Entries by Vicky Tippawong

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation provides $10,000 grant to City of Fitchburg

Grant supports pop-up shop approach for artisans, crafters, entrepreneurs to share their work with the community The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, today announced it provided a grant of $10,000 to the City of Fitchburg for the development of pop-up shops to […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing toward purchase of popular dance and performing arts studio

Paula Meola Dance and Performing Arts now known as MEM Dance Theatre The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $100,000 loan to Paula Meola Dance and Performing Arts as new leadership takes over the popular studio following the retirement of […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing toward purchase of Birchtree Bread Company

Funding to support business growth for popular Crust Bake Shop The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $125,000 loan as part of a funding package with TD Bank, for owners of Crust Bake Shop to purchase Birchtree Bread Company, located […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing for Delicious Dips

Funding to support start-up costs for new Fitchburg business The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $30,000 loan to Delicious Dips to provide funding toward start-up costs with establishing the business in Fitchburg. Funding created one full-time job in the […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing to Magic Treasures

Funding to support business in Fitchburg The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $10,000 loan to Magic Treasures, located at 914 Main Street in Fitchburg. The loan will be utilized toward working capital and creates one full-time and one part-time […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing for JC Ferreira Construction, Inc.

Funding to support purchase of equipment for family-owned company The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $112,500 loan to JC Ferreira Construction, Inc., toward the purchase of construction equipment. This loan helped retain four jobs in Leominster. JC Ferreira Construction […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation provides $25,000 grant to ReImagine North of Main

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, today announced it has provided $25,000 in funding to ReImagine North of Main to support their Façade Improvement Program in the City of Fitchburg. The program, which provides an opportunity for downtown property owners and businesses […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing to Wonder Products

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $50,000 loan to Wonder Products, a Sterling-based company focused on innovating everyday household products. Funding will be utilized to support marketing efforts, and increased inventory and capital to grow the business surrounding the […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation provides $25,000 grant to City of Leominster

North Central, Mass.—The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, today announced it has provided $25,000 in funding to help support the City of Leominster’s Façade Improvement Program. The program, which provides an opportunity for downtown property owners and businesses to upgrade their building’s […]

North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation approves financing to Lucy’s Furniture and Upholstery

North Central Mass.—The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC), the economic development arm of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, recently approved a $15,000 loan to Lucy’s Furniture and Upholstery, located at 150 River Street in Fitchburg. The loan will fund the purchase of fabric for furniture repair and fuel future growth of the […]