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FUNDING APPROVED FOR SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Agency has approved a $50,000 grant for the New Image Foundation, which will provide technical assistance to small businesses in St. Thomas.
The assistance will include job training and placement, and an entrepreneurial development program; funds will be used for equipment, supplies and salaries.
New Image is a non-profit entity that provides training opportunities for women-owned businesses, with special emphasis on women from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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