NEPA Alliance is committed to working with regional small businesses and non-profits during the continued uncertainty surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19). In cooperation with state and federal agencies, NEPA is offering loan assistance programs to businesses and non-profits.
Information on the assistance programs and the Coronavirus can be found on NEPA’s COVID-19 Response site.
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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Alana Roberts, Regional Affairs Director, PPL Electric Utilities, presented $10,000 from the PPL Foundation to the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC). The sustaining grant allows NCAC and its affiliate, the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), to continue to provide various community and economic development programs and services to businesses, nonprofits and local governments […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) presented Artists In Motion To Go, LLC with a loan. Artists In Motion To Go, LLC received a loan through the NEPA Alliance Tri-District EDA loan fund for the purchase of land and building to expand their business. Other project funds consisted of loan funds from Miners Bank and an equity […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance held its Annual Dinner on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at The Woodlands Inn, 1073 PA-315, Wilkes-Barre, PA. The dinner was well attended by over 350 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 Alliance (NEPA) presented Precision Eye Group with a $496,000 loan. Precision Eye Group received a $496,000 loan through the NEPA Alliance Business Finance Corporation and the SBA 504 Program as part of a total project costing $1,241,050 for the purchase of land, equipment, and construction of a new building to house their […]more info
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
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