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  • News for Community

    Wednesday, September 23, 2020
    As a part of the Magic Multiplier Program, held this spring, the Phelps County Community Foundation has awarded a total of $117,071 in grants to assist local organizations with COVID19 related challenges. A collaboration between PCCF, the Phelps County Development Corporation, and the Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce, the Magic Multiplier Program was designed to boost the local economy through ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 09, 2020
    The Phelps County Development Corporation has hired Holdrege resident Sally Sadd as its new Director of Business Services.Sadd began her new position on August 31 and will administer PCDC’s GO! Programs, assist and encourage local business owners and entrepreneurs, administer the high-demand jobs scholarship program and engage with employers to recruit, develop and retain talent.“I wanted to work ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, August 31, 2020
    The first annual Veteran’s Memorial Fundraiser all-day event planned for Saturday, Sept. 19, has been postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. South Central Nebraska CERT, in cooperation with other area organizations, was planning the Veterans Memorial Fundraiser, a full-day event to raise money to build and maintain a new veteran’s memorial. “The current restrictions in place for COVID-19 make ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 27, 2020
    HOLDREGE – The Don Sjogren Community YMCA served nearly 4,000 FREE meals to help nourish kids this summer at the YMCA Kids Café. YMCA Executive Branch Director Janell Brown reported that 3,902 meals were prepared and served to children in June and July. That is triple the number of meals that are typically served at the Kids Café each summer. “The YMCA Kids Café has been nourishing kids for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release