The Whitley County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is an independent, 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization that serves as the single point of contact for business and industry in Whitley County, Indiana. Along with the attraction of quality businesses and job-producing capital investment, we also provide support to our communities by helping improve the quality of life for every resident.

The Whitley EDC currently depends primarily on support from the municipalities, local government and designated grants to fund Whitley EDC programs. 

We are changing that. Your investment is critical and communicates your company’s commitment to joining forces to help enhance Whitley County’s businesses, talent and quality of life.

In the past five years, the Whitley County EDC team has helped bring $156.38 million investments to the county, promised 596 quality jobs, and led the quality of place campaigns in each of our communities. We know we can do even more with you financially investing in our work.

Your investment helps fund housing studies, labor studies and things that matter most to you! When you invest, you're helping steer Whitley County in a direction of your choice. 

Connect with us and join the list of investors who believe in the work of Whitley EDC to enhance our communities. Email to start your commitment.  

2021 Investment Levels
Corporate Level           $10,000 +
Executive Level            $7,500
Leadership Level          $3,000
Benefactor Level          $1,500
Small Business Level   $1,000
Start-up Level               $500


American Electric Power, Indiana Michigan Power
AQUA Indiana
Building Contractors Association of Northeast Indiana
Custer Inc.
Lake City Bank 
Northeastern REMC 
Impact CNC
Steel Dynamics Inc.