11/10/10 There is still time to register for the day long Marshall County Community Conversation on Economic Development, taking place on November 17 at Swan Lake. Noted author Richard Longworth will be the keynote speaker. Everyone is invited to participate in this interactive event to share ideas and help connect community resources. Advanced registration is required and there is a $15 fee. Call the Marshall County Community Foundation for more information at 574-935-5159 or visit their website at www.marshallcountycf.org
This session is convened with major financial support from The Bowen Center for Public Affairs at Ball State University and the Indiana Humanities Council. Additional financial assistance provide by NIPSCO. Local planning partners include the Marshall County Community Foundation, the Marshall County Economic Development Corporation, the Bremen Chamber of Commerce and the United Way of Marshall County.
About the Indiana Humanities Council
The Indiana Humanities Council connects people, opens minds and enriches lives by creating and facilitating programs that encourage people to think, read, talk and listen. As a convener, leader and partner, the Council promotes the public humanities and engages Indiana’s community of minds to create stronger, more vibrant communities. Learn more at www.indianahumanities.org.
About the Bowen Center for Public Affairs
The Bowen Center for Public Affairs at Ball State University advances the ideals of civic literacy, community involvement, and public service exemplified by the career of Dr. Otis R. Bowen. The Center leads the way in Indiana toward an energized citizenry and vital community life. Learn more at www.bsu.edu/bowencenter.
About the Marshall County Community Foundation
The mission of the Marshall County Community Foundation is to serve all of Marshall County, its people and its future through the growth and administration of endowment funding and philanthropy. Learn more at www.marshallcountycf.org.
About the Marshall County Economic Development Corporation
The mission of the Marshall County Economic Development Corporation is to expand and diversify the economy of the county by fostering investment in new and existing facilities and creating entrepreneurial capacity. Learn more at www.marshallcountyedc.org.
About the Bremen Chamber of Commerce
The mission of the Bremen Chamber of Commerce is to unite local businesses and support economic vitality, community prosperity and quality of life. Learn more at www.bremenchamberofcommerce.com
About the United Way of Marshall County
The United Way of Marshall County is creating lasting changes by advancing the common good. The community organization invests in the building blocks for a good life: Education, Income and Health. Learn more at www.marshallcountyuw.org