BECOME A PART OF THE LOCAL ECONOMY
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
Who the Grant is For
- Someone wanting to start a new business in the Kittanning area defined by the 16201 zip code.
- An existing business in the 16201 zip code that wants to add a new business offering.
- 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
- One year membership in DKI
- Promotion of your business through press releases and social media posts.
What are the Stipulations
- Business must be based or being opened in the Kittanning area defined by the 16201 zip code.
- Grant money for the purpose specified on the grant application.
- Grant money within 90 days of receiving the check.
- I will appear in a picture with a representative of DKI that will be used for a press release and social media posts.
- My business will be featured on social media posts to promote my business and or the specific project this grant was awarded for.
- I must submit proof that the grant funds were used for their intended purposes.
- 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.
- 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.
- If I do not abide by these terms, my one year complimentary membership in DKI will be revoked.
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