(AP) – Green Bay Packers quarterback and reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers has donated $ 1 million to help 80 local businesses in or around his hometown of Chico, Calif.
The businesses Rodgers helps are all either in Chico or in Butte County, where Chico is located. Restaurants and retail businesses with 20 or fewer full-time equivalent employees may apply for assistance through this fund.
All 80 of these businesses will receive grants through the North Valley Community Foundation’s Aaron Rodgers Small-Business COVID-19 Fund in Chico. Grants will total over $ 1 million.
These grants will help cover rent for an average of three months or more, and they will also help cover other running costs.
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