Now that you have invested the time, capital and energy in creating an economic development strategic plan – it is time to put this plan into action. Whether you are about to embark on the planning process, have recently completed a plan, or have one gathering dust on the shelf, we have the strategies you need to take these well-researched ideas and use them to better your community. After all, your strategic plan is only as good as your implementation.
Through capital campaigns designed to maximize the economic impact, the NCDS approach has raised billions for economic development fundraising, chamber of commerce fundraising and public-private partnerships. These funds have been used to execute economic development strategic plans that have strengthened communities throughout the United States.