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HIGHLAND CHOCOLATES: It’s mission makes it even sweeter

HIGHLAND CHOCOLATES: It’s mission makes it even sweeter Tioga County | Pine Creek Valley & the PA Grand Canyon of the Pennsylvania Wilds By Katie Weidenboerner Deppen Its mission makes Highland Chocolates even sweeter.  The non-profit, located in Wellsboro, is owned and operated by Partners In Progress, Inc., which is committed to helping people with…
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Registration now open for the PA Wilds PACE Program

Registration now open for the PA Wilds PACE Program; applications due January 20, 2020 How are you planning to grow in 2020? We’re about to start a new decade – do you know what your business will look like in 5-10 years? Learn how to position your small business for growth in 2020 and beyond…
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Creative Placemaking Leaders to Meet in Philadelphia

Creative Placemaking Leaders to Meet in Philadelphia; Registration Open Gain inspiration when you connect with creative leaders from Maryland though Maine who put arts, culture, and social justice at the heart of equitable, vibrant communities in Philadelphia March 26-27. Registration is now open, and those who register prior to January 9 will save 25%. Register…
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Win up to $10,000 exploring your tech-business idea

Win up to $10,000 exploring your tech-business idea Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Startup Boot Camps; applications due January 3, 2020 In the past eight years more than 200 teams have graduated from Ben Franklin’s TechCelerator Startup Boot Camps. These teams turned their ideas, many of which were based on Penn State technology, into successful tech startups.…
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PA Wilds artisan products to be featured at 2020 PA Farm Show

PA Wilds artisan products to be featured at Pennsylvania Farm Show Participation made possible by a partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts HARRISBURG — Products representing the beauty and bounty of the Pennsylvania Wilds and made in the region by hand will be part of a joint display at the Pennsylvania Farm Show…
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Submit a proposal to teach at the 2020 Northeast Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit

Submit a proposal to teach at the 2020 Northeast Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking (NCCP) seeks proposals to teach at the 2020 Northeast Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit in Philadelphia on March 26-27. This event is for the Northeastern region of the country, from Maryland up through Maine. Proposals will be…
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Nov. 22 webinar focuses on ‘Community Resilience – Role Of The Building Energy Code’

Nov. 22 webinar focuses on ‘Community Resilience – Role Of The Building Energy Code’ The PA Municipal League and the Department of Environmental Protection will host another in its series of webinars on the Role Of Energy Efficiency In Community Resilience on November 22 covering the Building Energy Code from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Pennsylvania’s Uniform Construction Code has…
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Wilds Cooperative of PA entrepreneurs invited to Small Business UnConference

Ta Enos, PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship founder and CEO, to serve as keynote speaker WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Small business owners and entrepreneurs of the Wilds Cooperative of Pennsylvania (WCO) are invited to participate in the Small Business UnConference being held this fall, the first-ever in Central Pennsylvania. Hosted by the Covation Center, “Central Pa’s…
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A company in these 7 PA Wilds counties could win $50k in Ben Franklin BIG IDEA contest

You could win $50k in the Ben Franklin BIG IDEA contest targeting 7 PA Wilds counties! Have a tech or manufacturing idea for a new product or process? Live in Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson, McKean, or Potter Counties? This opportunity could be for YOU! The deadline to apply is September 24! You could win…
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Community planning, economic professionals invited to 2019 PA Greenways & Trails Summit

Trail enthusiasts, community planning and economic professionals, conservation organization staff and volunteers, park professionals, government officials and more are invited to attend the 2019 PA Greenways & Trails Summit taking place September 22-24 in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.