Urban League of Philadelphia & Google work to support business growth and safe environments for Black-owned storefronts

We are working with Google to provide Black-owned, small and medium-sized businesses with Google Storefront Kits and other Google services. This initiative will support safer business environments for customers and employees of eligible businesses in response to COVID-19 safety measures.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

This program supports eligible Black-owned small and mediums-sized businesses operating storefronts, food trucks, commercial office spaces, or customer-accessible home offices.

Urban League of Philadelphia is administering this program. Google is providing the products and free installation for the hardware, as well as providing access to free, online training that helps small businesses learn new digital tools to grow their business through Grow with Google.

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PROGRAM FEATURES

Google will provide eligible Black-owned businesses with Google Storefront Kits (GSKs) which includes a combination of: 3 Nest Cameras, 1 Nest Hub Max, 1 Nest Mini, 1 Nest Thermostat, 1 Pixel 4a 5G and a free 12-month subscription of the Nest Aware service.

These kits will enable businesses to establish safer, distanced customer interactions in this newfound COVID climate.

PROGRAM BENEFITS

Google Storefront Kits provide eligible business owners with increased awareness and responsiveness to what is happening in their establishments, both on-site and remotely.

These products also allow for innovative, COVID-sensitive methods to safely and quickly interact with customers – limiting opportunities for exposure, increasing chances of staying open, and driving business growth.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Eligible firms must be:

HOW TO APPLY

Click here to begin your application

NOTE: Clicking the button above will open the application in a new tab.

For questions about the program or the application process, please email mcoles@urbanleaguephila.org .