Hometown Hope

Hometown Hope Local Marketing Grant Program – ABOUT THIS EMERGENCY GRANT PROGRAM – COVID-19 Pandemic Relief

Local businesses are one of the most important parts of our community’s identity. Whether it is the tens of thousands of jobs that are created, the mark they leave on the community or the services they provide, they truly are the lifeblood of our neighborhoods. As the local leader in news and media consumption, and on behalf of each local business we serve as the advertising leader, we are here to help through Regional Media’s Hometown Hope Local Marketing Grant. Our Hometown Hope Local Marketing Grant Program is another way we are looking to strengthen our communities, one locally owned business at a time.

  • All advertising products we offer are eligible for the matching grant, so we can help you address your specific business objectives.
  • Grants will be issued up to $500,000 in total, ranging from $1,500 – $10,000 per month per client.
  • Grants will be awarded for the months of  May, June, and July.
  • Grants can be used to increase current marketing efforts with Regional Media.

During this time, it’s essential for you to know the facts. 92%% REACHED EACH WEEK (P18+) – RADIO IS AMERICA’S #1 REACH MEDIUM
*Nielsen Total Audience Report February 2020

More adults use Broadcast Radio each week than:


Radio is #1 plain and simple. 


Please take a moment to fill out the application form below, and let us know how we can partner with your business.

Within 48 business hours, we will review your application and one of our strategists will reach out with a determination on your application.
Regional Media’s Hometown Hope Local Marketing Grant will be awarded to small to medium-sized businesses in the Regional Media listening area effected by the COVID-19 Pandemic.

To apply for the Hometown Hope grant, please complete the following request:

Business Representative Name
Business Address
Number of people in your organization paid and volunteer.
How has Covid-19 Pandemic affected you and your staff?
What can we do to drive profit in your business?
Please upload your most recent literature/marketing piece
Please sign the form to apply for consideration.
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