MBFC presented a grant to MBFC Member, Nancy Hoffman, and the economic development group GPS45:93. Terry Stein, Vice President – MBFC, presented the check to Hoffman and her associates (pictured below). MBFC is the only Certified Development Company in Minnesota with a grant program specifically focused on economic development and small business job growth.
GPS 45:93 is a non-profit regional economic development association strategically located along Interstate 35 between Minneapolis/St. Paul and Duluth. They are dedicated to growing and attracting businesses with high-paying jobs to East Central Minnesota. It takes its name from the point of latitude and longitude at which the four original counties in the partnership which are Pine, Isanti, Chisago and Kanabec.