Providing resources for communities and entrepreneurs to create and retain jobs in Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan & Emmet Counties.

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New Leaders Grant Program – Deadline to apply Feb 26

February 10, 2016


The Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, through its New Leaders Arts Council of Michigan (NLACM) Grant Program is offering grants of up to $4,000 in support of projects or collaborations that are LED BY a young person (ages 14-35… read more

‘The Last River Draw’

February 9, 2016

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Crowdfunding campaign launched for ‘The Last River Draw’ with Public Art in the Boyne River $25,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC and MSHDA’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

Lansing, Mich. – The Michigan Economic… read more

PMBC-Dana Supplier Workshop

February 2, 2016


Pure Michigan Business Connect, in partnership with Dana Holdings Corporation, is excited to announce the 2016 Dana Supplier Workshop to be held on May 12th, 2016 at Dana’s Corporate Headquarters in Maumee, Ohio. This invitation-only… read more


The Northern Lakes Economic Alliance is a public/private non-profit organization serving Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan and Emmet Counties in Michigan.  Established in 1984, the NLEA mission is to serve as a resource to local communities and businesses to retain and create jobs. Read our story…

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