Stand By Me Minority Small Business Program 2021-05-07T14:57:20+00:00

Stand By Me Minority Small Business Program

Ready take it to the next level?

Thanks to an alliance between Barclays Bank and United Way of Delaware, Delaware minority-owned-and-operated small businesses may now be eligible to receive free financial coaching and business support services aimed at helping grow their business revenue as much as 20%.

Receive the support you need to improve your business!

Partner with a FREE personal financial and business coach who can help you:

  • Learn about programs and services to grow your business.
  • Get help qualifying for minority business certifications.
  • Establish and achieve your business goals.
  • Understand and take charge of your personal finances.

Eligible Delaware minority small business owners can learn more about the program and apply starting March 15, 2021 until May 15, 2021, or until 50 program applications have been accepted. Monetary incentives are awarded at the midpoint of program, with additional funds awarded upon completion (awards range from $3k to $9k.)

Eligibility Criteria: Minority owned and operated businesses incorporated in Delaware and doing at least 50% of their business in Delaware. Must have less than 20 full-time employees, and an average FTE salary less than $50k.