Bear Paw Development receives $1.7M in CARES Act money to help COVID-impacted businesses
Last updated 4/9/2021 at 11:05am
Staff and wire report
Havre-based Bear Paw Development Corp. is getting some help from the federal government to help businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
The U.S. Department of Commerce announced Thursday its Economic Development Administration awarded a $1.7 million Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security — CARES — Act Recovery Assistance grant to Bear Paw to capitalize and administer a revolving loan fund to provide gap financing to coronavirus-impacted small businesses in Bear Paw Development’s economic development district.
Since 1969, Bear Paw, the oldest e...