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News Articles

The power of data and research is highlighted as a new, 5-year economic development plan is adopted to begin a “fresh effort to rethink how the county can maximize its unique characteristics in ways that will lead to robust economic activity, diversity and growth.”

The Center's Entrepreneurial Communities framework and process is presented to Pomeroy, Ohio's leadership by partners Rural Action and the Appalachian Regional Commission in the hopes that they'll use it to build a stronger and more sustainable local economy.

Deb Markley will meet with Roseboro, North Carolina leaders Sept. 12th to discuss plans for community economic development to rebuild the city and 6 other communities after Hurricane Matthew.

News Releases

New consulting, financial advisory and services organization offers comprehensive solutions to help foundations unlock new sources of capital, generating more impact in local economies.

The Center, along with Virginia Community Capital, is launching a new national initiative focused on direct investing for good, or impact investing for place-focused foundations.

The Center and partners will strengthen entrepreneurs and economic outcomes for an 18-county Appalachian region negatively impacted by changes in the coal and coal-fired power industries.

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