Franklin County Area Development Corporation announced the CHIRP (Covid Hospitality Industry Recovery Program (CHIRP) grants for businesses with NAICS codes 721 and 722.

Due to the overwhelming number of applicants seeking CHIRP funding, the FCADC is suspending the program as of 5:00 PM on March 17.  The Commonwealth allocated $1,755,892 to Franklin County for the CHIRP.  Please continue to monitor the FCADC website for program updates.

Grant awards will be disbursed to eligible applicants no later than July 31, 2021.

Please contact Franklin County Area Development Corporation at (717) 263-8282 or with questions.

View/download the guidelines:   CHIRP Guidelines  

View/download the application. CHIRP Grant Application