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Level Up LB Grant

The City of Long Beach has launched the Level Up LB: Extreme Small Business Makeover and Grant program, aimed at propelling small businesses towards success and sustainability.

Program Highlights:

  • Comprehensive Support: Selected businesses will receive in-depth coaching, focusing on areas such as strategic business planning, marketing, social media promotion, and business finance.
  • Workshop Series: Participants will engage in no-cost training sessions that include one-on-one advising and access to city and local business resources.
  • $10,000 Grant: Businesses that complete their business and marketing plans during the workshop series will qualify for a $10,000 grant, which can be utilized for various enhancements like technology upgrades, facility improvements, and employee training.

How to Participate:

Application Deadline: Submit your application by May 21, 2024, at 5:00 PM.

Learn More and Apply: Detailed information on eligibility and application guidelines can be found on the City's program page.

Participating Businesses

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Information for Participating Businesses

The City of Long Beach has launched the Shop Long Beach program, a Long Beach Recovery Act funded initiative focused on supporting local small businesses and rewarding customers for shopping in Long Beach. The Shop Long Beach program will provide the opportunity for customers to earn valuable rewards for supporting their favorite small businesses and incentives to discover new places by accumulating reward points that can be spent like cash at a wide range of establishments throughout the city. The Shop Long Beach program is open to most locally owned, independent merchants throughout Long Beach.


To participate, small businesses and shoppers are encouraged to sign up early at

Participating Businesses

Ready to join the program?

For submissions click here

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