Community Leaders Agree on Economic Development


Community leaders are in the process of syncing its parallel goals and objectives: A committee was formed to create a structure of a new economic development organization.

The organization is yet to be named, however. The committee gathered on its third meeting to discuss the goals of the new entity but not the funding, governing or staffing. Meetings on the draft program of work will continue throughout the year, and should be in place by early 2014.


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Federal Programs Related to - Community Economic Development

Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses.

Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones




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Social Enterprise Workshops Aid Nonprofits In Supporting Missions Via Commercial Operations


Social Enterprise Workshops Aid Nonprofits In Supporting Missions Via Commercial Operations

A two-month, four-sessioned Center for Social Enterprise Development program successfully drove hundreds of participants from 30 nonprofits in Central Ohio to learn how social enterprises can be great resources for them to support their missions by commercial operations.


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