03/03/2024 1:43 AM


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42 Falls Church Businesses, Non-Profits Get Second Round Grants

FALLS CHURCH, VA — In the second round of COVID-19 emergency grants, 42 Falls Church small businesses and non-profits have received grants. The second round was opened to non-profits, as well as a wider range of small businesses. To date, 126 businesses and non-profits have been named recipients to aid with financial impacts of the pandemic.

There were 85 applications submitted in the second round, and 42 were eligible for grants. All eligible recipients can receive an award thanks to Falls Church Economic Development Authority funding and a $4,000 donation from the George Mason High School class of 2020. Each recipient receives $2,000 to help with critical operating expenses such as salaries, benefits and rent during the pandemic.

The second round of grants was open to small businesses and non-profits meeting eligibility requirements, including being located in the City of Falls Church for at least a year, having less than 50 employees and experiencing at least a 50 percent decrease in revenue since 2019. Businesses must have gross receipts between $50,000 and $700,000. Types of businesses affected by the governor’s May 23 executive order were eligible, but businesses considered essential under the order weren’t eligible.

In the first round of grants, 84 small businesses received grants. Those businesses couldn’t apply for the second round.

The new grant recipients include:

  • Andy & Catherine, Inc T/A New Moon Restaurant

  • BB skincare inc

  • Cafe Nho

  • Carlyn Davis Casting & Production Services, Inc.

  • Cat Sitting by Susan

  • Corwin Training LLC

  • Creative Cauldron

  • Everest Beauty Salon

  • Falls Church Arts, Inc

  • Falls Church Education Foundation

  • Falls Church Music Conservatory

  • Falls Church Preschool & Daycare, Inc

  • Father and Son Barber Shop

  • Gigi’s Salon Parisienne, INC DBA Perfect Ending Hair Salon

  • Golem, Elizabeth K LAC T/A Meridian Healing Works

  • Greater Falls Church Chamber of Commerce

  • Hair Nail Boutique Inc

  • Hau Giang Corp

  • His Time Hair Salon

  • Hoa Vien Quan

  • Hoang Gia Cafe Inc

  • Hoang Tho Barber Shop

  • Kim Chau Jewelry

  • Lacay Mi Gia Ltd

  • Lil City Creamery

  • Mimi Beauty Care LLC

  • Miracle Hands & Spa Inc

  • Ngoc Huong J. Or PKV Corporation

  • Phuoc Loc Corporation

  • Phuong Hair Beauty LLC

  • Phuong’s Alterations

  • Rare Bird Coffee LLC

  • SCG Insurance & Financial Services INC

  • Smitty’s Unisex Barber Shop

  • TeaDM LLC

  • The Unity Club

  • Thien Hy, Inc

  • Tin Hanh Jewelers

  • Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation

  • Tri-State Jewelers Inc.

  • Welsh Printing

  • Yellow Diamond LLC

This article originally appeared on the Falls Church Patch