The Mom and Pop Small Business Grant Program offers funding opportunities for small owned and operated businesses to purchase equipment, supplies, advertising/marketing, inventory, building liability insurance, security systems and to make minor renovations.

Applications are available online from January to May, depending on your commission district. Deadlines to complete the application are also based by district.

Current Mom and Pop Grant applications

  • District 4: Applications will be accepted from Feb. 4 through 12 noon on Feb. 22.
  • District 5: Applications are available now through Feb. 14. Completed applications are accepted until 4 p.m., Feb. 15.
  • District 6: Applications are available now through Feb. 19. Completed applications are accepted until 4 p.m., Feb. 22.
  • District 7: Applications are available now through Feb. 15. Completed applications are accepted until 4 p.m., Feb. 22.
  • District 8: Applications will be available starting Feb. 11.
  • District 9: Applications are available now through Feb. 22. Completed applications are accepted until 4 p.m., Feb. 25.
  • District 10: Applications will be available starting Feb. 11.
  • District 11: Applications will be available starting April 8.
  • District 12: Applications are available now through Feb. 22. Completed applications are accepted until 4 p.m., March 4.
  • District 13: Applications will be available starting March 1.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • All businesses must be located in the specified county commission district
  • Must be a for-profit business
  • Must not be part of a national chain
  • A physical address is required
  • Home-based businesses can apply

Additional criteria may be required, based on commission district. Review the guidelines section of the application.

  • District 1
  • Applications for 2019 are no longer available.
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  • District 2
  • Applications for 2019 are no longer available.
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  • District 3
  • Applications for 2019 are no longer available.
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  • District 4
  • Applications are now available. Applications will be accepted Feb. 4 through 12 noon, Feb. 22 at the District 4 Office, 1100 NE 163rd Street, #303, in North Miami Beach.
  • For more information, call 305-787-5999.
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  • District 5
  • The Mom and Pop Small Business Grant Program offers funding opportunities for small owned and operated businesses to purchase equipment, supplies, advertising/marketing, inventory, building liability insurance, security systems and to make minor renovations. Applications are available now through February 14, 2019.
  • Check to make sure your business is in District 5
  • Download application and read program requirements.
  • Applications can also be picked up at one of our district offices, located at:
  • 2100 Coral Way, Suite #400, Miami, FL 33145
  • 1700 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Only open Tuesdays and Thursdays)
  • Applications must be hand delivered to one of our district offices between February 11th – 15th until 4 p.m.
  • Informational Meetings will be held:
  • Wednesday, January 30th at 6 p.m. at Camacol: 1401 West Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33135AND
  • Tuesday, February 5th at 6 p.m. at Miami Beach Regional Library: 227 22nd Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • Feel free to contact our office at 305-375-5924 with any additional questions.
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  • District 6
  • Applications are available now through Feb. 19 at the District 06 Office.
  • There will be two mandatory informational workshop explaining the requirements. Attendance to one workshop is mandatory.
  • Monday, Feb. 11 
    The Rebeca Sosa Multipurpose Facility
    1700 SW 62nd Avenue
    6:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, Feb. 19
    Miami Springs Recreational Center
    1401 Westward Drive, 2nd Floor
    6:30 p.m.
  • Completed applications will only be accepted at the District 06 Office starting Feb. 12 through 4 p.m., Feb. 22.
  • For more information, call 305-267-6377.
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  • District 7
  • Applications are available now through Feb. 15. Applications can be picked up at the following locations:

    South Miami City Hall
    6130 Sunset Drive 

    Frankie Shannon Rolle Community Center
    3750 South Dixie Highway

    Neighbors And Neighbors Association (NANA)
    Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall Social-Economic Institute
    5120 NW 24th Avenue
  • There will be a mandatory informational workshop explaining the requirements on Feb. 13 at 2 p.m., Frankie Shannon Rolle Neighborhood Center, 3750 South Dixie Highway, Room 15, in Miami.
  • Completed applications will only be accepted at the District 07 Offices or Neighbors And Neighbors Association Office starting Feb. 18 through 4 p.m., Feb. 22.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.
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  • District 8
  • Applications will be available starting Feb. 11.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.
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  • District 9
  • Applications are available now through Feb. 22 at the District 09 Offices.
  • Applications can be picked at the following locations:
  • District North Office
    10750 SW 211th Street, Suite 206
    Cutler Bay, FL
    305-234-4938
  • District South Office
    1634 NW 6th Ave
    Florida City, FL
    305-245-4420
  • There will be a mandatory informational workshop explaining the requirements.
  • Thursday, Feb. 21 
    South Dade Regional Library, 2nd Floor
    10750 SW 211th Street
    5:30 p.m.
  • Completed applications will only be accepted at the District 09 North Office, 10750 SW 211th Street, 2nd Floor by 4 p.m., Feb. 25.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.
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  • District 10
  • Applications will be available starting Feb. 11.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.
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  • District 11
  • Applications will be available starting April 8.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.
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  • District 12
  • Applications are available now through Feb. 22 online and District 12 Office.
  • There will be a mandatory informational workshop explaining the requirements on Feb. 25 at 6:30 p.m., Firefighters Memorial Building, 8000 NW 21st Street, in Doral.
  • Completed applications will only be accepted at the District 12 Office starting Feb. 26 through 4 p.m., March 4.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.
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  • District 13
  • Applications will be available starting March 1.
  • For more information, call 305-756-0605.

Don’t miss out on these opportunities to better your small business, and be able to grow using these government grants. If you do use them and get qualified, send us a message once you have implemented the grants, we would love to interview you and see how this has helped your business grow.

Good luck!