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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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
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) held its annual Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) 2016 Government Contracting Showcase on June 16, 2016 at the Woodlands Inn & Resort, in Wilkes-Barre, and was attended by regional legislative representatives, Commonwealth staff, contract officers and buyers, and small businesses. The half day event was well attended with 20 exhibitors […]more info
Ms. Sheri Collins, PA Department of Community & Economic Development Deputy Secretary, Office of Technology and Innovation, and Ms. Sue Suleski, PA-DCED Director of Strategic Initiatives attended the May meeting of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Partnerships for Regional Economic Performance (PREP). In their remarks, Deputy Secretary Collins and Ms. Suleski focused on the Commonwealth’s Office of […]more info
Casey Dental received a loan in the amount of $80,000 from the Appalachian Regional Commission Loan Fund at an interest rate of 1% for the purchase of new dental equipment, as well as an upgrade to the company wide computer system. This is one of the nine economic development loan programs administered by NEPA Alliance. […]more info
Northeast Infrastructure, LLC, a certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, was recently awarded a contract by the Department of Veterans Affairs to complete a study of the Northport Veteran Affairs Medical Center’s New York Campus potable water supply. Under the $935,284 contract award, Northeast Infrastructure, LLC will identify all “dead legs”, the isolated sections […]more info
NEPA Alliance and the Economic Development Administration (EDA) presented Child Development Council of NEPA with a loan in the amount of $150,000 for working capital, which was used for operational expenses needed due to the PA state budget impasse. Child Development Council, which was established in 1972, is a private, non-profit child care organization serving […]more info