Note: Some relief grants have open enrollment periods and many also offer additional rounds of grants, so we have left the links below available for you to review and check for availability. These sites also offer other resources that may be of assistance to you. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with these organizations and their services.
King County’s Revive and Thrive Together Program
King County announces $20 million in economic support for Arts, Culture, and Science Organizations, Independent Music Venues, and Independent Movie Theaters.
Working Washington Grants: Border Business Relief Program
Working Washington grants for businesses impacted by U.S.-Canadian border closure.
Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue Plan (SHARP) Grants
Intended for Washington State nonprofit organizations that provide humanities programming, these grants will help those organizations respond to and recover from the effects of the coronavirus. The grants are funded by the American Rescue Plan via the National Endowment for the Humanities.
WA State Dept. of Agriculture Small Business Assistance
Farmer’s Markets, Craft Breweries, Wineries & Distilleries, Agri-Tourism Farms – The WA State Dept. of Agriculture is currently accepting applications for small business assistance grants to help agriculture businesses and organizations in sectors that have been economically hurt due to marketplace disruptions created by the necessary public health measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more & apply
Restaurant Revitalization Fund/Grants
Learn more about this program to assist restaurants negatively affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
This grant provides emergency assistance for eligible venues affected by COVID-19.
City of Lynnwood Small Business Relief Grants
Check status of grant fund. Funds for eligible businesses may be used for existing operating expenses, including business rent or mortgage, payroll, utilities, inventory, marketing, and improvements to meet social distancing requirements.
Workforce Education Grants
Students enrolled in a professional/technical program may be eligible for these grants.
ArtsWA grants support the work of arts organizations across Washington State.
The Plate Fund
Food Service Workers
List of resources of many types posted by The Plate Fund.
GreenRope Offers Free CRM Programs For Qualifying Non-Profits
Customer relationships are key in business and especially during this unusual time. Find out if GreenRope is right for your business and check your qualification.
Google Ad Grants & Free Resources For Non-Profits
Restaurant Employee Relief Fund
Grants of $500 will be awarded on a first-come first-served basis starting April 2 to those individuals who meet the prescribed eligibility criteria, as reviewed and verified by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF).
James Beard Foundation Food and Beverage Industry Relief Fund
Open to independent restaurants with under 100 employees. Apply here for temporary relief funds up to $15,000.