Santa Claus Exterior Cleaning was one of the businesses chosen from thousands of applications and awarded $10,000. This was the second-highest grant ever received and the first and top grant recipient in the New Entrepreneur Category.
They were among the thirty small businesses selected to receive a free grant through the program offered called Boost by Jobber. Jobber is an online service that helps small businesses run the essential part of their companies. The businesses were selected from thousands of applications and received funds ranging between $1,500 to $20,000, and totaling $150,000 USD.
“From experienced entrepreneurs to those starting a new career in-home service, all our Boost by Jobber recipients are unique—but the incredible impact they’re making on their local communities is something they all share,” said Sam Pillar, CEO & co-founder at Jobber. “Our team was truly inspired by the entrepreneurial stories and demonstrations of resiliency that were shared with us. Home service businesses are made up of incredible people and hometown heroes that deserve to have a spotlight on their work, their stories heard, and our continued support. This is our goal for the Boost by Jobber program.”
The Boost by Jobber grant recipients range from pre-business entrepreneurs to experienced owners and represent a variety of home services industries, including tree care, lawn care and landscaping, plumbing, residential cleaning, HVAC, contracting, carpentry, pressure washing, and more.
These funds will help support entrepreneurs in the home services category who keep our homes and offices running smoothly, help their friends and neighbors build meaningful careers, and give back to the communities where they live and work.
The application process involved written and video submissions, followed by interviews with Boost by Jobber’s judging panel. To select the recipients, Jobber individually scored applicants based on their Out of thousands of applications from across the United States and Canada, Santa Claus Exterior Cleaning was the top grant winner in the New Entrepreneur category.