Shaktea Kombucha receives $250,000 grant
Fairfield company Shaktea Kombucha has received a grant from Chase’s business banking unit for $250,000.
According to a press release from Chase, “The grant from Chase’s Business Banking unit will help transform the company, giving it the power to have a greater impact on individuals across the country.”
The announcement was made today at the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center.
“The Dowd family began brewing kombucha more than 10 years ago,” the press release said. “Out of a shared passion for health and a desire to forge a business as a family, they launched Shaktea Kombucha in June of 2011.”
Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co., a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. Chase serves more than 50 million consumers and four million small businesses through more than 5,500 bank branches, 17,500 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices, and online and mobile banking as well as through relationships with auto dealerships.