COVID-19 Relief Programs
Legacy Business Grant Application
Each Legacy business is allowed up to $5,000. The goal is to assist longstanding North Miami Businesses to alleviate job loss caused by business closures related to social distancing by providing short-term working capital assistance to small businesses to enable retention of jobs held by low- and moderate-income persons.
Regular Business Stabilization Grant
Each business is allowed to receive up to $1,000 in grant award. The goal is to assist North Miami Businesses by providing short-term working capital assistance to small businesses to enable retention of jobs held by low- and moderate-income persons to alleviate job loss caused by business closures related to Covid-19.
Smart Biz Micro Grant
Each business is allowed up to a $1,500 grant award. The goal for this program is to help small businesses expand their market reach by investing in greater hardware and software applications that will allow them to offer their goods and services to an e-commerce online customer base.
Workforce Training Programs
$25,000 toward training programs. Scholarships are awarded on a first come, first serve basis.
Housing & Social Services Programs
Emergency Tenant-Based Assistance Program
Application Closed - Funds Depleted
- Application will be available on Monday, April 12, 2021. The program will last until all funds are depleted.
Mental Health Assistance ProgramFree Mental Health Services for North Miami Residents affected by COVID-19.
NoMi Food Pantry
Now operated by the City of North Miami, the NoMi Food Pantry provides fruits and vegetables, protein, dairy and shelf-stable items in addition to health and beauty items such as diapers and personal hygiene items.
Water Utility Bill Assistance
The City of North Miami’s Utility Billing Division is offering relief to residents in regards to the water component of their utility bill. The Mayor and City Council has authorized the appropriation of $250,000 to the North Miami Low Income Home Utility Bills Assistance Foundation, Inc. in order to help low-income or Coronavirus/COVID-19 affected resident customers to pay their City water bills.
- Miami-Dade County Emergency Rental Program - Deadline to apply is Monday March 15, 5:00 PM