This program assists small businesses in Mecklenburg County preparing for and accessing financing that makes good economic and business sense. This program works in collaboration with financial institutions, technical assistance providers and other leveraging partners to help grow a diverse range of businesses in our community.
Business Investment Grants
Mecklenburg County makes grants available to qualifying companies bringing at least 20 new jobs and $3 million in investment to our community. These grants are refunds of a portion of the new ad valorem taxes created by the project. Terms are based on the number of jobs, the amount of investment and geographic location.