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Our goal at Downtown Kittanning Incorporated is to foster a positive local economy through community impact projects and offering our members resources to grow their business, create new jobs, and attract new homeowners to our beautiful town.

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Downtown Kittanning Incorporated Small Business Grant Program

Click Here to View the Press Release – 07/06/2020

Grant Information:

Who the Grant is For

  1. Someone wanting to start a new business in the Kittanning area defined by the 16201 zip code.
  2. An existing business in the 16201 zip code that wants to add a new business offering.  
  3. An existing business in 16201 zip code that has experienced economic hardship due to circumstances beyond their control such as fire, flood, health challenges, or pandemic closures.  

What the Grant Includes

  1. $1,000 
  2. One year membership in DKI
  3. Promotion of your business through press releases and social media posts.

What are the Stipulations

  1. Business must be based or being opened in the Kittanning area defined by the 16201 zip code.
  2. Grant money for the purpose specified on the grant application.
  3. Grant money within 90 days of receiving the check.
  4. I will appear in a picture with a representative of DKI that will be used for a press release and social media posts.
  5. My business will be featured on social media posts to promote my business and or the specific project this grant was awarded for.
  6. I must submit proof that the grant funds were used for their intended purposes.
  7. If I do not use the grant money for the purpose stated on my grant application or within the 90 day timeframe, I have to pay back the funds within 15 calendar days of Downtown Kittanning, Inc.
  8. If I do not abide by these terms, DKI may file in small claims court to recover the original grant funds as well as court costs.
  9. If I do not abide by these terms, my one year complimentary membership in DKI will be revoked.

Applications Are Not Currently Being Accepted, Please Check Again Later

CURRENT BUSINESSES

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SERVICES WE OFFER

We offer new and existing business owners the resources they need to apply for loans, grants, and programs that help teach business owners how to improve their day to day business operations.

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COMMUNITY OUTREACH

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