The purpose of the We Love Lake Street Recovery Fund is to support the recovery of businesses and nonprofit organizations in the Lake Street corridor after the civil uprising that followed in the wake of George Floyd’s murder.
Up to $3,000,000 in total of funding will be made available for grants to businesses and nonprofit organizations through this round of funding. Eligible applicants can apply for grants of up to $25,000. Our review committee expects to make an average grant amount of $10,000.
Please note: the English application is currently available on the website and Spanish and Somali will be available by the end of the day.
Please read the full set of guidelines on our website.
\We will have a series of rolling deadlines. Applications will be reviewed in batches after each deadline passes. The deadlines are:
- Friday, June 26
- Friday, July 3
- Friday, July 10
- Friday, July 17
If you are unable to fill out an application using the online forms and/or need assistance in English, Spanish, or Somali, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or text/call 612-022-0232.
All applications will be reviewed by the We Love Lake Street Recovery Fund Oversight Committee, which includes local leaders with strong ties to Lake Street’s diverse business community. You can read more about this committee on our website.