Micro-Business

FOXBOROUGH, MA, JULY 2020 — Foxborough was awarded a regional CDBG grant with five other Massachusetts communities (Bellingham, Foxborough, Franklin, Medfield, Walpole and Wrentham). The total grant award is for $540,000 for micro-enterprises (those with 5 or fewer employees) and $54,000 for food pantries. Foxborough micro-businesses who income-qualify may receive up to $10,000 in grants. Applications are forthcoming, and those who are interested are strongly encouraged to reach out Paige Duncan, Planning Director, at pduncan@foxboroughma.gov or to fill out the survey found at https://tinyurl.com/micro-business.

Micro Business

MICROENTERPRISE GRANT APPLICATION NOW OPEN - DEADLINE IS 10/7/2020 at 4:30PM

The application deadline for the Preliminary Applications is Oct. 7th at 4:30 pm. 
 The consultant (Community Opportunities Group “COG”), will review these to make sure they meet the basic eligibility criteria.  If you have specific questions about eligibility criteria, please contact Paula Stuart by phone (617-388-1331) or by email (pstuart@cogincorp.com).

  • If you would like a hard copy of the application, please visit the Planning Department on the 2nd floor of Town Hall.

Link to Youtube video on the grant: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEg2KZms03Y

If you meet the criteria, you will be placed in a lottery that will be held on  October 14th via Zoom (time TBA).

If you have any questions, please reach out to Paige Duncan, Planning Director, at pduncan@foxboroughma.gov, or 508-543-1250