Partners

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Local and Regional Partners

The Alliance is a regional partner to several organizations that provide crucial services to communities, locally and statewide.

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Adams County Office of Planning
The Alliance has partnered with Adams County Office of Planning & Development (ACOPD) to facilitate discussions with all 34 municipalities and the 6 school districts across Adams County as part of a community outreach effort.

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Advantage Adams
Adams County leads in agriculture, tourism, advanced manufacturing, and healthcare. With a dedicated workforce made up of communities of multi-generational families, our resources are second to none. Growth and sustainability in business come from where you put down your roots. Plant your business in the right environment – Adams County, PA.

South Central PA PREP
The South Central PA PREP team was recently awarded the ENGAGE! contract from the Department of Community & Economic Development and the Department of Labor & Industry to implement and execute a business calling program for Southcentral Pennsylvania.

Gettysburg Chamber of Commerce

Gettysburg-Adams Chamber of Commerce
The Gettysburg-Adams Chamber of Commerce supports the local business community by promoting diverse economic opportunities through advocacy, networking and information. The Chamber is our community’s small business advocate.

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Destination Gettysburg
The team at Destination Gettysburg generates a positive awareness of the community, assists with professional development, collects tourism-based research for new and expanding businesses and assists in developing business partnerships.

Main Street Gettysburg
Main Street Gettysburg is a non-profit organization committed to the preservation and revitalization of Historic Gettysburg for the benefit of its citizens, businesses, and visitors. Main Street offers small, low-interest loans for façade improvements for business in the Borough.

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Harrisburg Area Community College
Harrisburg Area Community College- Gettysburg Campus is Adams County’s workforce development partner and local community college. HACC provides top-notch education with the ease and flexibility necessary for today’s student.

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Shippensburg University Small Business Development Center
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Shippensburg University provides no-cost confidential consulting and low-cost training to small business owners and potential entrepreneurs in Adams, Cumberland, Franklin and York counties.

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Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development Center
Pennsylvania has the resources to help your business succeed. It goes beyond our skilled workforce, prime location, and exceptional quality of life — here, we mean business. Programs available for real estate and equipment purchases, and so much more.

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The Manufacturer’s Association
South Central Pennsylvania’s manufacturer’s resource and a regional trade organization, serving more than 350-member companies located within a ten-county region of Pennsylvania as well as three counties in Maryland.

ScPA Works

ScPA Works
ScPA Works mission is to unlock the human talent that drives the development of businesses and individuals. This is possible by building a productive network of business, economic development, and community partners to create a demand driven opportunity engine for our region.

Mantec

Mantec, Inc.
Mantec, Inc. is South Central Pennsylvania’s leading manufacturing training & certification provider. Providing services such as Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing, MANTEC is a necessary partner for manufacturers in South Central Pennsylvania.

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EDC Finance Corporation
The EDC Finance Corporation is the Alliance’s strategic partner that provides SBA (Small Business Administration) 504 Loans to businesses located in Adams County for real estate and equipment projects. Contact Kaycee Kemper, Vice President, for more information!

Become an Investor

You are invited to partner with AEA as an investor. Partner with your local Certified Economic Development Organization to support business retention, expansion and attraction efforts in Adams County. AEA provides support to local businesses through a knowledge base of service providers, financing programs, economic development tools and connections.

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