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NCGrowth Economic Development Project Updates

May 22, 2018

NCGrowth’s mission is to create good jobs and equitable opportunities for people in rural communities and economically challenged areas. NCGrowth directly benefits communities in NC with the goal of completing about 30 projects a year in addition to creating and retaining over 100 jobs annually. More

New Federal Grant Opportunities

May 16, 2018

The U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) invites applicants to submit proposals and applications for construction and technical assistance projects that advance economic development. More

Immigration and Entrepreneurship

May 16, 2018

The Center for the Study of the American South hosted their signature 2018 Chandler Conversation in Southern Business History. More

Multidisciplinary Conference to Connect Black Communities

May 16, 2018

Community leaders, academic researchers and other stakeholders worked together to document, preserve, safeguard and enhance the life of Black communities at Black Communities: A Conference for Collaboration, April 23-25 in Durham, N.C. More

Updates on Current NCGrowth Business Projects

May 16, 2018

NCGrowth’s mission is to create good jobs and equitable opportunities for people in rural communities and economically challenged areas. NCGrowth directly benefits communities in NC with the goal of completing about 30 projects a year in addition to creating and retaining over 100 jobs annually. Within our work, we build bridges in and between communities and create partnerships with a multitude of organizations. Part of our mission is to influence national and state policy; we do this through speaking at federal conferences and workshops on rural economic development, providing perspective to the state’s Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts, and advising numerous state, federal and non-profit entities. NCGrowth also connects with a national audience through conferences and research.

NCGrowth works on a range of projects for businesses that include inventory systems, business plans, marketing strategies, lean manufacturing, process improvement, and more. NCGrowth also supports local, regional and tribal government on their economic development priorities. More

Partnership with NCGrowth and the SBTDC supports Hysucat Boats

January 29, 2018

Hysucat Boats is a custom boat manufacturer that was established in 2015 out of Bath, NC. More

NCGrowth continued lean manufacturing projects with P & A Industrial Fabrications

January 29, 2018

NCGrowth continued the partnership with P&A Industrial Fabrications by assisting with system automation projects. P&A is a manufacturer of premium woven fabrics and is based out of Roxboro, NC. More

NCGrowth works with Babington Technology as they expand to new markets

January 29, 2018

Headquartered in Rocky Mount, NC, Babington Technology is built on a foundation of ingenuity, innovation, and humanitarianism. More

CHICLE Language Institute receives business development support from NCGrowth

January 29, 2018

CHICLE Language Institute offers language classes, translations, and interpretations for many languages in Chapel Hill and surrounding areas. CHICLE conducts individual and group language classes, interprets spoken word, and translates written material. More

NCGrowth supports RadixBay’s effort to reshore IT to rural NC

January 29, 2018

RadixBay is an IT consulting and managed services organization based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Founded in the summer of 2013, RadixBay has built a book of business consulting, containing a variety of companies ranging in size and industry. More