The role of the Economic Developer is to act as a liaison between the community, the governing body and organizations. Building the community and connecting businesses with much needed funding to make their dreams come true.
A step up in finally starting or expanding your own business!
The Village of Callaway's LB 840 Program has funds available for economic development in the form of loans and some grants. These funds known as LB840 tax funds are made available through the collection of a 1% city sales tax, voted on in 2014. The loans are typically made with interest rates between 0%-2% and are available to most businesses that benefit Callaway.
A county-wide foundation dedicated to improving lives of those who live & work in Custer County - Grant for non-profits - Grant Deadline April 30th & Oct. 31st
Supports projects/events that bring tourism dollars into Custer County - Grant Deadline April 30th & Oct. 31st
"Recipients included civic and community, arts and culture, K-12 and higher education, health, human services, and sustainability-related organizations" - Grant for non-profits - Ongoing - Must have referral from local branch
" We are partnering with organizations that focus on economic and workforce advancement, safe and affordable housing and communities connected through arts and culture."
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