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Gov. Wolf Announces Additional Financial Assistance Available to Small Businesses

New funding is available to help small businesses impacted by the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, through a new program under the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority’s (PIDA) Small Business First Fund.

Gov. Wolf: Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Small Businesses and Non-Profits Facing Losses Related to COVID-19

Governor Tom Wolf has announced the availability of low-interest loans for small businesses and eligible non-profits in all 67 counties in Pennsylvania through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

New Literary Journal, Centered on The Wilds, is Seeking Your Creative Writing

Over the past months, a team of talented authors, editors and publishing experts has laid the groundwork for the forthcoming Northern Appalachia Review. Please consider submitting your creative writing.

Take the North Central Broadband Study to help identify gaps, areas of need

The North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission is conducting a survey to evaluate and help identify gaps in broadband service in rural Pennsylvania.

Enter Clarion University Regional BizPitch Competition for chance to win $5,000

The Clarion University Regional BizPitch Competition is designed to build on the spirit of entrepreneurship by giving individuals a platform to present and develop their new business startup or to assist in the expansion of an existing business into new markets, launch a new product or service.

WCO member profiles: New features designed to help businesses grow

When the Wilds Cooperative of PA (WCO) website was overhauled in early 2019, new features for member profiles intended to create new marketing opportunities for businesses became available.

Shandra Wilson: Passing down tradition

“Eggs were a magical item because there was no science to explain it.  There was something that looked like a rock and life came from it.” Shandra has been doing pysanky (Ukranian Easter egg painting) since she was five. The skill was passed down from her grandparents, who were from the Ukraine.

CleanScapes: Empowering people to steward the environment

2,439,340 pounds of trash. 13,415 tires. 49,245 pounds of metal. That’s how much man-made debris has been removed from the natural environment by CleanScapes volunteers over the past 20 years.

PA Wilds Center seeks RFP for Managed Retail Marketplace Service Solution

The PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship seeks proposals for the front-end design and launch of a managed retail Marketplace service solution. The ideal Marketplace proposal will be a hosted platform that is a SaaS customized for one url specific to the PA Wilds Center’s brand needs, a commission-based model and feature robust Marketplace functionality. Timeline:RFP…
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Elk County Council on the Arts hiring Public Art Program Manager

Elk County Council on the Arts hiring Public Art Program Manager The Elk County Council on the Arts (ECCOTA) is seeking an individual to fill the position of Public Art Program Manager. This is a Full – Time Exempt Position with a $31,000 annual salary. This individual will serve as the face of ECCOTA throughout…
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