At your Toledo Chamber, we're proud to have a diverse and varied community of members. One such member is Kieffer & Associates, LTD and its President & Chief Advisor William E. "Bill" Kieffer. After Kieffer & Associates, LTD joined the Toledo Chamber membership community, we sat down with Bill to discuss who he is and what his business does and what makes the Toledo Region such a great place to do business. Check out this New Member Spotlight video with Bill Kieffer of Kieffer & Associates, LTD.
Federal Grant Dollars to Have Local Impact: Work being done by the Northwest Ohio Manufacturing Alliance (NOMA), a program of the Toledo Chamber, to receive funding support as part of a $23.5 million grant awarded to Ohio Manufacturers' Association
About the grant
The State of Ohio and the Ohio Manufacturers’ Association (OMA) have been awarded a three-year, $23,492,808 federal grant through the U.S. Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) $500 million Good Jobs Challenge program. The initiative aims to strengthen workforce partnerships that lead to well-paying jobs. Awardees were announced by EDA Aug. 3. The OMA-State of Ohio proposal is one of 32 grants funded nationwide.
Northwest Ohio Manufacturing Alliance, a program of the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce, to Receive up to $930,000 from Federal ARPA Funds’ “Good Jobs Challenge” Program
The Northwest Ohio Manufacturing Alliance (NOMA), funds are part of a $23.5 million grant awarded to the Ohio Manufacturers Association for a 3-year workforce development action plan focused on recruiting and upskilling manufacturing workers across the state.
The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) officially broke ground on the new 20A/I-475 interchange on June 29. Construction on the interchange and widening of I-475 is expected to be completed in December 2024. This has been a long time priority for the Chamber and our partners in the region to support economic development and improve access to existing and future businesses. More information about the project is available on ODOT’s project website and will be updated as the project progresses.
Welcome to one of our newest members who joined in April 2022, Cornerstone Community Financial! We are so proud to welcome new businesses and business leaders to our Chamber member community, and not only is Cornerstone Community Financial a new member, its branch here in the region is brand new as well. While we encourage you to stop in and welcome this great member to our community, we invite you to get to know the Cornerstone Community Financial team a little more through this New Member Spotlight.
Somehow, July has passed us by and we are already in August 2022. But here at the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce, we always have a slate of exciting events for you to look forward to no matter the month. As we celebrate the start of a new month, we also invite you to celebrate our newest members who joined the Toledo Chamber business community in July. To new members and members who have been with us for a while, we hope to see you at an upcoming event or engaging with us here at the Chamber soon!