Organizations whose primary purpose is to stimulate the economy, expand employment opportunities, encourage the establishment and growth of commerce and industry and otherwise enhance the economic development of the community.
Key words: Business Attraction; Business Expansion; Business Growth; Business Loans; Business Recruitment; Business Retention; City Planning; Community Economic Development; Convention Bureaus; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Empowerment Zones; Enterprise Zones; Industrial Park Development; Media Production Liaison; Neighborhood Economic Development; Regional Economic Development; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Tourism Development ; Transfer of Technology; Urban Planning; Visitors Bureaus; Visitors Centers
See also: International Development & Relief; Job Training
Organizations that provide technical assistance, loans, loan guarantees or other forms of management support to help impoverished urban communities create local jobs, sustain local services and build healthier local economies.
Key words: Brownfields Redevelopment; Brownfields Remediation; LISC; Local Initiatives Support Corporation; Urban Development; Urban Economic Development; Urban Empowerment Zones; Urban Enterprise Communities; Urban Enterprise Zones
See also: Community & Neighborhood Development