BUCKS COUNTY – April 27, 2020 – State Senator Steve Santarsiero (D-10) announced the award of $375,000 to four businesses in his district from Department of Community and Economic Development’s (DCED) COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program (CWCA).

J.B. Kimmel & Company located in Sellersville Borough, Kalaimagal Corporation located in Falls Township, and Curious Kids Inc in New Britain Township each received $100,000, which is the maximum amount that can be paid through this program.  Maryanne Pastry Shoppe, Inc. in Doylestown Borough received $75,000.  

“I am thrilled to see four businesses in my district receive these much needed funds through the CWCA program,” said Sen. Santarsiero.  “There is still much more that needs to be done to help our local businesses.  I hope to see additional funds from the state and federal governments quickly made available to businesses in need.” 

The CWCA Program is administered by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) and provides critical working capital financing to small businesses located within the Commonwealth that are adversely impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.  For more information on the CWCA program, visit the DCED website.