At Delaware County Economic Development, we offer a variety of programs to support business owners and entrepreneurs in growing their businesses:
Delaware County Economic Development is also a partner in the Delaware County eCenter, a business incubator and resource center providing additional learning opportunities and business support services. We continually develop additional educational programs as we receive suggestions/feedback from businesses.
The business professionals at the Delaware County Department of Economic Development have in-depth knowledge of local markets, and can help refer you to agencies and non-profits that offer incentives and opportunities for market exposure, including the following:
Give yourself and your business the opportunity to network, grow, and promote your company as well as to learn from othersʼ ideas and find new ways to market your business.
Small business is America's most powerful engine of opportunity and economic growth. That's where SBA comes in. SBA offers a variety of programs and support services to help you navigate the issues you face with your initial applications, and resources to help after you open for business. SBA provides assistance with Financing, Government Contracting, Disaster Preparedness/Recovery, Advocacy, Laws & Regulations, and Counseling and Training.
Hancock Partners, Inc. is a non-profit, 501c New York State Corporation dedicated to foster and promote the economic and social growth of the Greater Hancock, New York area.
For 30 years, MARK has provided housing programs, economic development, and technical assistance services to the Towns of Andes, Middletown, and Roxbury; and the Villages of Fleischmanns and Margaretville. The MARK Project, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, tax-exempt rural development company that unites efforts and secures resources to build and revitalize our communities.
The Catskill Watershed Corporation is a Local Development Corporation established to protect the water quality in the New York City Watershed West of the Hudson River (WOH); to preserve and strengthen communities located in the region; and to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of the NYC Water System. CWC provides economic development assistance through Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI) and Micro Loans, grants, and tourism promotion.