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The Ben Franklin Technology Partners

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners is one of the nation’s longest-running technology-based economic development programs. For more than 30 years, BFTP has provided both early-stage and established companies with funding, business and technical expertise and access to a network of innovative, expert resources. Their goal is to accelerate technology development and commercialization in the state of Pennsylvania, and to create high-paying, sustainable jobs for Pennsylvanians.

Northcentral Office 115 Technology Center University Park, PA 16802 | 814-863-0532 | www.cnp.benfranklin.org

107 Market Street Berwick PA 18603 | 570-752-3612 | www.bida.com

The Berwick Industrial Development Association

The Berwick Industrial Development Association is an economic development group that helps businesses, site selection consultants, and commercial realtors find available land and buildings in Berwick, Pennsylvania. They also help identify sources for financial assistance packages. Berwick Industrial Development Association serves Columbia County.

The Centre County Industrial Development Corporation’s (CCIDC)

The Centre County Industrial Development Corporation’s (CCIDC) mission is to promote economic development throughout Centre County with the ultimate goal of attracting and retaining family-sustaining jobs. Through various program activities CCIDC supports the expansion, health and well-being of existing Centre County businesses as well as new business attraction. In addition to various loan programs and financing assistance, the CCIDC offers space at two business incubators. Pennsylvania firms can obtain start-up assistance including the use of offices and specialized laboratory facilities. The CCIDC serves Centre County.

200 Innovation Blvd Suite 156 State College PA 16803 | 814-235-1666 | www.cbicc.org

212 North Jay Street PO Box 506 Lock Haven, PA 17745 | 570-748-5782 | www.clintoncountyinfo.com

The Clinton County Economic Partnership (CCEP)

The Clinton County Economic Partnership (CCEP) is a non-profit corporation chartered in Pennsylvania. The purpose of the Partnership is to promote the economic interests of the Clinton County "Community." The Partnership was created to bring together all organizations providing economic development services. The original agencies that formed the Partnership were the Industrial Development Corporation of Clinton County, the Clinton County Tourist Promotion Agency, and the Clinton County Chamber of Commerce. The CCEP serves Clinton County.

Juniata Business and Industry, Inc. (JBI)

Juniata Business and Industry, Inc. (JBI) is the County and State recognized Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) for Juniata County. The prime mission of JBI is to enhance the economic and social well-being of Juniata County by fostering, developing and supporting efforts to provide employment, attract business and industry, and generally to promote the improvement of the attractiveness of Juniata County while remaining sensitive to the environment and to the retention of the County’s rural character. JBI serves Juniata County.

287 East Industrial Drive, Suite 101 Mifflintown, PA 17059 | 717-436-8201 | www.jbi.org

6395 SR 103N Lewistown, PA 17044 | 717-242-0393 | www.mcidc.org

Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation (MCIDC)

The mission of the Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation (MCIDC) is to promote the growth of employment and income in Mifflin County by using technical and financial resources from MCIDC and federal, state, and local agencies and individuals to encourage and assist business and industrial formation, retention, and expansion. As a resource for many State and Federal programs, MCIDC will work with companies within the County to assist them in securing loans, or grants where applicable, that are tailored to their needs, and walk through the application process with the appropriate Governmental authority. The MCIDC serves Mifflin County.

Moshannon Valley Economic Development Partnership (MVEDP)

The purpose of the Moshannon Valley Economic Development Partnership (MVEDP) is to further economic development of the Moshannon Valley in order to relieve existing unemployment by purchasing, owning, selling, leasing, remodeling, and repairing properties to provide industrial sites, housing units, and other facilities which will further the economic development and welfare of the community. In an effort to create new job opportunities for the people of the Moshannon Valley, the Partnership works to assist existing companies to grow and expand, markets the area to outside firms that might be interested in locating to the Valley, and assists entrepreneurs that want to start new businesses in the area. The MVEDP serves Centre County.

200 Shady Lane Philipsburg, PA 16866 | 814-342-2260 | http://www.mvedp.org

201 Furnace Road Lewisburg, PA 17837 | 570-524-4491 | www.seda-cog.org/finance

SEDA-COG

SEDA-COG is an Area Loan Organization and a Certified Development Corporation operating in Central Pennsylvania. We can offer small businesses access to Local, State and Federal loans including the SBA 504 Program. SEDA-COG serves Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Juniata, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder and Union counties.