The City of Temecula is excited to announce the launch of the ‘Level Up Training-and-Funding Grant Program’ (Level Up), which was designed to invigorate and support the local business landscape. This innovative program aims to provide valuable resources, training, and financial assistance to entrepreneurs seeking to grow and elevate their established businesses. As part of the City of Temecula’s Community Reinvestment Program, Level Up will provide $520,000 in grant funding to brick-and-mortar businesses located in Temecula that meet the criteria and fulfill all requirements.
This program offers a comprehensive package of benefits, including:
Level Up will be hosted in partnership with the Orange County Inland Empire Small Business Development Center (OCIE SBDC). OCIE SBDC will administer the applications and training program. Program is based on availability of funds, program guidelines, and submission of all required information and supporting documentation.
The grant application will be open at 9:00 AM on Friday, December 1, 2023, through Monday, January 15, 2024, at 5:00 PM. Complete applications that meet the general criteria will be contacted by the OCIE SBDC and registered for the required training portion of the program.
To view the full program description and eligibilities, and to apply please visit: https://ociesmallbusiness.org/temecula-level-up-program/. For questions, contact Mary Cervantes, TVE2 Manager, by phone at 951-506-5187 or via email at Mary.Cervantes@TemeculaCA.gov.