Xchocol’Art, a local Chocolate business, has applied for a $100,000 grant from Chase’s, Mission Main Street Grants®. Xchocol’Art must submit a questionnaire outlining a business plan that will result in growth of the business and receive at least 250 votes to be eligible for a grant. Full eligibility requirements are available in the Program Rules (https://www.missionmainstreetgrants.com/rules).
Customers, fans and community members can show support for Xchocol’Art by voting at www.MissionMainStreetGrants.comhttps://www.missionmainstreetgrants.com/b/66273 using Facebook Connect.
The voting deadline is June 19 and grant recipients will be selected by expert panelists. “Xchocol’Art is striving to grow and expand by finding a retail location in the Carmel area to help in the manufacturing process and showcase to the community all the possibilities of cacao as well as hire new employees. Receiving this grant would be an unbelievable opportunity to ensure the work of this business continues in Carmel,” said Business owner, Joann Hofer.
Through Mission Main Street Grants, Chase will award $2 million to 20 small business across America. All businesses that apply for a grant and meet the eligibility requirements will receive access to a small business webcast by Premier Sponsor, LinkedIn. In addition, the 20 grant recipients will receive a trip to LinkedIn headquarters.
The 20 grant recipients will be announced in September 2015. For additional details about Mission Main Street Grants visit www.MissionMainStreetGrants.com.