During a town conference, 10 Windham County towns have committed funding for Southeastern Vermont Economic Development Strategies (SeVEDS).
To date, the towns have pledged $80,000 total. The funding is part of a countywide effort to accelerate economic development. SeVEDS was established with the aim of overseeing and fueling the region's economic future.
Federal Programs Related to - Regional Economic Development
Programs that provide technical assistance, venture capital, loans, loan guarantees or other forms of management support to encourage the establishment and growth of business and industry in a particular region of the United States.
Flora Stationery, a company that sells journal notebooks donning original artwork painted by a Kosovo art student, is helping young women in Kosovo by having 45 percent of its profits pay for scholarships.