COVID-19 Updates March 27, 2020

With the fluid COVID-19 situation still ongoing, a majority of manufacturers throughout the country are facing challenges and/or disruptions involving their operations, supply chains and financial stability. Catalyst Connection is continuing to work to provide the manufacturing community in southwestern Pennsylvania with up-to-date resources and information to

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PIDA COVID-19 Disater Loan

The Pennsylvania Industrial DeCOVID-19 Working Capital Access Program The Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) board has approved guidelines for a new emergency response program, the COVID-19 Working Capital Access (CWCA) Program. This will be administered through PIDA, which requires ALL PIDA loan applications to be submitted through

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SBA is taking applications for economic injury disaster loans!

Westmoreland County COVID-19 Leadership Team urges small businesses and nonprofits to not delay and begin the application process for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans The Westmoreland County COVID-19 Leadership Team strongly recommends that managers of small businesses that have been negatively impacted by the ongoing public-health emergency

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COVID-19 EGC Update

Given the extraordinary national health circumstances related to COVID-19, Economic Growth Connection employees are following CDC guidance. As a result, we will be working remotely. During this time, we will continue to do our best to service our clients and partners, while working to maintain the health

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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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2019 Annual Awards Reception

Join the EGC in honoring retiring Westmoreland County Commissioner Charles Anderson, and Mona Pappafava-Ray, President and CEO of General Carbide. Where: The Palace Theatre, Greensburg When: 5:30 p.m. Awards Reception, Networking, Hors D’oeuvres, Open Bar, Dessert Table, Musical Entertainment RSVP by Tuesday, October 8, 2019 You can

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