Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
Think Progress. Think Tomorrow. Think GRADD.
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301      Phone: 270.926.4433  Fax: 270.684.0714

Help for Job Seekers

The new Kentucky Career Center Get Opportunity (KCC-GO!) program helps equip job seekers through free resume assistance, soft skills workshops, in-ternships, WorkKeys testing, direct job placement, and other invaluable re-sources.

>> Full details

>> Career Center services

>> KCC locations
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RLF: Farley's B&B

McLean County entrepreneurs Louis and Carol Robertson are utilizing a $150,000 low-interest GRADD Revolv-ing Loan Fund (RLF) loan to transform a historic Calhoun home into Farley's--a full-service bed and breakfast and restaurant.

>> 115-year-old home

>> Local B&Bs

>> RLF program
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2015 Annual Awards

Know a local person or community who deserves regional recognition? We're now accepting nominations for the 2015 GRADD Annual Awards. Winners will be announced at our 47th Annual Dinner at the Owensboro Convention Center on September 16.

>> Community of the Year

>> Regional Excellence Awards

>> 47th Annual Dinner
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Aid for Grandparents

Area grandparents raising grandchil-dren who meet income guidelines may be eligible to receive financial assis-tance for clothing, school supplies, furniture, bedding and other neces-sities through the Kentucky Family Caregiver Program (KFCP).

>> M-I article

>> Request help

>> KFCP info
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July Board Meeting

Beth Kuhn, Commissioner of Workforce Investment with the Kentucky Educa-tion & Workforce Development Cabinet (KEWDC), discussed statewide trends in employment and training at the GRADD Board of Directors meeting on July 8.

>> Watch video

>> KEWDC website

>> Green River WIB

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Our Partners




August 19, 2015

GRADD Board of Directors Meeting

September 16, 2015

47th GRADD Annual Dinner

October 14, 2015

GRADD Board of Directors Meeting