1. Identify, research and promote new ideas and priority topics in the areas of economic development, business development and community well-being that could be considered critical to progress in the Southern Tier Region.
  2. Leverage and support the resources of the community; expand community engagement, collaboration and partnerships.
  3. Become an “information destination” for those interested in various aspects of business and economic development by creating and maintaining:
    1. An inventory of organizations and publications involved with economic development and community quality of life.
    2. An opportunity profile to identify grants, projects, businesses, government programs that might benefit our region/community.
    3. A regional database identifying and tracking benchmarks and measures of success for community well-being and economic development.

Monthly presentations and speaker series are hosted in communities throughout the Southern Tier. Meetings are free and open to the public. See our upcoming events here.