Residents from

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Industrial Parks

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Estimated Total Population within 200 miles



Establishments in

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2018 Business Investments in Hillsdale County


$15 million in agricultural safety grants to provide critical relief to Michigan’s farms and food processors

• Michigan Strategic Fund authorizes Michigan Agricultural Safety Grant Program to ensure workers’ safety • Funds to cover testing costs, personal protection equipment, facility needs and more to help mitigate risks of COVID-19 • Application period will open on July 15 at michiganbusiness.org/agsafety

July 8, 2020

Michigan Small Business Restart Program to Provide $100 Million in Grants for COVID-19 Recovery Efforts

• Michigan Strategic Fund authorizes Michigan Small Business Restart Program to support Michigan’s small businesses as they work to recover from COVID-19 crisis • Grants will be administered by 15 Economic Development Organizations covering all 83 counties. Each organization has developed a review committee. Grants will be reviewed based on a number of factors, including the number of employees impacted, wages, the impact of COVID-19 on the business, geographic diversity, the economic impact of COVID-19 on the business location, with a focus on supporting minority, women and veteran-owned businesses.

Award decisions will be communicated to applicants and, if approved, a grant agreement will be signed and funds will be distributed through electronic funds transfer. Funding is limited and submitting an application does not guarantee funding.

August 6, 2020

Litchfield Regional Training Center is Offering many courses to meet your needs

The Litchfield Regional Training Center is here for you.  Working tirelessly to ensure that you have the training you need for your employees to succeed.  From Robotics, Excel, Electrical, IATF, Project Management, how to deal with COVID-19 putting together a plan for everyone's safety.  Much More!!  

July 1, 2020

Weekly Job Blast through Michigan Works! Southeast-Hillsdale County - CLICK Date For Complete List

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About The Partnership

We work across all sectors to provide an environment encouraging growth and innovation for all communities, businesses and citizens.


EDP is a non-profit, investor-governed economic development organization primarily focused on increasing employment opportunities, private sector capital investments and the local tax base in Hillsdale County.

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As a Partnership, we work directly with you to connect you to the resources that best fit your needs.  This in turn fulfills our mission to promote sustained, concerted actions promoting standard of living and economic health.


Whether you are an individual, small business, non-profit, government, or corporations, we are a resource for you! 

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