2020 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEON

UPDATE! The program begins promptly at 11:30 am. Join the EGC as we welcome special guest, Senator Pat Toomey, to the Annual Membership Luncheon. Sen. Toomey will give a D.C. update and attendees will be invited to participate in a Q&A session. Following the Q&A,  John Sphon, CEO

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EGC announces Q1 2020 PIDA Rates

Economic Growth Connection has announced that the interest rate on Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) loans for the 1st Quarter of 2020. Click here for current rates. Please contact EGC Business Development Officer Kyle Martin or Jim Smith at (724) 830-3604, or kmartin@egcw.org, jsmith@egcw.org for more details.

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EGC Board Member Named PA Superintendent of the Year

Governor Tom Wolf joined Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera and educational leaders from across the commonwealth today to recognize Dr. Gennaro R. Piraino, Jr., Superintendent of the Franklin Regional School District, as the 2019 Pennsylvania Superintendent of the Year. We are proud to have Dr. Piraino

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Grants Available to Reduce Pollution and Save Money

Grant funding for energy efficiency and pollution prevention projects for small business owners and farmers is still available from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) through the Small Business Advantage Grant program. Pennsylvania-based small business owners with 100 or fewer full-time employees are eligible for the

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2018 Annual Awards Reception

Please join the EGC in honoring Tenaska, Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County, and Bruce Corna, Vice President of KACIN Companies. Monday, November 5, 2018 NEW LOCATION: The Palace Theatre View more information including sponsorship and ticket options here.

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Penn State New Kensington awarded $75,000 grant

The EGC is the financial administrator of the West Penn Power Sustainable Energy Fund which recently awarded of $75,000 grant to Penn State New Kensington. The grant will aid Penn State New Kensington in incorporating sustainability and best practices to the Corridor of Innovation and revitalization efforts

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