Main Street Van Wert Seeking New Program Manager
Main Street Van Wert, Inc. an Ohio Main Street Community for 13 years, is seeking a Program Manager to lead and manage the organization according to the strategic direction set by the Board of Directors. Applicants should have education or experience in the following areas: city planning, economic development, marketing, architectural design, volunteer management, small business development and event planning. The applicant should be entrepreneurial, energetic, well organized, a self-starter, and capable of working in an independent environment. Knowledge of the National Main Street Approach, excellent communication skills, and a basic understanding of various computer software (Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, QuickBooks) are preferred.
USDA Rural Business Development Grants Webinar
March 8, 2017 1 pm - 2 pm
The USDA Rural Business Development Grant is a competitive grant designed to support targeting technical assistance, training, and other activities leading to the development or expansion of small and emerging private businesses with fewer than 50 employees and less than $1 million in gross revenue, located in rural areas. Program activities are separated into enterprise or opportunity grant activities. Cindy will review the toolkit, scope of work and forms required for the USDA grant submission, how to leverage your project and the scoring structure.