Other Resources

Dunn County Job Development Organization

The job development authority shall use its financial and other resources to encourage and assist in the development of employment and promotion of tourism within the county or counties.

Jobs Development Authority – Dunn County, ND (dunncountynd.org)

(701) 573-6092


Adams County Development Corporation

Committed to supporting business, workforce, & community development in Adams County.

Local Organizations | Hettinger, North Dakota (hettingernd.com)



Hettinger Chamber of Commerce

Committed to engaging community business & promoting events that attract people to Hettinger.

Local Organizations | Hettinger, North Dakota (hettingernd.com)



Medora Chamber of Commerce

Medora Chamber of Commerce’s goal is to promote a prosperous and positive environment for all businesses and attractions in and around North Dakota’s #1 tourist location.

Home – Medora Chamber of Commerce



Bowman Chamber of Commerce

Our mission is to actively facilitate the development and promotion of an economic climate encouraging business creation and expansion; initiate cooperation and communication in our community while enhancing the quality of life in the City of Bowman and the surrounding areas.

Chamber – Bowman North Dakota (bowmannd.com)



Bowman County Development Corporation

Bowman County Development Corporation is dedicated to the growth and preservation of Bowman County and it’s cities. We are here to provide assistance in starting, expanding or relocating your business, and finding low-cost capital to do so.

Economic Development – Bowman North Dakota (bowmannd.com)



Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

The Beach Area Chamber of Commerce serves the communities of Beach, Golva and Sentinel Butte, North Dakota. It offers a variety of sponsored events and networking opportunities to help your business succeed. Members share resources, make valuable contacts and reach out to new customers, fellow business people and markets through the Chamber.

Chamber of Commerce | Beach, ND (beachnd.com)



Hettinger County JDA

Job Development Authorities were authorized by the North Dakota Legislature, and North Dakota Century Code defines the Authorities’ duties, as “..to encourage and assist in the development of employment and promotion of tourism within the county”

Hettinger County North Dakota (hettingercountynd.com)



Stark County Development

To promote economic development, innovation and entrepreneurship making Southwest North Dakota a great place to live, work, and grow.

Stark Development Corporation – Stark County North Dakota



Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce

The Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce will provide leadership to promote a progressive business environment.

Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce (dickinsonchamber.org)



TAT Business Development

To provide opportunities for enrolled members of the Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikara Nation to venture into private enterprises that will enhance and promote the economic development by owning their business through tribal business lending.

Business Development — MHA Nation



North Dakota Job Service

Job Service North Dakota provides workforce and unemployment services across the state in our nine Workforce Centers and at our Central location in Bismarck. We offer a variety of services for both job seekers and employers.

Home | Job Service North Dakota (jobsnd.com)



NDSU Extension

NDSU Extension empowers North Dakotans to improve their lives and communities through science-based education. You’ll find us at work in your county, at Research Extension Centers and at the main campus of North Dakota State University.

Extension | NDSU Agriculture


Dakota Western Bank

DWB employees provide a positive banking experience for our valued customers.

Welcome to Dakota Western Bank (dwb.bank)



Dacotah Bank

Dacotah Bank is uniquely nimble as a state-chartered bank and locally impactful through Give Where We Live. Dacotah Bank provides banking, insurance, mortgage, and trust and wealth management services to customers who enjoy existing financial relationships with us.

Dacotah Bank



First International Bank and Trust

To be nationally recognized as a community bank whose innovation and drive for excellence is propelled by the best financial experts with a heart.

Personal Banking Services | First International Bank & Trust (fibt.com)



Bravera Bank

An employee- and director-owned company of advisors who help build the financial strength, stability and growth of every community to which we belong. We’re driven to serve you, coming together to forge new paths to help you achieve your business and personal goals.

Bravera | ND & MT Banking, Insurance & Wealth Management



Choice Bank

Choice is more than just a bank. As a People First organization, we provide a wide array of innovative financial solutions to make banking and managing finances easily accessible from anywhere. Our People First approach to financial services starts with your best interests in mind. We work alongside you to achieve your goals and celebrate your growth as an individual or business. Your success is our success.

Consumer Banking & Business Banking | Choice Bank (bankwithchoice.com)



Bank of North Dakota

To deliver quality, sound financial services that promote agriculture, commerce, and industry in North Dakota.

Home – Bank of North Dakota (nd.gov)



Dakota Business Lending

Dakota Business lending strives to build lasting relationships and drive economic growth by being the premier small business resource in out footprint.

Dakota Business Lending | Business Loans in ND, MT, and MN



North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperative

State wide’s vision is an indispensable network of member cooperatives that enriches the lives of their customers and the communities in which they live.




USDA Rural Development – North Dakota

USDA Rural Development supports rural prosperity in North Dakota by investing in modern infrastructure such as high-speed internet and water and waste treatment systems. We help eligible rural North Dakotans buy or rent affordable housing, and we can partner with you to build or improve essential community facilities such as hospitals, libraries, and schools. We boost rural economic development by funding technical assistance for small business owners and entrepreneurs, helping them design robust business plans, find new markets, and promote their goods and services. We also help eligible businesses and manufacturers expand or improve, and we support energy programs that finance renewable systems for agriculture and industry. Because so many of our employees live and work in the very communities we serve, the USDA Rural Development mission is personal to us. It’s this commitment to our neighbors that sets us apart.

North Dakota | Rural Development (usda.gov)



North Dakota Development Fund

The North Dakota Development Fund, Inc. (NDDF) provides “flexible gap financing” through loans and equity investments not available from most conventional lenders for the purpose of economic development. Funds are available to new and expanding North Dakota primary sector businesses.

Development Fund



Native American Development Center

To provide affordable lending services and financial education to Native Americans throughout North Dakota, on or off tribal lands.

Non-profit | Native American Development Center | North Dakota (ndnativecenter.org)



Community Services – ND Department of Commerce

Community Services was established to provide technical assistance to local governments and state agencies in the areas of community and rural planning and development, policy research and development, and grant program implementation.

Community Services (nd.gov)



Economic Development and Finance – ND Department of Commerce

ED&F is charged with coordinating the state’s economic development resources to attract, retain, and expand wealth.

Economic Development & Finance (nd.gov)



ND Mainstreet Initiative

Vibrant community centers are a fundamental element of workforce development.  North Dakota’s Main Street initiative provides community leaders with direct access to tools and resources to capitalize on their community’s strengths and make sound planning decisions.  These efforts help create vibrant communities that attract and retain the 21st-century skilled workforce North Dakota needs to compete and succeed in a global economy.

Main Street North Dakota (nd.gov)



Brosz Engineering

since 1982, Brosz Engineering strives to build a strong reputation for developing quality yet economical civil engineering and surveying solutions for our diverse clientele base. As a general consulting engineering practice, Brosz provides services for municipal, county, state, federal, and tribal governments. The firm also serves airport boards, oil and energy clients, rural water districts, and private developers. Planning and engineering projects for private sector clients include commercial, industrial, mixed- use, and residential developments.

Brosz Engineering | Civil Engineering and Surveying across the Dakotas



ND Council of the Arts

North Dakota Council on the Arts strengthens the creative capacity of North Dakota for all who live and visit here, honoring our cultural traditions, empowering excellence and innovation,
inspiring arts and culture opportunities for all.

NDCA Home | Council on the Arts, North Dakota



ND Tourism Division

North Dakota Tourism | Official North Dakota Travel & Tourism Guide (ndtourism.com)




National Governors Association – Rural Arts Initiative

Rural America has a robust cultural history that has enriched the nation and its people.  Rural America is also beset with social and economic challenges.  Population migration and persistent poverty are contributing to a widening urban-rural divide in many states.  By using the creative sector governors have a viable approach for strengthening economic opportunities and vibrancy into rural communities.

Rural Arts – National Governors Association (nga.org)



North Dakota Small Business Development Centers

We use our expertise to help you make your business successful. Our professional business advisors have years of experience and know what it takes to start a business and operate it successfully in our state.

North Dakota Small Business Development Centers | University of North Dakota (ndsbdc.org)



North Dakota Women’s Business Center

Amplify the economic voice of women business owners through advocacy and access to critical resources.

ND Women’s Business Center (ndwbc.com)



Impact Dakota

Impact Dakota’s team of experts helps solve the needs of industry and business through innovative, sustainable, cost-effective solutions. We conduct detailed needs assessments, outline potential solutions based on the results, and provide technical assistance to help you solve those problems.

Impact Dakota – Home



Vision West

To mobilize wester North Dakota towards a resilient and prosperous quality of life for all residents.

Vision West ND



Economic Development Association of North Dakota

promoting the creation of new wealth throughout North Dakota to develop more vibrant communities and improve quality of life.

Economic Development Association of North Dakota | Promoting the creation of new wealth throughout North Dakota (ednd.org)




Veteran’s Business Outreach Center of North Dakota

The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) is a one-stop-shop for service members, veterans, and military spouses looking to start, purchase, or grow a business. Located nationwide, VBOCs provide training workshops, including Boots to Business and Boots to Business Reboot programs, as well as business development assistance such as training, advising and mentoring, and resource referrals.

Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Dakotas | University of North Dakota (und.edu)


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