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GLCEDC Newsletter – July 2020

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends I hope this letter finds you as well as possible given the current circumstances due to COVID-19. The GLCEDC understands businesses need more support now than ever and we encourage you to call on us for help at anytime… [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

GLCEDC Newsletter – November 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends The GLCEDC has been active in the community, judging at the Pontiac Township High School Innovator’s Competition, and working to retain and attract businesses to the area. See our updates below for further details… [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

GLCEDC Newsletter – June 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends Summer is off to an eventful start at the GLCEDC. Over the last couple of months, the GLCEDC approved a $45,000 Economic Incentive Grant to Alloy Specialties in Blackstone. Also, the GLCEDC approved an $8,000 Community Enhancement and Economic Stimulus Grant for a joint program between Woodland High School and […]

GLCEDC Newsletter – April 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends Spring is off to an eventful start at the GLCEDC. Over the last few months, the GLCEDC approved a Building Improvement Grant for Sister’s Inn and Wells on Main, both businesses are located in Fairbury. Also, an Economic Incentive Grant to Vactor Manufacturing in Streator was approved. Dontz visited the […]

GLCEDC Newsletter – March 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends The GLCEDC had a productive and eventful winter. Over the last few months, the GLCEDC held a Workers’ Compensation Roundtable Discussion, elected new GLCEDC leadership, approved grants to the Boys and Girls Club of Livingston County and Timber and Fieldstone, and added three new members… [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

STEM

One of the greatest rewards in economic development is to see collaboration which delivers meaningful results. Over the last two years, the GLCEDC has worked with area schools to provide funding for the implementation of Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math [STEM] initiatives. With an investment of nearly $225,000, the GLCEDC through local school districts has […]

GLCEDC Newsletter – September 2018

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends The GLCEDC had a productive and eventful summer. The GLCEDC is pleased to announce the addition of three new directors to its board. Also, with the help of Livingston County, the GLCEDC awarded an Economic Incentive Grant to Anthony Liftgates and approved an Education Enhancement Stimulus Grant for S.T.E.A.M. to Prairie […]

GLCEDC 9th Annual Golf Outing

Dear GLCEDC Members and Friends: The GLCEDC will be hosting its 9th Annual Golf Outing on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at the Dwight Country Club. The GLCEDC Golf Outing is an excellent opportunity to reconnect with existing friends and to meet new people! Event registration and sponsorship information for the outing are contained in the […]

Pontiac Heartland Community College Youth Enrichment Summer Programs

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GLCEDC Newsletter – March 2018

GLCEDC Higlights 2018 is off to a meaningful start, the GLCEDC has distributed two Building Improvement Grants, added three new members, and facilitated Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (S.T.E.M.) round table discussions with three school districts in conjunction with businesses such as: Caterpillar, CIRBN, OSF HealthCare – St. James John W. Albrecht Medical Center, Selig […]