The NEPA Alliance, a regional community and economic development agency, serves the seven counties of Northeastern Pennsylvania including Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne. NEPA Alliance services include Business Financing, Government Contracting Assistance, International Trade Assistance, Non Profit Assistance, Transportation Planning, Research and Information, and Local Government Services.
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Sutphen East Corporation received a $225,000 USDA Rural Development loan, through the USDA/NEPA Alliance Intermediary Relending Program (IRP), for the purchase of land & building in the Sterling Business & Technology Park, Sterling Township, Wayne County. This loan assists Sutphen East Corporation in creating 10 jobs and retaining 40 jobs. Other project funds included owner’s […]more info
The purpose of the $150,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) loan and $50,000 Economic Development Administration (EDA) loan was for the purchase of commercial real estate. Other project funds are included from First National Community Bank and the owner’s cash equity. Custom Seats, Inc. will be retaining its existing workforce of thirty (30) people and projects eight […]more info
NEPA Alliance donated a Hewlett Packard large format printer to the Northeast Regional office of the Pennsylvania Environmental Council (PEC) located in Luzerne, PA . Since 1970, PEC has been a central figure in the environmental and conservation discussion in Pennsylvania. PEC manages challenges facing Pennsylvania’s water, land, and air resources whether from past activities, […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) presented a check to the newly-formed Greater Pike County Community Foundation. The event was held at the Fauchère Meeting Center, Milford, PA. The Greater Pike County Community Foundation provided an overview of their mission including the programs and grants they offer to eligible nonprofit organizations within […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance held its Annual Dinner on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Wilkes-Barre, PA. The dinner was well attended by over 350 business and community leaders from around the region reaching a milestone in attendance. During the dinner, NEPA presented the NEPA Alliance Regional Leadership Award. The award is presented […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) presented a check to the newly-formed Carbon County Community Foundation. The event was held at the Asa Packer Mansion. The Carbon County Community Foundation will also be launching its first grant application round, requesting proposals from eligible nonprofit organizations that provide services within the county. NCAC, […]more info
The purpose of this $75,000 EDA (Economic Development Administration) loan was for the purchase of equipment, furniture and fixtures. Other funds in the project include owner’s cash equity injection of $75,000. N.E. Dental Sleep Masters LLC handles chronic facial pain and sleep disorders. Anthony Polit, D.M.D., and John Costello, D.M.D., started the business in 2015. […]more info