Small Business Relief Fund

Small Business Relief Fund

Ways to Support Small Businesses

The Entrepreneur Fund is urging everyone to support local retailers, restaurants and other businesses during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Our region’s small businesses are vital to providing core services and employing our friends, neighbors and families. You can show your continued support by:

  • Buying gift certificates to use in the future
  • Ordering delivery or carry-out options
  • Shop online – focus on local businesses before corporations
  • Tip a little more than usual
  • Encourage others to do the same

You can go above and beyond by providing a direct donation to the Entrepreneur Fund’s Small Business Relief Fund.


Foundation-Building for the Future

Ann and Kyle Anderson own The Tongue & Groove Store, formerly Northern Wholesale Millwork, manufacturing and selling solid wood products like flooring, paneling and trim molding. In 2012, the shop was busy, with the majority of their energy spent on day-to-day operations and “putting out fires,” as Ann put it…