Economic Development

What is Economic Development in Crawford County, Ohio?

2020-05-20T09:19:08-04:00May 18th, 2020|

Description: Gary Frankhouse, Executive and Economic Development Director for the Crawford Partnership, explains what economic development looks like in Crawford County. He also reveals the importance of having a champion for the county. Role of Economic Development: - Creating opportunity for new, current, or potential businesses - Speaking of the benefits of our area [...]

Annual State of the Vision Event on October 22

2020-10-23T13:18:10-04:00May 1st, 2020|

2020 State of the Vision | October 22, 2020 The Crawford Partnership for Education and Economic Development annual State of the Vision awards event will be held LIVE online on October 22.  During the State of the Vision, the Partnership’s Board of Directors and staff members share key highlights from the prior year, [...]

2019 WAGE Tour Program

2019-11-18T19:33:12-05:00January 8th, 2019|

Since its inception in 2014, more than 700 local eighth grade students have completed WAGE Tours to explore career opportunities and businesses that exist in Crawford County. WAGE Tours are presented through a collaboration between the Crawford Partnership, the Bucyrus Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Galion-Crestline Chamber of Commerce to provide a platform for local [...]

Crawford Partnership; Community Opportunity Recognized

2019-11-18T19:50:57-05:00October 18th, 2018|

The Crawford Partnership team was recognized at the Ohio Economic Development Assocation’s Annual Summit as a finalist in the category of Excellence in Workforce Development for their collaborative work with the Wyandot County Office of Economic Development in implementing Community Opportunity. Community Opportunity is a website that supports Crawford and Wyandot’s educational systems, businesses, and citizens [...]

Crawford Conversation: Current State of Homelessness in Crawford County

2020-03-02T02:16:29-05:00October 2nd, 2018|

Join us on Thursday, November 1 at Trillium Event Center for a Crawford Conversation called the 'Current State of Homelessness in Crawford County,' presented by the Crawford Partnership and BORN. During this lunch and learn, a panel of local experts from law enforcement, the business community, and the non-profit sector will discuss homelessness and answer these [...]