Economic Development Workshops
Economic Development is the process by which a nation improves the economic, political, and social well-being of its people. The number one economic development activity is business retention programs assist small businesses to prevent falling.
GCEA focuses on economic empowerment, self-sufficiency, and the opportunity to do meaningful work which can be critical to long-term stability of the community. GCEA hold workshops where speakers talk on growing their small businesses to utilizing social media to build up their clientele to how loans/grants can be accessed to grow their businesses. As communities recognized that real job growth over time comes from local business expansion. For those seeking employment, GCEA offer help with resume/cover letter building and basic computer classes. Every month GCEA also hold a business expo that exposes businesses and their products to the community. Our workshops help career readiness that helps participants break the cycle of poverty, homelessness, and abuse.