ARPA Grants for Small Businesses and Non-Profits

ARPA Grant Updates

Below are the lists of awardees, these lists will be updated as awards continue to be made.

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All non-listed  grant applications remain under review by the Community Development Department and the Board of County Commissioners. Following review, they must be approved and awarded by the Commissioners at a public meeting, typically on Wednesdays. 

If you are an awardee, you will receive notice of the award via email and regular mail with further instructions. The Community Development Department will contact you via email if we require clarification or supplemental documentation for your application or award process. 

The ARPA Grant Program accepted applications from May 3 to May 27th. All awards are from applications submitted within that window. Currently, there is no planned second round for new applications, please stay tuned to this space for any updates.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to reach out to our department here.

Non-Profit Organization Awardees

Date AwardedAmount AwardedResolution Number (22-####)
Organization Name
08/03/22$10,0000542Pathways Enrichment Center
08/03/22$25,0000547Great Expectation Ministries
08/03/22$25,0000543Oberlin Weekday Community Meals/ Christ Episcopal Church Oberlin
08/03/22$15,0000548Second Baptist Church Adopt-A-School Initiative
08/03/22$25,0000544Beyond the Walls Church
08/03/22$25,0000549Church on The North Coast
08/03/22$25,0000546City Fresh
08/03/22$25,0000550Episcopal Church of The Redeemer/ Solidarity Urban Farms
08/03/22$25,0000545Faith Ministries Christian Center
08/16/22$10,0000563Amherst Downtown & Betterment Association D.B.A. Main Street Amherst
08/16/22$10,0000564Main Street Wellington Inc
08/16/22$10,0000571Lorain Revitalization Association
08/16/22$10,0000565Main Street Oberlin DBA Oberlin Business Partnership
08/16/22$10,0000566Amherst Historical Society
08/16/22$10,0000574Veterans Mural Association
08/16/22$10,0000567Historic Grafton School Inc
08/16/22$10,0000570Avon Lake Historical Society
08/16/22$10,0000568Oberlin Historical and Improvement Organization D.B.A. Oberlin Heritage Center
08/16/22$10,0000569Southern Lorain County Historical Society - Spirit Of '76 Museum
08/16/22$10,0000573Elyria Community Partnership
08/16/22$10,0000572Lake Shore Railway Association, Incorporated
08/31/22$75,0000602Good Knights, Inc
08/31/22$75,0000603North Ridgeville Community Care
08/31/22$75,0000604The LCADA Way
08/31/22$75,0000605Lorain County Community Action Agency
08/31/22$75,0000606El Centro De Servicios Sociales, Inc.
08/31/22$75,0000607The Nord Center
08/31/22$25,0000612Lorain County Imagination Library (Community Foundation of Lorain County Is Fiscal Sponsor)
08/31/22$50,0000608YWCA Of Elyria
08/31/22$50,0000611Lorain County Youth Brigade
08/31/22$75,0000613Lorain County Community College Foundation Inc
08/31/22$50,0000610Lorain Senior Community Center
09/21/22$15,0000666The MAD Factory
09/21/22$10,0000667
Northern Ohio Youth Orchestra
09/21/22$5,0000668Next Level Images Athletic Academy
09/21/22$25,0000669P2R Training and Resource Center, Inc.
09/21/22$15,0000670Safety Service Fundraising INC
09/21/22$25,0000671Harrison Cultural Community Centre
09/21/22$10,0000672Hearts of Patriots
09/21/22$5,0000674Catholic Charities, Diocese of Cleveland
09/21/22$15,0000675Firelands Association for the Visual Arts (FAVA)
09/21/22$5,0000676Healing Companions, Inc.
09/21/22$10,0000677FireFish Arts, Inc.
09/21/22$10,0000678Common Ground-The Cindy Nord Center for Renewal
09/21/22$10,0000673Lorain County Free Clinic, Inc.


Small Business Awardees

Date Awarded
Amount Awarded
Resolution Number (22-####)
Business Name
08/31/22$10,0000601Amherst Animal Hospital
08/31/22$5,0000601Bad Girl Fitness, LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601CEOA, LLC
08/31/22$5,0000601Little Devil Cupcakery, LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Old Town Pizza House/DMC Enterprises Inc
08/31/22$5,0000601Pogie's Catering, LLC.
08/31/22$10,0000601Pro Image Sign & Design, Inc
08/31/22$5,0000601Sandstone Candle Works
08/31/22$10,0000601Studio Q Photography, LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Laura's Learning Treehouse
08/31/22$10,0000601D&S Gareau (DBA Avon Lake Plumbing)
08/31/22$5,0000601Element LABS: Love, Art, Beauty, Science, LTD. 
08/31/22$10,0000601Erie Nails
08/31/22$5,0000601Pixel Power LLC
08/31/22$5,0000601Reloved Lumber LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Ricos Tacos & Tequilla LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601The Caslon
08/31/22$10,0000601Tru-Cor Fitness
08/31/22$10,0000601Wolff Tool and Mfg. Co., Inc.     DBA O.G. Bell Company
08/31/22$10,0000601Erie Shore Fitness LLC 
08/31/22$10,0000601Expresso Bakery LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Hanini Subz
08/31/22$10,0000601OH Boy INC DBA Midway Oh-Boy
08/31/22$10,0000601Unplugged Brewing Company
08/31/22$5,0000601Almost LLC dba Dan Williams Roofing
08/31/22$5,0000601Ardick Seafood LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Benchmark Educational Publishing LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Brett D McVey OD INC dba Downtown Vison Center
08/31/22$10,0000601Dodie's LLC DBA Dodie's Dockside
08/31/22$5,0000601Hair Love Beauty
08/31/22$10,0000601Heavenly Circle Limited Liability  Company
08/31/22$5,0000601Inkspired Studios
08/31/22$10,0000601Levit Jewelers INC
08/31/22$10,0000601Lorain Skate World
08/31/22$5,0000601Mi Casa Sabor Latino, LTD
08/31/22$10,0000601NEM Construction INC
08/31/22$10,0000601Paul J Alton OD INC
08/31/22$10,0000601P-R Truck Rental INC
08/31/22$10,0000601Rebman System
08/31/22$10,0000601Soul on Fire LLC
08/31/22$5,0000601Steel Coast Trading Co
08/31/22$5,0000601Sunrise Lawn Care and Landscaping LLC
08/31/22$10,0000601Union Town Provisions
08/31/22$10,0000601Cafe 83, LLC Trade Name Bistro 83
08/31/22$5,0000601Albino Squirrel LLC dba THE SLOW TRAIN CAFÉ
08/31/22$10,0000601Snina LLC DBA Sugarcreek Restaurant
08/31/22$5,0000601The Eisen Agency
08/31/22$10,0000601World Gym Sheffield Village
08/31/22$10,0000601Queen Right Colonies, Ltd.
08/31/22$5,0000601Wellington Music Inc
09/14/22$10,0000638The Mermaids Tale
09/14/22$10,0000638
L & E's Sugar Buzz
09/14/22$10,0000638
Moosehead BBQ LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Restorative Aesthetic Wellness R.A.W. LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Arbor Technology LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Railroad Brewing Company
09/14/22$10,0000638
Mane Stop LLC, Dba Equine Essentials
09/14/22$5,0000638
Mind Your Strength Coaching, LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Zak Pak Inc Dba Dogg House Bar & Grill
09/14/22$10,0000638
Spevock's Nautical Lanes LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Jennie May Inc
09/14/22$5,0000638
Szpak Manufacturing
09/14/22$10,0000638
Smink Electric Inc
09/14/22$10,0000638
Snucka, Inc. Dba Just One More
09/14/22$10,0000638
Auto Details
09/14/22$10,0000638
National Molded Products, Inc.
09/14/22$10,0000638
Pizza Squared, LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Mug's Elyria Towing Service, Inc.
09/14/22$10,0000638
Nicks Drivethru LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Pandy's Garden Center, Landscaping & Seed Co.
09/14/22$10,0000638
Sumrex Inc
09/14/22$10,0000638
Midwest Siding Co
09/14/22$10,0000638
Elyria Pattern Company
09/14/22$10,0000638
Our Gang Hair and Nail Studio
09/14/22$10,0000638
Raydar One Inc., DBA Hershey's Ice Cream 'N More
09/14/22$10,0000638
Mirco Machine Tool, LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
A & C Lawn Care and Landscaping LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Speak of The Devil Cocktails LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Enhanced Heating & Cooling LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Cakes by The Lake
09/14/22$5,0000638
Body Remedy Massage & Wellness LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Gardenscapes By Joanna LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Sun&Zhou Company
09/14/22$10,0000638
BJ Gourmet Garlic Farm
09/14/22$10,0000638
Fabritech Solutions, LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Steel Magnolia Restaurant LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Adeva Inc
09/14/22$10,0000638
C @ D Gregory Enterprises.  DBA Piggys Main St Market
09/14/22$5,0000638
Wayne's World of Welding
09/14/22$5,0000638
Kiley's Tree and Bucket Truck Services
09/14/22$5,0000638
Scent Depot Wellington LLC
09/14/22$10,0000638
Savel's Repair Shop LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
The Painting Factory, LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Lettuceheads Aquaponics & Farm
09/14/22$10,0000638
Hooks Greenhouse LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Brady Vineyards LLC
09/14/22$5,0000638
Mad Batter Pastry Emporium LLC