Economic Gateway http://www.ncdsinc.net National Community Development Services, Inc. News RSS Feed Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:39:45 -0700 en-us Four decades of experience supports the NCDS difference http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=11063 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Dozens of clients have told the experts at the National Community Development Services (NCDS) know how much NCDS has made a difference for them and their communities. Also, clients point out the di... As Many Midwest Cities Slump, Sioux Falls Soars! http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=11099 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Click here to view the feature from the Wall Street Journal. ... Kauffman Foundation Awards $4.3 Million in Grants to Organizations that Support Women and Minority Entrepreneurs http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10931 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 While startup activity in the United States is slowly rising, women and minorities consistently have lower rates of entrepreneurship. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation today announces grants to a d... Howard Benson, CEO, has dedicated his career to helping non-profits. http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10696 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Founder and CEO of National Community Development Services (NCDS), Howard Benson spent over four decades building a highly skilled team of 50 experts to assist non-profit organizations. Non-profit ... The LG journey: How Clarksville landed the 600-job plant http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10820 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With the announcement that LG Electronics is coming to Corporate Business Park North with a $250 million plant and 600 jobs, the local industrial park is now book-ended by South Korean companies. T... What are the five steps to success? http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10695 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 National Community Development Services (NCDS) is dedicated to helping non-profit organizations develop campaigns and raise money to improve their local communities and foster economic growth. NCDS... Maximize the value of civic minded non-profit organizations. http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10286 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Developing and maintaining housing, schools, commercial properties, and updated infrastructure to support a community takes money and time. Most people understand the value a non-profit organization c... Adding jobs and growth to Mobile, Alabama http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10285 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There is a new CEO for the Mobile Chamber of Commerce. His name is Bill Sisson and he is looking for to helping his beloved Mobile continue to thrive. In an interview, Sisson stated about his three... Improving Clarksville Tennessee by promoting economic growth http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10283 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The value of a well-funded, not for profit organization that is dedicated to funding growth in an area is priceless. Aspire Clarksville and the Clarksville Partnership work closely to help the area. ... Jackson County's JAC3 Program celebrates its 'pioneer' graduates http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10466 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Jackson-area high school seniors had one week to decide if they wanted to participate in a three-year precision machining and welding program. Only, they would have to complete it in two years. And... Supporting Joplin Regional Partnership to keep Missouri working http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10282 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In 2009, National Community Development Services (NCDS) assisted with the funding of Joplin Regional Prosperity Initiative. This group worked to develop greater economic development in the city and su... Need for workers sparks broad plan http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10436 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Two overlapping circles symbolize the Sioux Falls area’s new approach to addressing its need to grow and develop a workforce. One circle represents talent attraction and retention. The oth... Neighborhood revitalization in Birmingham, Alabama at its finest. http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=9875 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Revitalizing a neighborhood provides more than fresh paint and lifted spirits. It creates new jobs, better education for children and safer streets for everyone. The Woodlawn Foundation has raised ... Jonesboro Unlimited (AR) Launch $3.7 Million Fund Drive to Attract Jobs http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=10218 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Jonesboro Unlimited on Thursday launched a $3.7 million fund drive aimed at creating thousands of high-paying jobs Thursday. Click here to view PDF release. ... 60 Minutes Report: The Golden Triangle http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=9583 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Joe Max Higgins is credited with generating about 6,000 manufacturing jobs in Mississippi's Golden Triangle, one of the poorest areas in the country. How's he doing it? Bill Whitaker reports. ... NCDS’s Tom DiFiore Quoted in Chamber Executive Magazine http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=9198 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 NCDS’s Own Tom DiFiore Quoted in Chamber Executive Magazine! See page 36! Click here to view. ... PotashCorp Pledges $30,000 For The Growth of STEM Education in Eastern North Carolina http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=9199 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Content Coourtesy of NC East Alliance. The STEM East Network in partnership with the NCEast Alliance (NCEA) is pleased to announce that PotashCorp will join the Eastern NC Superintendents and Emplo... Validation For Core Economic Development Strategies http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=6467 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Tom DiFiore, posted September 16, 2013 Even before the recession and the current slow, jobless recovery, various "experts" have been suggesting that because of the inevitable decline... The Failure To Ask http://www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news/?item=6468 www.ncdsinc.net/ncds/news-and-resources/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Howard Benson, posted September 4, 2013 Recently, I had a brief conversation that reminded me of what many believe to be the biggest failure in fundraising - the failure to ask. A friend ...