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[…]
The North Bay’s newest entrepreneur hub is officially open. In partnership with The Center, a non-profit shared facility, EDFC has launched the Ukiah Sharespace. This project has been several years in development and is an important tool in developing micro enterprise and overcoming broadband challenges in a rural community. The convenient downtown location allows[…]
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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[…]