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ConnectCR Continues to Make Strides Since Launching Capital Campaign

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 28, 2019

​Since beginning a capital campaign in 2018, 75% of the funds needed for the $20 million ConnectCR project have been raised and … Read More

Return Your Downtown Cedar Rapids Summer Passport to The Gazette or Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance by Sept. 23

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 27, 2019

Summer officially ends on Monday, September 23. Remember – September 23 at 4 p.m. is also your last chance to submit a completed… Read More

Full Schedule of Fall Business Support Programming Opportunities

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 20, 2019

​Did you know the Economic Alliance offers FREE business support programs to members? If not, where have you been? Regardless, w… Read More

Audit Validates our Strong and Stable Financial Performance

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 20, 2019

In these Report letters, I try to share timely updates or recent efforts of our team that are valuable or informative to members… Read More
Category: Letter from Doug
Tags : Doug Neumann, Audit

How Will Your Business Prepare for Small Business Saturday? Apply to be Part of Buy Here, Give Here, Grow Here!

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 20, 2019

We’re still in the throes of the dog days of summer, but the holiday shopping season will be here before you know it! Small Busi… Read More

Consul-General of Japan Visits Cedar Rapids and Marion With Foreign Direct Investment Opportunities in Mind

Economic Alliance | Aug 14, 2019

Last month, the Counsul-General of Japan, Mr. Naoki Ito visited Cedar Rapids and Marion to meet with local businesses and tour a… Read More

How Can Technology Lead to Creative Workforce Solutions?

Economic Alliance | Aug 14, 2019

​Today’s businesses are asking: How can technology help ease workforce woes? Throughout our region, our state and across the Mid… Read More

Three Nonprofit Leaders Share Leadership Insight with Cedar Rapids Young Professionals

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 14, 2019

Nonprofit leaders are tasked with not only leading their internal team but also with ensuring the health and success of the nonp… Read More

CR City Tour this Fall for Soon-to-Be College Graduates

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 09, 2019

The Economic Alliance is dedicated to helping our community address workforce needs. While tracking these trends, we understand … Read More

Window for Brownfield/Grayfield Redevelopment Tax Credit Application is Closing - Apply by September 1

Sysadmin Sysadmin | Aug 09, 2019

​Applications are being accepted now for the Iowa Economic Development Authority’s Brownfield/Grayfield redevelopment tax credit… Read More

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