SBTAGP, FY19 - Grant Award Announcement: Crowd Listening

FY2019 Awardees

The purpose of the Small Business Assistance Grant Program is to expand economic and entrepreneurial opportunity throughout the Commonwealth. The program is designed to complement and enhance the traditional public and private small business assistance network by providing technical assistance or training programs for underserved and disadvantaged businesses with 20 employees or fewer.

The total funding awarded in these grants was $1,911,860. Grant amounts ranged from $10,000 to $120,000. MGCC would like to thank these organizations for their work and dedication in helping support small businesses through the Commonwealth.


  Awardee Region/City Assisting Website
Accion Logo

African Community Economic Development of New England (ACEDONE) Boston Region  
Artmorpheus Boston Region
  Ascentria Community Services Central & Western Regions
Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce
Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce Blackstone Valley Region
Bowdoin Geneva Main Streets logo
Bowdoin Geneva Main Streets Boston Region
The Carrot Project Logo
Carrot Project Statewide      
Center for women in enterprise
Center for Women and Enterprise Boston & Central Regions
Coastal Community Capital Logo
Coastal Community Capital Southeastern Region & Cape Cod
Common Capital logo
Common Capital Western Region  
Commonwealth Kitche
Commonwealth Kitchen


(Boston = Main Target)  
Community Development Partnerships Logo
Community Development Partnership - Cape CDP Southeastern Region & Cape Cod
Community Economic Development Center
Community Economic Development Center of Southeastern MA Southeastern Region
Community Teamwork
Community Teamwork, Inc.
Merrimack Valley Small Business Center
Northeastern Region
Dorchester Bay Logo
Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation Boston Region
E for All Logo

Northeastern Region

(Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, New Bedford & Holyoke)
Franklin County Community Development

Franklin County Community Development Corp.
Hilltown CDC
Food Processing Center

Western Region
Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce
Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce (SPARK) Western Region
Greater New England Minority Supplier Development Council
Greater New England Minority Supplier Development Council (GNEMSDC) / GNEMSDC Massachusetts Advisors Statewide
(Main Target = Boston)
Haitian American Business Expo logo
Haitian American Business Expo, Inc. Southeastern, Northeastern & Boston Regions
Hispanic American Institute
Hispanic American Institute Northeastern Region
Interise logo
Interise Boston Region
Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Center Logo
Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corp. Boston Region
Local Enterprise Assistance Fund (LEAF) Statewide
LISC Boston Logo
Local Initiative Support Corporation Boston Region
Mass Moca Logo
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass MoCa)

(Main Target = North Adams)
Mill City Community Investments
Mill Cities Community Investments Northeastern Region
New Bedford Economic Development Council logo 100x100
New Bedford Economic Development Council Southeastern Region
New Vue Communities Logo
NewVue Communities Central Region
North Central Massachusetts
North Central Mass Development Corp. Central Region
North Shore Community Development Coalition
North Shore Community Development Coalition Northeastern Region
Nuestras Raices
Nuestras Raices Western Region
  Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corp. (PERC) Western Region
Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation Logo
Quaboag Valley Community Development Corp. Central Region
Grantee, Salem Main Streets
Salem Main Streets Salem
Southeast Asian Coalition of Massachusetts logo
Southeast Asian Coalition of Massachusetts Central Region
South Middlesex Opportunity Council Logo
South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC)
Martin Luther King, Jr., Business Empowerment Center
Central Region
Third Sector New England Logo
Third Sector New England, Inc. - New Entry Sustainable Farming Projects Statewide
TLE Logo
TLE Center for Urban Entrepreneurship Boston Region
  Transformative Culture Project (formerly Epicenter Community) Boston Region