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CWED Fund, Inc. Provides Funds to Support Business Growth

By Portage County Business Council

Central Wisconsin Economic Development (CWED) Fund, Inc. has $2.7 million available in funds to support business growth in the region. The CWED Fund is a regional loan fund covering Central Wisconsin including Portage County. Money is available for new and existing businesses in the private sector. The objective is to create new jobs, increase incomes, leverage bank financing and expand our tax base. The goal is to encourage business retention and expansion, attract new businesses and provide employment opportunities in and around Portage County.

Michael Ostrowski, City of Stevens Point, at 715-346-1567 or
Richard Holden, Village of Plover, at 715-345-5250 or
Paula Cummings, Portage County, at 715-346-1334