WHAT do our clients say about us?
Our mission is to serve as a leader in economic development that assists to create jobs in rural communities through small business startup, development and expansion. Our practitioner-based approach produces results in 4 areas: economic development, entrepreneurship & small business development, grants & application development and training & consulting.
Certified Economic Developer (International Accreditation)
ENTREPRENEURSHIP & SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Partner to the US Small Business Administration (SBA) to Deliver "Boots to Business - From Service to Startup" Training Program at both Kentucky Army Installations, Fort Campbell and Fort Knox
GRANTS & APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
Successfully wrote a Rural MicroEntrepreneur Assistance Program (RMAP) grant to USDA RD that was scored #1 in the Nation.
TRAINING & CONSULTING SKILL
MVP manages one western Kentucky's rural community's regional economic development organization including loan administration (up to $150,000), technical and financial assistance, advocacy and more that has resulted in more than 332 jobs and $2.1 Million in capital investment.