Mountain BizWorks, Dogwood Health Trust Partner to Provide Access to Paycheck Protection Program for Nonprofits, Rural, Minority and Women-Owned Small Businesses in Western North Carolina

Dogwood Health Trust announces a time-sensitive payroll protection program being offered in partnership with Mountain Bizworks that is benefiting local non-profits, small businesses and churches in Western North Carolina. The program issues forgivable loans and it specifically targets non-profits. The application process is fairly short and simple as well!

Please see the information below and contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you have any questions or reach out to Mountain Bizworks directly to schedule a consultation.

Paycheck Protection Program Application Information

PLEASE NOTE: This is extremely time-sensitive as we don’t know how long the funds will be available from the federal government.


Deadlines and Information

Nonprofit Applications -- accepted beginning April 8, 2020.
Small Business Applications  -- accepted beginning April 10, 2020.
All applications are to be submitted via:

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Yancey County Government
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Burnsville, NC 28714