For years, the many nonprofit Regional Development Corporations have helped small-to-midsized business obtain the financial resources necessary to thrive and create jobs for low- and moderate-income people in New Hampshire. Your tax credit purchase will help capitalize revolving loan funds and other economic activities for the ten member organizations of the Alliance of Regional Development Corporations.
The GCEDC's motto is "Economic Development Through Partnerships." They strive to work with other organizations and agencies to promote economic development. Their strategies for encouraging private sector investment include a growing economic development loan program, creating business incubators with Dartmouth College and Plymouth State University in order to assist entrepreneurs, working in partnership with high schools and businesses to develop high quality internships; an effort designed to assist businesses attract and retain new employees, and providing business assistance workshops, seminars, and counseling for micro-enterprises throughout Grafton County.
Anne Duncan Cooley