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Meet the 66 recipients of the second round of the Ready for Business Fund

by GSBA Staff
| May 03, 2021

Sixty-six extraordinary BIPOC, LGBTQ, and women-owned small businesses across Washington have received $2,500 grants from the Ready for Business Fund, GSBA's small business recovery fund co-founded with Comcast Washington. In addition to the financial support, these businesses will also receive a complementary first-year GSBA Membership, free consulting, and support services. 

GSBA extends a heartfelt thank you to all the organizations and generous individuals who contributed to the program's second round of funding, including Comcast Washington, - who contributed $100,000 - T-Mobile, BECU, DoorDash, 1st Security Bank, Harborstone Credit Union, Puget Sound Energy, Seattle Foundation, Symetra, and Verity Credit Union.

The recipients of the grants are:

- A Clear View (Spokane)
- A Step Ahead Bilingual Learning Center (Bellingham)
- Abundant Living Senior Services (Marysville)
- Adra Boo, LLC (Seattle)
- Anywhere But Here Travel, Inc. (Lynnwood)
- Ashley's Pub (Bremerton)
- Avant Gardenz (Port Angeles)
- Blue Cactus Press (Tacoma)
- Bluebird Coffee (Lynnwood)
- Booltina II (Lynnwood)
- Cafe Argento (Seattle)
- Chubby Bunny Farm (Arlington)
- Community Acupuncture Project (Seattle)
- Compass Acupuncture Tacoma (Tacoma)
- Conscious Eatery (Seattle)
- Converge Media (Seattle)
- Distant Worlds Coffeehouse (Seattle)
- Eli's House Cleaning (Walla Walla)
- Fabulous Nails Spa (Tacoma)
- Family 1st Consulting Services, PLLC (Tacoma)
- Family Home Childcare (Seattle)
- Funtastic (Seattle)
- Guerrilla Films, LLC (Seattle)
- Hunniwater, LLC (Edmonds)
- Inclusive Data, LLC (Seattle)
- Intersections Festival (Burien)
- Inter-Tribal Beauty (Spokane)
- Intrigue Chocolate Co. (Seattle)
- ISATOURPROPERTIES (Lynnwood)
- JAMIL (Seattle)
- Kalkaal Childcare (Burien)
- Keysight Consulting (Everett)
- Kiddie Cover Daycare (Everett)
- King's Books (Tacoma)
- Latin Market (Renton)
- Lia's Garden (Snohomish)
- Lil Red's Takeout & Catering (Seattle)
- Lucky Teriyaki (Seattle)
- Mac Fashion House (Seattle) 
- MBG Unlimited (Seattle)
- MEND Seattle (Seattle)
- My Sweet Little Cakes (Seattle)
- Off the Rez (Seattle)
- Olympic Cleaning & Beyond (Olalla)
- Open Arms (Seattle)
- Pink Moon Farm (Eatonville)
- PointOneNorth Consulting, LLC (Burien)
- Ravenox (Mount Vernon)
- Ritual (Seattle)
- Roda Food, LLC (Snohomish)
- Satisfied Palate (Seattle)
- Northwest Relationships (Tacoma)
- Seattle Spartans (Everett)
- Shear We Go, LLC (Bellevue)
- Skeleton Coast (Seattle)
- Spotlight Dance Center (Renton)
- Sundus Family Childcare (Seattle)
- Sunny Days Childcare (Kent)
- Sure to Rise Bakery (Cashmere)
- Sweet Krazy Corn (Seattle)
- Taste of Peru (Gig Harbor)
- The Barber Lounge (Fife)
- The Confectional, LLC (Seattle)
- West Coast Prep Basketball Academy (Kent)
- Yang Farm (Mountlake Terrace)
- YAY NOVELTY, LLC (Sedro-Woolley)