5th Annual Catch the Holiday Spirit Campaign – Businesses SIGN UP NOW

Columbia County, Oregon – Columbia County Economic Team (CCET), Keep It Local Columbia County and partners are seeking business owners to participate in our 5th Annual “Catch the Holiday Spirit Across Columbia County Marketing Campaign”. Last year over $96,000 was spent in shopping locally across Columbia County with over 70 businesses participating. The campaign starts … Read more

$500,000 in NEW Direct Small Business Grants Now Available in the Columbia County

Grant applications ranging from $2,500 – $50,000 are due Oct. 17 and CARES recipients are eligible October 5, St. Helens, OR — Columbia County Economic Team (CCET), Columbia Pacific Economic Development District (Col-Pac) today announced the immediate opening of a new round of grant funding to directly benefit small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. … Read more

CCET – Reopening and Staying Open

Today’s News and Links Find them here: Oregon framework to re-open Counties and the first business sectors 20 Oregon counties under review for ‘Phase one’ reopening May 15 Travel Oregon COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant Program Opens May 11 Easy Advice: Using your Paycheck Protection Funds so they help, not hurt New Small Business website for Columbia … Read more

Job Seekers Join Us at the 2020 Job Fair

Columbia County, Oregon-  Are you tired of communting?  Do you want to work local?  Are you in need of a job or a new career?  Take control of your future and attend the Columbia County Job Fair this Spring, March 13th from 9:00 AM- 1:00 PM. Many local businesses such as Cardinal Services of St … Read more

4th Annual Christmas Campaign Connecting Columbia County

Columbia County, Oregon- The 4th Annual Catch the Holiday Spirit Campaign ran Nov 16th – Dec 31st 2019 with over 80 participating businesses across Columbia County. This campaign connects Columbia County businesses during the holiday shopping season. Wauna Credit Union has sponsored this grass roots marketing campaign for the past 4 years to encourage shopping … Read more