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3,500 Greater Peoria Eighth Graders To Attend GP CareerSpark

3,500 Greater Peoria eighth graders to attend GP CareerSpark

We would love for you to volunteer at GP CareerSpark!  Find volunteer opportunities HERE. PEORIA – The Greater Peoria Economic…

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Note From The CEO: CEDS Priority Projects Pitched To Funding Bodies

Note from the CEO: CEDS Priority Projects Pitched to Funding Bodies

by Denny Kief, Interim CEO, Greater Peoria EDC Last spring, the GPEDC opened a Call for Projects for the next…

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Team GP Spotlight: Ron Hills – Havana, IL

Team GP Spotlight: Ron Hills – Havana, IL

Historical perspective lends Ron Hills an advantage as the economic development coordinator in Havana, IL.  As a life-long resident of…

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Greater Peoria EDC Seeking CEO

Greater Peoria EDC Seeking CEO

The Greater Peoria Economic Development Council, a nonprofit organization serving a five county region in central Illinois, is seeking a…

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