EDC Entrepreneurship Grant

Monday, 10 June 2019 16:14

The Wilkes Economic Development Corporation recently held the 6th annual Entrepreneurial Grant Competition. Applications were received from 20 businesses in Wilkes County in several categories including food service, recreation, construction, IT, and retail business, to name a few. Applicants were grouped as either a new or existing business. Business plans were judged with the emphasis being on sustainability and funding impact to the business. Grant amounts totaling $12,500 were distributed this year between five companies. Read More...
Winners: Mr. Toro Bakery and Taqueria, Handy Hands Home Remodel and Repair Service, Moonshine Leatherworks, April Flowers and Key City Antique Mall.