East Jackson County Economic Development Council
East Jackson County Economic Development Council:
Dedicated to preserving a way of life while enriching our communities through job creation.

The East Jackson County Economic Development Council has a number of Member Benefits. Simply click on the appropriate link to find additional information regarding:

Business Assistance Program (BAP): Business Assistance Program assists businesses with financial expenses associated with starting or expanding their operations in the East Jackson County Economic Development Council's service area.

Voucher Program: Voucher programs are used as an incentive for your customers to shop in your establishments.

Business of the Month (BOTM): Each Month, the members choose another Member Business and highlights them as the Business of the Month. The chosen business provides a write up for the newspapers, the names of the employees that will be in the picture and affiliate members arrive at the designated day, time and place to support that business. A Business of Month sign will remain at the establishment for the entire month and a Press release will be distributed to all the newspapers.

Ribbon Cuttings: As each new business opens, the EJCEDC welcomes the new Business Member with a ribbon cutting. This may be held in conjunction with a Chamber of Commerce Ribbon cutting if the new business is a member of both organizations. A photo is forwarded to the newspapers with a write up and caption.

Event Grants: Is your Organization sponsoring an event? An application and instructions to request some assistance can be found on this link.

Follow this link to download and submit a Member Application today!