Headline Sponsors: Farmers National Bank and the Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition

Partners Help Expand Care Closet for Boardman Students

BOARDMAN, Ohio —  More school students will have consistent access to food and hygiene supplies through the Care Closet at the Boardman Center Intermediate School, through a partnership with the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley and Sweeney Chevrolet, Buick and GMC in Boardman. READ MORE

CCPA to Seek Funds for ‘Recovery to Work’ Training Program

LISBON, Ohio – For those with substance abuse and related brushes with the criminal justice system, finding a job is a major challenge. A new program undertaken by the Columbiana County Port Authority aims to address those issues and the shortage of skilled workers. READ MORE

Chuck George: Innovator, Mentor Leads by Example

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Charles “Chuck” George sits relaxed in his office at the Youngstown Business Incubator Tech Block No. 5 building downtown. READ MORE

Robotics Training Keeps Employees Ahead of the Curve

Event Encourages Students to ‘Manufacture Your Future’

YSU, Foxconn, Target Lordstown Area for Training Center

Firms Owned by Minorities Face Greater Challenges, Fed Report Affirms

CLEVELAND – Businesses owned by people of color continue to face more financial and operational challenges than their white-owned counterparts, according to the Small Business Credit Survey 2022 Report on Firms Owned by People of Color, released this week by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. READ MORE

Do Your Homework Before Seeking a Business Loan

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — What is the first step entrepreneurs need to take in determining how they will fund their business? READ MORE

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