Wells fargo open for business grant Impact
Houston Fund for Social Justice and Economic Equity (HEF) officially announced the launch of the Open for Business Grant portal to distribute $20 million to Houston-area diverse, small businesses and non-profit organizations.
The Verizon ‘Upgrade’ grant greatly impacted 16 nonprofit organizations across Houston. Leaders continue to share the impact of HEF resources on their ability to serve.
Through a randomized selection process, the Mayor’s Guaranteed Income Pilot Program (MGI) anticipates completing the selection and begin the distribution of the monthly stipend of $375 for one year. Notifications are slated to begin in August.
HEF partners with minority-owned businesses to deliver services or products at all in-person events. Recently, HEF partnered with 9 vendors at the Wells Fargo Open For Business Portal Launch.