Posts Tagged ‘Entrepreneurship’


  • Entrepreneurship Expo – August 9

    August 1st, 2014 | Featured, News

    The Quincy Entrepreneurship Center at GREDF, in collaboration with several Quincy area organizations, is hosting an informational event for current and aspiring entrepreneurs on Saturday, August 9th. The 2nd Annual Entrepreneurship Expo will take place in the Quincy Mall Community Room from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The Expo is free and open to the […]

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  • Calling All Entrepreneurs

    August 1st, 2013 | Featured, News

    Local Organizations Partnering to Host Entrepreneurship Event at Quincy Mall Event will be held Saturday, August 10th at 9:30am in the Community Room Several Quincy area organizations are coming together to host an informational event for current and aspiring entrepreneurs on Saturday, August 10th. The meeting will take place in the Quincy Mall Community Room […]

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  • Calling All Entrepreneurs

    May 20th, 2013 | Featured, News

    So you want to start a business… Have you ever thought about starting your own business? Do you have a skill or hobby that you would like to market? Two Rivers Regional Council of Public Officials which serves Adams, Brown, Pike and Schuyler Counties, is trying to find individuals in the communities it serves who […]

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  • 2011 Business Developments: Annual Meeting Recap

    January 17th, 2012 | Featured, News, Uncategorized

    2011 was another great year for the Quincy/Adams County, Illinois region. The following is the “Business Developments” section of the speech our 2010/2011 GREDF chair, Connie Schroeder, gave during our 2012 Annual Meeting on January 11, 2012. Our job at GREDF is to tell our story, that is, the story of Quincy and Adams County, […]

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  • GREDF Receives USDA Rural Microenterprise Program Funding

    November 14th, 2011 | Featured, News

    Great River Economic Development Foundation has been awarded a grant to help provide technical assistance to rural microentrepreneurs. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Wednesday the selection of 35 rural microdevelopment organizations for loans and grants to support rural business development, create jobs and strengthen local communities. By awarding the $40,000 grant to GREDF, the USDA […]

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