Hey! Got some ideas you’d like to kick around with other folks and see what comes out? Bring a friend and come out to the new Ukiah ShareSpace for the revival of Mendo IdeaShare. New projects and collaborations could happen! There’ll even be food and drinks. See you on Tuesday Nov. 15th, 6 – 8[…]
An innovative new way to move your money into Mendocino and invest in social entrepreneurs for a sustainable future.
The USDA announced $59M in loans and grants for rural micro enterprise development. EDFC was awarded $500K in loan funds and $105K in technical assistance grant funds. The press release from the USDA can be found -here-. To learn more about the EDFC loan program go to the -loan site-
The Economic Development & Financing Corporation of Mendocino (“EDFC”) in partnership with the West Company, Local Works, and the City of Ukiah is working to rehabilitate the Old Ukiah Jail into a hub of entrepreneurship for Mendocino County. Co-working is a style of work that involves a shared working environment and is gaining popularity with[…]
By Marco Vangelisti With the economic slump well into its sixth year and unemployment still significantly higher than at its inception in 2007, it is understandable that the priority of elected officials is job creation. States, counties and municipalities, while dealing with budget deficits, have been competing with each other to attract jobs in their[…]