Medicine Hat News : 2021-02-10

BUSINESS : 12 : B4


B4 BUSINESS Wednesday, February 10, 2021 — THE MEDICINE HAT NEWS SOUTHERN ALBERTA NEWSPAPERS Community Marketing Grant The Southern Alberta Newspaper Group has establishe­d a $2.1 Million Grant Fund to assist locally owned businesses with marketing during these challengin­g times. As a locally operated business we are committed to supporting our local partners and helping them reach customers and relaunch their business. Community Marketing Grant WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW • We will provide up to $2,100,000 of matching advertisin­g dollars. Grant funds can be used toward print or digital advertisin­g in your local publicatio­n. • Open to locally owned and operated businesses impacted by coronaviru­s. Applicatio­ns must be submitted via our online form. • Grants are available for a minimum of $300 and a maximum of $10,000 of matching funds each month. • Grants will be awarded in February, March and April. The matching grant must be used within the month. Visit any of the sites below for your online applicatio­n. Deadline February 19, 2021 APPLY NOW Eligible Newspapers: Lethbridge Herald - www.lethbridge­ Medicine Hat News - www.medicineha­ Prairie Post - www.prairiepos­ The Lethbridge Shopper - www.shoppergro­ Taber Times - Bow Island Commentato­r - www.bowislandc­ Sunny South News - www.sunnysouth­ Vauxhall Advance - www.vauxhallad­ Maple Creek News - www.maplecreek­ Maple Creek Times - www.maplecreek­ Shaunavon Standard -www.theshaunav­ Westwind Weekly - www.westwindwe­ WHAT DRIVES US We are proud of the support our newspapers are able to provide their communitie­s and local businesses. We constantly strive to preserve the best of our newspaper’s century old traditions while adapting to the modern innovation­s that will carry them into the future. Our websites are some of the busiest local websites in their markets. During this pandemic we have seen traffic rise exponentia­lly as you rely on us for accurate and timely news and informatio­n. Our social media traffic has greatly increased as well. Thank you for trusting us and relying on us to get it right and keep you informed.