PULSO is part of SBA’s Community Navigator Pilot Program, designed to provide small business with tools and resources to survive, grow and expand. Through this program, Foundation for Puerto Rico and its partners will guide small businesses in the northern region* of the island through a multi-stage business development path, composed of multiple stages.
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The program provides advice and support in the process of preparing and requesting financing through loans and incentives. This program does not provide grants.
You do not need to be a resident of the impact municipalities, but your business must be located in one of them.
Yes. Businesses related to the visitor economy are businesses that offer direct services to a visitor (restaurants, bars, beauty salons, tour operators, etc.), and also businesses that are suppliers for this type of business (such as artisans that supply a souvenir shop or farmers supplying a restaurant and/or offering experiences to visitors)
Your NAICS code can be found in your merchant registration.
Once the call closes, we will be evaluating each application and communicating directly with the selected businesses for a second round of evaluation.
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