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 Alliance held its Annual Dinner on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Hilton Scranton & Conference Center, Scranton, PA. The dinner was well attended by over 300 business and community leaders from around the region. During the dinner, NEPA presented the NEPA Alliance Regional Leadership Award. The award is presented to an agency, […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania (NEPA) Alliance’s 20th Annual “Bringing the World to Northeastern Pennsylvania” was a great success. On Friday, September 22, 2017, businesses from Northeastern Pennsylvania met with 14 of Pennsylvania’s Authorized Trade Representatives from around the world at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, Pocono Manor, PA. State Senator Mario Scavello, 40th Senatorial District, served as […]more info
The NEPA Alliance held the annual Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) 2017 Government Contracting Showcase on May 11, 2017 at Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, Scranton. The full day event was well attended with 19 exhibitors including representatives from economic development, government agencies, and private businesses. The Showcase attracted over 100 attendees and was deemed to […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) presented The Scranton School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children with a $25,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) grant. NEPA, in coordination with Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), Office of Appalachian Development, assisted The Scranton School in preparation of the grant and recommended the project to ARC […]more info
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