OVRDC helps subdivisions and organizations plan and secure funding for community and economic development-related projects. Our staff offer expertise with the following funding sources:
Economic Development Administration (EDA)
A part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, the EDA provides funding for job-creation projects in distressed areas around the nation. Assistance can also be provided to communities experiencing significant job loss through plant closures or layoffs. OVRDC is your first stop for securing funding through the EDA.
The following are informational documents pertaining to EDA application:
OVRDC Revolving Loan Fund (RLF)
Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS)
For the most recent CEDS regional strategy document click here.