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Hurricane Harvey Grant Provides Financial Relief for Business Owners
Local Houston organization Dreampreneur, Inc. provides grants to eligible business owners negatively affected by the storm
By: Dreampreneur, Inc.
Houston-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Dreampreneur, Inc. is offering assistance to local small business owners. They have initiated a program to provide relief in the form of monetary grants as well as donations of supplies and equipment to assist business owners in need. The organization was founded on the belief that having an opportunity to build a business for yourself is a fundamental American principle at the backbone of this country. According to the Small Business Administration, in the past 30 years small businesses have generated 64 percent of new jobs and paid 44 percent of all private payroll in the United States.
"Dreampreneur's philosophy is that if you can dream it you can achieve it, and we are here to assist in providing the resources and support to move entrepreneurship from a dream to a reality," said company CEO Eleanor Curry. "We know that rebuilding after the devastation of Harvey doesn't just include physical structures like homes and roads; it includes bouncing back from business loss as well--this grant aims to soften that blow and help entrepreneurs get back on their feet."
Those eligible to apply for the grant include Houston-area small businesses and entrepreneurs. Businesses and individuals interested in donating to the grant fund are encouraged to do so through the online donation link at http://dreampreneur.org. Grant amounts will be awarded and distributed on a case by case basis based on need and available funds. To apply for grant assistance online, visit http://dreampreneur.org/
About Dreampreneur, Inc.
Dreampreneur, Inc. was founded in 2015 by small business guru Eleanor Curry with the mission to help businesses succeed. The 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization offers programs to educate and provide assistance to small business owners. From skill-building classes to grants to resources for existing businesses, we believe this ideal of the American dream should be achievable by anyone with the passion, will, and determination to do so. The path to owning and succeeding in business can be bolstered and supported through the work of Dreampreneur's endeavors. For more information, visit http://dreampreneur.org.
Dreampreneur CEO, Eleanor Curry
Page Updated Last on: Oct 13, 2017