FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Byrd's Eye® Competing for $100,000 Grant from
Chase Mission Main Street Grants®
Online Voting Ends June 19th
June 8, 2015, Upper Marlboro, MD – Byrd's Eye, LLC, a Prince George's County based small business, has applied for a $100,000 grant from Chase Mission Main Street Grants®. Byrd's Eye's Founder and CEO David Byrd recently submitted a questionnaire outlining a business plan that will result in the company's next stage of development. Byrd's Eye must receive at least 250 votes to be eligible for a grant.
Customers, fans, and friends can show support for Byrd's Eye by voting here using Facebook Connect.
The voting deadline is June 19, 2015, and grant recipients will be selected by expert panelists. "This grant would be a game changer in Byrd's Eye's development trajectory and allow us to hire staff, continue to develop digital products, and other additional services, Byrd's Eye Founder/CEO David Byrd said.
Through Mission Main Street Grants, Chase will award $2 million to 20 small business across America. All businesses that apply for a grant and meet the eligibility requirements will receive access to a small business webcast by Premier Sponsor, LinkedIn. In addition, the 20 grant recipients will receive a trip to LinkedIn headquarters.
The 20 grant recipients will be announced in September 2015. For additional details about Mission Main Street Grants visit their website.
About Mission Main Street Grants
Demonstrating an ongoing commitment to small business, Chase launched Mission Main Street Grants, a program that will award 20 grants of $100,000 to small businesses across America. By completing a business profile, a grant questionnaire, and meeting relevant eligibility requirements, small businesses will have access to special offers from the Premier Sponsor, LinkedIn. Chase is committed to helping small businesses so they can take big steps for their business and community.
For further information, please contact:
David J. Byrd, CEO/Founder, Byrd's Eye