Salisbury Helping Recent Grads Start Businesses, Buy Homes


Salisbury Mayor Jake Day and Salisbury University are teaming up to help recent graduate hit the ground running. A press conference will be held Thursday for the pairing to announce the “Buy a Home, Build a Business” program, which offers down payments and closing cost assistance to recent SU grads hoping to start a business in Salisbury. Legal help, startup money and up to $5,000 in closing costs and down payments are available for the new entrepreneur buy a home. The press conference is set for 4 p.m. in front of the Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University.