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Michigan Economic Development Corporation Announces $100,000 Planning Grant to CUPPAD/First Step, Inc.

Friday, June 09, 2000

Kathleen McMahon
(517) 335-4590

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced the approval of a $100,000 economic development planning grant to CUPPAD/First Step, Inc., Delta County. The grant will be used by the Upper Peninsula Economic Development Alliance which will develp a marketing plan for the entire Upper Peninsula. "By working together, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and CUPPAD/First Step, Inc. are making a commitment to further fuel Michigan’s booming economy," said Doug Rothwell, president and CEO of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. The Michigan Economic Development Corporation works in partnership with local communities and Michigan businesses to retain and expand job opportunities and improve Michigan's overall business climate.