Small Business/Nonprofit Aid

Rent and Mortgage Payment Program (RAMPP)

Cornerstone Alliance, Berrien County’s lead economic development agency, has partnered with the Berrien Community Foundation and the Southwestern Michigan Tourist Council to create a zero-interest loan program for Berrien County businesses and nonprofit organizations that have a rent or mortgage payment due in April and May of 2020.  Resources provided through the Rent and Mortgage Payment Program (RAMPP) are now available to small business owners and nonprofits upon application. 

Business owners and nonprofit organizations who have a physical presence in Berrien County can find full program details, as well as an application, under the “COVID-19 Relief” tab on the Cornerstone Alliance web site,  You can also find the application here. RAMPP is available to for-profit and nonprofit Berrien County businesses.  Additional eligibility requirements can be found on the web sites.  


Fillable Application
Program Requirements