Results-driven and member-led, Clearwater Economic Development Association (CEDA) drives regional development and provides local governments guidance on economic diversification, improved community livability, and collective prosperity within the Idaho counties of Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, and Nez Perce.
CEDA’s ability to leverage networks is key to improving the lives of the people of North Central Idaho.
Since 1995, CEDA has secured $55 million in financial resources, and leveraged another $79 in other sources for built infrastructure, projects, and programs. Since 1988, CEDA has financed $18 million in small business loans.
CEDA promotes regional thinking. When members and partners speak as one collective voice through CEDA, we become a catalyst for change.
Strategic Planning, Business Cluster & Supply Chain Analysis, Career Awareness, Workforce Skills Development
Direct Business Loans, Planning for Financing, Resource Identification
Local government partners with education, industry, agencies, and non-profit organizations to be the collective voice for strengthening and diversifying the economy and building community wealth.
CEDA carries out its economic development mission through staff directed by the leadership of a Board of Directors and working council volunteers.