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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Tim Thomas, Federal Co-Chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC); the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED); and NEPA Alliance presented Lackawanna County with a $784,883 ARC Local Access Road grant. NEPA Alliance, in coordination with the DCED Center for Strategic Partnerships, assisted in preparation of the grant and recommended the project to […]more info
Alana Roberts, Regional Affairs Director, PPL Electric Utilities, presented $10,000 from the PPL Foundation to the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) at a board meeting on July 10, 2019. The sustaining grant allows NCAC and its affiliate, the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), to continue to provide various community and economic development programs […]more info
Revive Chiropractic received a $55,000 loan through the NEPA Alliance Economic Development Administration (EDA) loan fund as part of a total project costing $150,000 for the purchase of land, building and renovations. Other project funds consisted of $80,000 from M&T Bank and a $15,000 equity injection from the borrower. Revive Chiropractic is owned by Dr. […]more info
The NEPA Alliance held their annual Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Government Contracting Showcase on May 30, 2019, at Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA. The event was well attended with registrations and walk-ins totaling over 125 individuals and 20 exhibitors. Jeffrey Box, President & CEO of the NEPA Alliance, opened the event and […]more info
On May 30th, the NEPA Alliance Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) selected a PTAC client for their “Client of the Year Award”. The Award is presented to a PTAC client whose business practices and professional conduct is beneficial to federal, state and local governments; conducts business in a professional and ethical manner; reinvests in the […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), on behalf of the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), will present the Carbondale Technology Transfer Center (CTTC) with a $55,000 ARC grant. NEPA Alliance, in coordination with DCED’s Center for Strategic Partnerships, assisted in preparation of the grant and recommended the […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Industrial Resource Center (NEPIRC) presented McGregor Industries, Inc. with a $200,000 loan. McGregor Industries, Inc. received a $200,000 loan through the NEPA Alliance Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) loan fund as part of a total project costing $750,000 for the purchase of machinery & equipment. Other project […]more info