Resources Categories : Financing and Incentives

Innovation Fund Northeast Ohio

Nonprofit partnering with community colleges to accelerate the growth of technology startups. Funds early stage tech companies throughout $25,000 and $100,000 grants as well as education.

United Way

Non-profit organization whose mission is to energize the community to care for one another by adressing human needs with measurable results. Raises money to fund social service agency programs.

Stark Economic Development Board (SEDB)

Private, non eco-profit business organization that engages in development activities, coach perspective businesses and score big wins for Stark County, Ohio. Coach perspective businesses. Provides site selection, real estate development, funding for environmental remediation and zoning regulatory compliance support for businesses. It also provides Small Business Administration loans

TeamNEO

Regional jobsOhio partner. Market NEO to the world and collaborates with its partners and others to attract new businesses. Helps businesses to grow, and accelerates the pace and impact of innovation in the region. Provides Businness and living information

Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce

Non profit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education. Businesses Counselling, Facilitate new capital Investment, Assist Local established Business and Small Business Start-up. Provide Existing and Prospective businesses with Information.

Capital Access Program

enables small businesses to obtain credit to help them grow through a loan portfolio insurance program. Marketing Consultation, Business Connection, Small Business Support

North Canton Community Improvement Corps

Established under Ohio Revised Code for the purpose of advancing, encouraging, and promoting the industrial, economic, commercial, and civic development of North Canton. low interest loans,equipment leases, land acquisition and assemblage, and land banking.

Northeast Ohio Student Venture Fund (NEOSVF)

A student run organization that funds high-growth potential, startups in Northeast Ohio in the areas of Advanced Materials, Medical Technology, Fuel Cells, Energy Storage, Software Applications, Sensing and Automation Technologies, Medical Technology, Situational Awareness Systems and Surveillance Systems Solar and Photovoltaics. Internship and funding opportunities

America Makes

support the transformation of the manufacturing in the United States through innovative, coordinated additive manufacturing and 3D printing Technology Development and Transition, and Workforce and Educational Development. Workforce, Education and Technology Development programs

Manufacturing Advocacy & Network (MAGNET)

Directly engages with manufacturing companies to provide consulting and product development services to help increase productivity. Expertise, Mentorship, Financial Assistance, Working Space, Training, Product design and Development, Quality Management, Commercialization, Process Innovation, Sales and Marketing,