STAGE THREE OPENS AT 8:00AM ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1ST, 2020.

The COVID-19 pandemic forced the Charlotte County business community to confront immense challenges. As a result, on July 14, 2020 the Charlotte County Board of County Commissioners approved the Recovery Grant Program to accelerate and assist the reopening efforts of businesses hardest hit by COVID-19.

This year Charlotte County was assigned $32.9 million from the federal CARES Act approved by Congress.Twenty percent (20%) of those funds, $6,580,000, will be given to qualified Charlotte County businesses by electronic application through the Recovery Grant Program.The criteria has changed for this stage, so please go to: www.Cleared4TakeOff.Com for more information.