Cherry Creek Media in Wenatchee recently announced that they will award $ 50,000 in marketing grants to assist businesses stimulate their customer base to return to shopping at their stores. Grant applications will be accepted between May 11, 2020 and May 31,2020
The grants will be awarded by June 15, 2020 to locally owned businesses in any of the communities, cities, or counties within the listening area of any of their radio stations.
“Locally owned businesses make up the backbone of commerce and the economy in all of the communities we serve and they have been really struggling these past several weeks, “ said Laura Gooch, Vice President and Market Manager for Cherry Creek Media. “We are a part of these communities and are in a unique position to really help them stimulate their businesses. We have been promoting for several weeks, encouraging people to shop local. Now we have an opportunity to not just promote this, but really help these local owners bring business back.”
Marketing grants will be awarded to 15 locally owned businesses within their stations’ listening areas in amounts of $ 2,500 to $ 5,000. There is no cash commitment for any business applying. To enter for a grant award, businesses only need to go to one of the websites of any of Cherry Creek Media’s 7 radio stations.
Laura Gooch VP/Mkt Manager