New Grant Program To Assist Maine Businesses Impacted by Canadian Border Closure

Calling all Caribou businesses and organizations!

The state has launched a new program to help businesses along the Canadian border recover from the pandemic. The grant program will offer $10 million in federal coronavirus relief funds to public-facing organizations and businesses that are open and located within 25 miles by driving of a border crossing with Canada.

IMPORTANT: Here’s a link to the grant application: https://www.maine.gov/…/economic…/charter-border . If you have any questions, please call Brandon McDonald or Josh Nadeau at the Northern Maine Development Commission at 498-8736. You can also call 1-800-872-3838 to be connected to the Maine State Department of Economic and Community Development.

Brandon: bmcdonald@nmdc.org

Josh: jnadeau@nmdc.org

Click here for a Maine Public News article about the grant.