Become a Partner

Adams County Development Council has launched a 5 year strategic plan and capital campaign to Grow Adams County. How do we achieve this effort? Through partners like you. Please consider how you can join us in achieving the following strategic plan and achieve our capital campaign goal of $250,000 over the next five years.

ACDC 5-Year Strategic Plan

  1. Business Retention & Expansion
    • Purchase Customer Tracking Software
    • Adams County Business Database
    • Existing Industry Outreach: Maintain Contact
    • Develop Business Retention Expansion Response Team Plan
    • Expand Othello Industry Council
    • Develop Business & Employee Services Resource Guide
  2. Business & Industry Recruitment
    • Purchase ESRI Software & GIS Mapping Services
    • Site Selector/Recruitment Process Training
    • Lead Generation: 100 new companies per year
    • Conduct outreach to national site selection firms
    • Create available land, building inventory (interactive map on website)
    • Host annual Real Estate Brokers Update
    • Host Department Of Commerce Business Development Team
    • Identify locations that meet Certified Site Readiness Standards
    • Create professionally designed online and print recruitment materials
  3. Workforce Development
    • Host STEM related career fair
    • Acquire Adams County Labor Shed Analysis Report
    • Establish Job Posting Network (website)
    • Foster Business & Industry Training with Big Bend Community College
  4. Entrepreneurship/Small Business Assistance
    • Expand Reviving Rural Downtowns Workshop
    • Offer Social Media Marketing Workshop
    • Offer Business Financing Workshop
    • Explore creation of Maker Space or Shared Space
  5. Infrastructure Development
    • Identify solutions to lack of Natural Gas Supply
    • Identify solutions to lack of redundant Fiber Optics Network
    • Partner to resole Industrial Wastewater Treatment needs
    • Support railroad infrastructure improvements
  6. Marketing & Communication
    • Website expansion and reconstruction
    • Video Production
    • Digital Photo Image Library for commercial use
    • Food Processing & Manufacturing Trade Shows
    • Host Annual Mayors’ Roundtable
  7. Operations & Organizational Development
    • Investor/Client Management Database Software
    • Staff training in Community/Economic Development Course
    • Provide support for ongoing community development projects

Thank you for taking the time to fill out the form below. Your support is appreciated!

Thank you so much for your interest in the Adams County Development Council and Growing Adams County. We will be in touch as soon as we can.