News & Updates

Posted on November 21st, 2022 at 1:30 PM
Apply Now: stART Up Creative Business Development Grant Program

The Erie County Redevelopment Authority is now accepting applications for its stART Up Creative Business Development Grant Program.

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Posted on September 14th, 2022 at 1:00 PM
FIRE Accelerator Announces 2022 Cohort

The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership announces the 2022 cohort of the FIRE Accelerator welcoming nine high tech startups to Erie. The startups have been selected to participate in the 10-week program

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Posted on August 1st, 2022 at 2:35 PM
The 2022 Celebration of Excellence Award Winners Announced

The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership (ERCGP) announced its annual Celebration of Excellence award recipients. This year's event continues the tradition of honoring businesses that demonstrate a commitment to progress and acknowledge businesses and leaders who excel at what they do, going above and beyond for coworkers, employers, and the community.  

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Posted on June 29th, 2022 at 1:30 PM
Erie County Redevelopment Authority Lends Over $1.6 Million During Second Quarter

Today, Chris Groner, Vice President of Capital Finance & Lending at Erie County Redevelopment Authority (ECRDA), announced the ECRDA’s 2022 second quarter lending report indiciating total loans topping $1.6 million. 

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Posted on May 26th, 2022 at 12:00 PM
Erie County Redevelopment Authority Announces New Diversity Loan Program

Erie County Redevelopment Authority (ECRDA) is excited and pleased to announce the creation of a new minority Diversity Loan Program.   The Diversity Loan Program offers micro-loans, ranging from $5000 to $35,000 for small businesses owned by a minority or woman. 

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Posted on May 10th, 2022 at 1:00 PM
Asbury Woods Launches New Initiative: Nature In Your Neighborhood

Nature In Your Neighborhood will take Asbury Woods’ science and nature programming on the road to various locations in the City of Erie during the summer. This free program will encourage family participation in various hands-on activities each week.

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Posted on May 5th, 2022 at 9:00 AM
Over 500 Students Graduate from Edinboro University

Edinboro University will celebrate the academic success of 530 students in the Class of 2022 during in-person undergraduate and graduate ceremonies Saturday, May 7.

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Posted on April 22nd, 2022 at 11:24 AM
ATHENA Announces 2022 Program Recipients

ATHENA Powerlink® announced its recipients of the 2022 ATHENA Powerlink® Program today. This year’s winners include The Juice Jar, Victoria Inn Bed and Breakfast, Allison Price Health and Wellness LLC, and Tipsy Bean.

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Posted on July 1st, 2021 at 12:30 PM
FIRE Accelerator Program Now Accepting Applications

The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership launched its rebranded FIRE Accelerator program, the cornerstone of its expanded entrepreneurship and startup services.

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Posted on June 18th, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Erie Regional Chamber Participates in Annual Chamber Day

With businesses across the Commonwealth continuing to struggle as the economy re-opens, more than 35 local chambers from across the state joined with the PA Chamber for the 2021 Chamber Day, including the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership. 

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