Partnering to Make a Great Region
With the collaboration of business resources and community support, we can offer you the best service put together by the area’s best people. Below is a list of our support community:
Economic Development Center of St. Charles County
The EDC of St. Charles County's
core services include:
Providing Business Financing
Operating a Business Incubator Center
Offering Business Counseling
Conducting Business Training
Coordinating Business Recruitment & Business Retention Efforts
Promoting St. Charles County to Businesses, Residents, and Tourists
Supporting Strategic Public Policy Initiatives
The St. Charles branch of the St. Louis SCORE chapter is part of a national non-profit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and formation, growth, and success of the nation's small businesses. SCORE volunteers serve as "Counselors to America's Small Business" and they offer free business counseling and resources, low-cost workshops, and free business scan services. If you're starting a business, preparing for a loan, or have existing business issues or opportunities, SCORE mentors can help.
St. Louis Regional Chamber
The St. Louis Regional Chamber connects business and civic communities in the 15-county bi-state region. Whether supporting public policy and infrastructure initiatives or attracting new jobs, capital and talent - the St. Louis Regional Chamber is leading the way to a Greater St. Louis.
Missouri Department of Economic Development
From starting, expanding or relocating your business, to establishing financial incentives and managing services, the MO Department of Economic Development can assist you in all your needs.
Missouri Partnership was formed with the intention of bringing new business and industry into the state. As a nonprofit economic development organization, the Partnership works together with other economic development organizations at the state, regional and local levels to attract new companies and help advance Missouri’s standing as an industrial leader.
St. Charles County Workforce Development
St. Charles County Department of Workforce Development is your source for all employment and training needs in St. Charles County.
Adult & Community Education, School District of St. Charles
Adult and Community Education has been offering quality, affordable, lifelong learning opportunities for over 70 years by meeting both the professional and personal needs of the St. Charles community and surrounding areas with quality educational courses. With over 200 classes a semester and an average attendance of 1,200 students, it meets the interests, needs, and wants of the traditional and non-traditional learner.
Greater St. Charles County Chamber of Commerce
The Greater St. Charles County Chamber’s mission is to represent, support, and promote its members by educating, communicating, and fostering opportunities for the economic prosperity of business; fostering member relationships by providing networking opportunities; and advocating for the betterment of our community.
Partners For Progress
Partners for Progress of Greater St. Charles (PfP) was created to embrace the qualities that make St. Charles County one of the top areas in the St. Louis region. Founded in 2001, PfP continues its goal to make Greater St. Charles a nationally renowned most livable community. PfP focuses on the primary indicator areas of Economy, Education, Health and Quality of Place. Advocating public policy issues for the region is another important focus at the forefront of PfP activities.
OPO Startups is a co-working center for digital Startups. Located in the newly renovated "Old Post Office" building on Historic Main Street, the 10,000 sf facility provides startups with affordable workspace and access to mentors, potential investors, programming, educational resources and a community of local entrepreneurs. Their mission is to promote and grow the regional digital startup community in St. Charles.