Community Business Launch

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Here are the Downtown Suffolk Community Business Launch Winners!  A total of $45,000 in Cash Grants were awarded.  Congratulations to:  Brick & Mortar Brewing Company (expansion), Sparc Shoppe (expansion), Groundworks Bar & Bistro and Elizabeth & Maude Boutique.  

Suffolk has been selected as a VA Dept of Housing and Community Development "2019 Community". The Downtown Suffolk Community Business Launch is a series of educational workshops designed to help entrepreneurs make the leap from having a business idea to a real brick and mortar establishment, right in Downtown Suffolk. The workshops culminate in a business competition with opportunity for cash prizes, access to corporate resources and assistance with opening your retail storefront.  

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