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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NEPA Alliance At Work
NEPA Alliance recently presented to members of the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce at their Autumn Breakfast. Jeffrey Box, NEPA Alliance President & CEO spoke about the numerous programs and services available to area businesses and organizations.more info
The NEPA Alliance recently hosted an engaging roundtable with the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Federal Co-Chair Gayle Manchin, Congressman Matt Cartwright, Bob Morgan, United States Department of Agricultural (USDA) Rural Development, Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) and the Pennsylvania Local Development Directors.more info
The NEPA Alliance recently hosted the monthly meeting of the Pennsylvania Local Development Directors (PA LDD’s) at their facility in Pittston, PA.more info
Congressman Meuser announced that Orwigsburg Borough received an $819,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Access Road Grant to improve Industrial Drive and Long Avenue for economic development. The project will improve 11 businesses and create an estimated 349 jobs in Orwigsburg and Schuylkill County. The project is being completed to address the problem with storm water, […]more info
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance held a Networking Reception on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, 250 Kalahari Blvd, Pocono Manor, PA. The Reception was attended by over 200 business and community leaders from around the region. During the Reception, NEPA presented the NEPA Alliance Regional Leadership Award. The award is presented to […]more info
U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright (PA-08) visited Johnson College with the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA Alliance) to announce a $75,000 federal grant for Johnson College through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to help them expand workforce training in skilled trades. The school will use the funds to establish a Mobile Training Laboratory to provide hands-on learning […]more info