SJ Storefronts Initiative is a $250,000 Office of Economic Development grant opportunity to help small businesses lease vacant spaces by offsetting the cost of City permits, fees and taxes. The goal of this Initiative is to strengthen the economic vitality of Downtown San Jose and the City’s Neighborhood Business Districts.
The City of San Jose’s Office of Economic Development invites proposals from applicants in the following categories:
• Individuals: entrepreneurs or sole proprietors
• Small business owners
• Nonprofit organizations
• Landlords or property owners working with prospective businesses/tenants; and
• Contractors working with businesses and/or property owners
Applications are now being accepted!
For questions, please contact:
Office of Economic Development