Thanks to a major new infusion of CARES Act funding from Thurston County, Thurston Strong is expanding the volume and range of funding support available to local organizations. Over $7 Million in grant funding is … Read More »
Wondering how local enterprises are getting through this difficult time? Take a look at some stories from around Thurston County at: www.thurstonstories.com/. Or visit the YouTube channel at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_GjRQHrrZfuwYOtQbpRd0w.
Featured businesses include Gabbi’s … Read More »
Over the past month, Thurston Strong partners have provided over $1.1 million in grant support to local childcare providers and small businesses. The majority of this funding comes from federal CARES Act dollars approved by … Read More »
Over the past several weeks, Thurston Strong has offered a variety of resources to help business and institutional partners as they work through the challenges of remaining open or reopening to the public. To date:… Read More »
The Washington State Employment Security Department (ESD) recently provided updates on various topics, including the items below. Please follow the links below if relevant to your situation.
SharedWork helps businesses avoid layoffs and ease into … Read More »
The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound has opened the 2020 Community Grants program. It is anticipated that $400,000 in funding will be released in increments of $1,500-$5,000. The program serves community-based non-profit organizations that … Read More »
Whether you’re thinking about opening a business, need help maintaining or growing the one you already operate, or want to make a full-scale change, we have you covered. The Thurston County Economic Development (EDC) Center … Read More »
The first round of hand sanitizer and disposable masks has arrived. We expect supplies to move quickly and are working to secure more. We appreciate your patience along the way. To review parameters and submit … Read More »