The $5,000 Skip Growth Grant is now open for applications and closes on September 30th. How do you enter? Easy! Just tell us on social media how you would use $5,000 to help your business.
Looking for inspiration? Here are examples from entries across TikTok, Instagram, and Facebook. See the complete entry rules. Post your image, video, or story today and be sure to tag us and use the hashtag #skip5k. We may even add your submission as an example here. We'll be updating this page once per week until the deadline.
To Build & Market a Platform for Therapists
TherapyInsight on TikTok would put $5k toward building out her platform for therapists and her marketing budget. See her video below.
@therapyinsight #stitch with @hello.skip I look forward to investing in the future of others who need a better way to connect with us therapists. #therapywithmarquita #skip5k #grantsforgrowth #businessgrantsforentrepreneurs #smallbusinessgrant ♬ original sound - Marquita S. Myrick, LPC, LMHC
To Pay Rent For a Tanning Business
SprayChic on Instagram would put $5k toward her rent, as well as payroll, marketing, and overhead. See her post below.
To Buy Equipment And Run Workshops for a Gym
Micah Morgan on Facebook would use the $5k for their gym in Tampa, putting it toward new equipment, community workshops, outdoor fitness events and more. Read the full description below.
To Buy a Drone for Aerial Photography Business
Giacomo Knox on TikTok would be a high quality drone and upgrade his computer equipment if he wins the $5k grant. See video below.
@giacomo_knox_real_talk #Drone #DronePilot #Skip5K #Skip #Business #Finance #Grant #SmallBusiness #VeteranOwned #Marine #SemperFi #BlackOwnedBusiness @@hello.skip ♬ Trap, hip hop, dark beat ♪(963369) - Ninja_Muzik_Tokyo
For more inspiration search for #skip5k on your favorite platform. Go ahead and post and check back next week! Maybe your post will be the next example we add here. And good luck!