Zoe Woodsum Zilian
4281 Rush Meadow Road
Grant Request Summary
Enhance the offerings of food and beverage to woodstock and to add employment for locals. I'm doing a complete renovation of the building inside and out. I plan to hire 6-7 employees. I would like to have $20,000 to go towards employees salaries to get me off the ground. This will allow me to pay employees a sustainable wage and allow my business to get off the ground.
Desired Grant Amount
$20,000 - $24,999
Other Funding Sources
How will this project benefit the economic and community development of Woodstock?
Adding jobs for locals, adding full time jobs for locals, increasing the food and beverage options in town that is so desperately needed, improving the building and adding vibrance to Mechanic street.
Which EDC Working Grouop Objectives does your project best support?
Marketing (Marketing Woodstock to attract more visitors and permanent residents), Attracting New Businesses (Attracting businesses to Woodstock), Downtown Physical Rejuvenation (Improving facilities and public spaces in the downtown area), Events (Supporting the growth of events for visitors and the community)
I already have a loan pin place with Mascoma bank so I am interested in a grant and not another loan.