Based on The Solar, Roloff acquired a Paycheck Safety Program (PPP) mortgage from Wells Fargo Financial institution for $53,841 in April 2020 to assist his enterprise, The Roloff Firm, amid the pandemic.
Roloff, 59, stated the cash shall be used to pay staff and maintain his enterprise’ doorways open.
The 110-acre Roloff Farms is positioned in Hillsboro, Ore., and is featured on the TLC sequence. Roloff, his former spouse, Amy, 56, and son, Zach, 30, are all listed as staff within the household enterprise.
The couple purchased the farm again in 1990 for simply $185,000.
Earlier than the pandemic hit, the farm attracted 30,000 guests per yr. It includes a pumpkin patch, actions for youths, varied sporting fields, and is an occasion house.
“Roloff Farms is now an annual vacation spot bringing enjoyable and pleasure to 1000’s of each native and worldwide guests,” its web site reads.
Amy and Matt break up in 2016 after virtually 30 years of marriage. In 2019, Amy bought her share of the farm to Matt within the break up and moved off the property however nonetheless has an curiosity within the farm.
The PPP was a $953 billion authorities mortgage funded underneath the CARES Act (Coronavirus Support, Reduction and Financial Safety Act) to assist sure companies proceed paying their employees.
A rep for Roloff didn’t instantly reply to Fox Information’ request for remark.