FedEx has announced the winners of its 12th annual Small Business Grants Program, which includes a business here in Erie. 

Erie Cotton, a veteran owned business that focuses on converting clothing and other cotton rich materials into cleaning cloths for various industries, received one of the Small Business Grants. 

FedEx says they support small by awarding more than $230,000 in grants and services to 10 U.S.-based small businesses. 

In addition to the cash prize, Erie Cotton along with the other businesses awarded funding, will receive print credit, consultation services, and an invite to attend a Small Business Strategic Insights Forum. 

The businesses will also be featured on the FedEx Small Business Center

FedEx has provided more than $2 million in total prizes over the past 12 years.