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April 2, 2020: Updates from the Industry Growth Committee

New data amid the Coronavirus pandemic allows for economic indicators to assess impacts of this epidemic. COVID-19 Economic Vulnerability Index is a measurement of the negative impact the coronavirus crisis can have on employment based on a region’s mix of industries. According to Chmura Economics & Analytics, JobsEQ, an average Vulnerability Index score is 100,…

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COVID-19 Economic Vulnerability Index added to SBERP Sites & Buildings Search

We recently added the “COVID-19 Economic Vulnerability Index” Layer to our Sites and Buildings Search. As displayed in the graphic below, this feature can be accessed by selecting “COVID-19” from the Layer category options. Once selected, you will then see the checkbox for “Job Loss Vulnerability Index”. Check this box, then Search. Click here to…

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Population in the South Bend – Elkhart Region Increased 1,213 Between 2018 and 2019

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (Apr. 2, 2020) — Spurred by increases in international migration and natural increase, the population in the five counties comprising the South Bend – Elkhart Region grew by 1,213 people for a population growth rate of 0.2% between 2018 and 2019. Below is a breakdown for each county. POPULATION GROWTH IN THE…

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HustleSBE Sprint Applications Now Open!

HustleSBE Sprint Applications Now Open! Earlier this month, we celebrated the graduation of Hustle SBE’s first Cohort! Now, we are excited to report that we are kicking off another round of training for minority and women business owners in the South Bend – Elkhart Region with our HustleSBE Sprint program! Website Link: bit.ly/hustlesbe Quick Facts:…

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South Bend – Elkhart Regional Partnership Celebrates First Cohort of Hustle SBE Graduates

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (Mar. 11, 2020) — Today, the South Bend – Elkhart Regional Partnership (SBERP) concluded its inaugural series of HustleSBE, a six session business bootcamp specific to minority and women entrepreneurs across the five-county region and the first of its kind in the South Bend – Elkhart Region. HustleSBE focuses on building the…

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