Pinal County makes $50K donation to CCEDC

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The Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition received a $50,000 donation from Pinal County at its last meeting. Pictured from left are: Maria Munoz, Celeste Andreson, Benny DeSantiago, Elizabeth Magallanez, Pinal County Supervisor Pete Rios, Pinal County Economic Development Director Tim Kanavel, Frances Wickham, Michael Carnes and Jake Jacobson.
Mila Besich-Lira | Copper Area News

The Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition recently was presented with a check for $50,000 from the Pinal County Board of Supervisors.

District 1 Supervisor Pete Rios along with Pinal County Economic Development Director Tim Kanavel were present to present the check. The CCEDC was granted this money to continue their efforts in developing a sustainable, diversified economy in Eastern Pinal County.

The CCEDC offers free business consultations and classes through their Business Success Center and also is working on promoting tourism with their Mobile Visitor Center and website www.discovercoppercorridor.org. The board is comprised of volunteer representatives from throughout the Copper Corridor. Projects are managed through independent contractors.

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