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Purdue Grant Opportunities to Manufactures

August 3, 2020

Indiana manufacturers are eligible for a unique opportunity for on-site W.A.S.T.E. Stream Mapping from Purdue MEP. Let Purdue MEP help your company discover huge cost savings by making simple changes to operations! Virtual, no or low contact visits can be conducted!

Water, Air, Solid Waste, Toxics, and Energy (W.A.S.T.E)

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Your Organization’s Come Back Story

June 3, 2020

We can’t scroll our phones, open the newspaper or turn on the T.V. without seeing something coronavirus related.  Too often, it’s not good news.   I have started to wonder what it was like during WWII.  I can’t help but think, they too, felt overwhelmed by the seemingly endless bad news, fighting, and scenes from the front line. However, we know from history that humanity prevailed. Ther …Read more

Small Business Restart Fund

June 3, 2020

Gov. Holcomb approved $30 million in federal funding made available through the CARES Act to small business restart grants, helping accelerate the speed of economic recovery activity by providing working capital to cover certain expenses related to the global pandemic. Eligible Indiana small businesses can seek reimbursement for up to 80% of qualified expenses, such as rent/mortgage payments, util …Read more

Business Guidance & Loan Resources

April 23, 2020

Below is a list of many resources from the Indiana Chamber, US Chamber, and the IRS. There are also many outlets for assistance locally, check with EDC of Wayne County, the Wayne County Foundation, and Center City Development Corporation. Indiana Chamber offers several business resources-

Chamber Chat COVID-19

March 19, 2020

Join Melissa Vance, Craig Kinyon, Christine Stinson, Adam/Becky Melton as they discuss COVID-19.  Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce, Wayne County Health Department, Reid Health, and The Cordial Cork. Check out the video on Youtube at: Chamber Chat

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