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AARP’s purpose is to empower people to choose how they live as they age. In the face of a constantly changing world, AARP evolves and invents to meet the new realities of aging. As a Wise Friend and Fierce Defender, we are active in communities nationwide to help your money, health and happiness live as long as you do.

AARP is committed to supporting older entrepreneurs. AARP is collaborating with the NASE as a supporter of the Growth Grants program. The grants are targeting NASE Members who are minority business owners aged 45 and older. Through this partnership NASE and AARP are working to provide greater access to capital for business growth.

Apply for a NASE Growth Grant sponsored by AARP today. There will be three winners each quarter awarded a $4,000 grant to support the growth of their business.

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Do you need capital for your business?

Do you have plans to grow your business? Would you like to hire and train additional employees or market your business in new and exciting ways? Since 2006, the NASE has awarded over $1,000,000 to members just like you through the Growth Grants program. Running your business gives you enough to think about every day, planning and making improvements to your business can easily get put on the back burner. Apply for an AARP Sponsored Growth Grant today. Three winners each quarter will be awarded a $4,000 grant to support the growth of their business.


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* NASE Growth Grant applicants must be a member in good standing for 3-months prior to applying. NASE Annual Members and Gold Members may apply immediately. Monthly Members may apply ninety days after joining the NASE.

AARP Sponsored Growth Grants

Corinne Pusawong
Pirro's Pizzeria
Awarded Q1 2024
Jeremiah Joseph
Opilio LLC
Awarded Q1 2024
Aurora LeBlanc
Le Decorant
Awarded Q1 2024
Steven Bailey
Mt. Pleasant Growers LLC
Awarded Q4 2023
Hardy Hyppolite
Kreyol Spirits
Awarded Q4 2023
Bill Quinn
E. Quinn Consulting, LLC
Awarded Q4 2023
Alec Francis
Awarded Q3 2023
Bryan Castle
Movement Culture LLC
Awarded Q3 2023
Juan Manzanares
JC's Painting and More
Awarded Q3 2023
Pat Sterling
Freight Dynamos LLC
Awarded Q2 2023
Markita Rogers
Kyma Labs, LLC
Awarded Q2 2023
Jamaal Fuller
Spice Rack Trading Company
Awarded Q2 2023
Tiffany Ferrari
Exposure Best Photography
Awarded Q1 2023
Elston Joyner
Battery Express
Awarded Q1 2023
Dan Vu
Saigon Fresh Noodles
Awarded Q1 2023
Susan Fife
Animal Acupuncture & Chiropractic Care
Awarded Q4 2022
Lisa Quattlebaum
The Homesteadista
Awarded Q4 2022
Lealem Mulugeta
Medalist Performance
Awarded Q4 2022
Randy Gibson
Gibson Music & Arts
Awarded Q3 2022
Laxmi Naik
Spectrum Integrative Health
Awarded Q3 2022
Jarod Foreman
Fresh Cup Coffee & Tea Company
Awarded Q3 2022

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