onebuncombe_1000_d3a13608-8f70-49f4-bfa2-704a80bd475a(WLOS News Channel 13)  Tourism Jobs Recovery Fund is helping the business stay alive.

“The purpose of this fund is to preserve and safety reopen the region’s unique and diverse small businesses and protect tourist-related jobs,” Mountain BizWorks’ Noah Wilson said.

Nearly 400 tourism-related Buncombe County businesses have received grant money. n March, the county also passed another measure to help small businesses and individuals pay bills during the COVID-19 pandemic.

See the full report by Taylor Young HERE>