Business

Regional Enterprise Zone Designated for 14 Mid Mon Valley Towns

Charleroi, PA, September 28th, 2020 – The Mon Valley Alliance, a Certified Economic Development Organization, was awarded a 5-Year Regional Enterprise Zone (REZ) Designation for 14 municipalities through the Keystone Communities Program by the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development. Municipalities participating in the Mid Mon Valley Regional Enterprise Zone are: Washington County Carroll […]

Washington County Small Business Grant Program – Round 2

  The Washington County Board of Commissioners announce the Washington CARES Small Business and Nonprofit Support Grant Program (Round 2)Applications open until November 2nd, 2020Funding will be made available to small businesses and nonprofits in Washington County that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 public health crisis.   Eligibility Requirements-Small businesses and Section 501(c)(3) […]

New small business loan program available

**UPDATE** As of Tuesday, 3/31/20, this program has closed for applications pending additional funding.   Governor Tom Wolf has announced a new loan program designed to help small businesses impacted by COVID-19.  The Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) is administering the program through funding from the Commonwealth Financing Authority, making $60 million dollars available for […]

COVID-19: Business Assistance Programs

COVID-19 UPDATE: In this time of change and uncertainty, we are working to identify resources for our business community. Federal, State and local programs are being announced daily and we are compiling all of the information into a single resource page.

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania invests $1M in Economic Development in the Mon Valley

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania invests $1M in Economic Development in the Mon Valley Funds to be used to build a 35,000 sf industrial facility in the Alta Vista Business Park, Bentleyville, PA.  Bentleyville, PA, August 2nd, 2019 – Governor Tom Wolf’s office announced today that the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program awarded $1 million in state funds […]