanced EARGEAR
- Rose Villa
Congrats to the awardees – we are hopeful that this money will help you through these unprecedented times. We look forward to everyone being able to open their doors again soon!