A quarter of a million dollars coming to several Allen County businesses through JobsOhio to assist in development projects bringing new jobs to the region.
The seven companies listed are receiving the JobsOhio Inclusion Grant. It’s a new public–private program that provides financial assistance to eligible entities in underrepresented population across the state. Ohio House Speaker Robert Cupp says this grant is making a difference in Allen County by helping companies to grow their business and improve operations. In total, the grants will help create 25-new jobs and retain 129-jobs in Allen County. The JobsOhio Inclusion Grant program is funded by non-tax revenue.
Those receiving grants are:
Alloway (Lima) - $50,000
Chuffers Insight Solutions (Spencerville) - $25,000
Fleck Manufacturing (Lima) - $50,000
S.I. Distributing (Spencerville) - $25,000
Signs Ohio (Lima) - $50,000
United Equity (Spencerville) - $25,000
Wellman Services (Lima) - $25,000