Eligible Activities

Due to the popularity and high demand for small business assistance, the American Rescue Plan Act BOOST program funds have been exhausted.  The remaining 2023 BOOST Workshops (Tier 1 and Tier 2) classes have been cancelled and no additional program applications are being accepted.  We sincerely appreciate the support and engagement of all participants. 

Questions? boost@moline.il.us

The following activities are eligible under the B.O.O.S.T. Program.

  • Purchase of Business Signage
  • Purchase of new/used business machinery, equipment or fixtures
  • Purchase of business inventory or supplies
  • Purchase of Business Furniture
  • Business Marketing
  • Business Insurance
  • Business Rehab Improvements
  • Lease (Rent) Payments (6 months max) 
  • Required local, state and federal license
  • Business Mortgage Payments (6 months max)
  • Working Capital
  • Utilities 
    • Gas, Electric, Cable, Internet, Business Phone
    • Water – NA

Home-Based Business must comply with Zoning and Tax Regulations