Are you starting or growing your business?
Business Development Center
Provides technical assistance and access to capital resources.
Do you have a great food idea you want to take to market?
Mission Mountain Food Enterprise Center
Provides resources statewide in food enterprise development.
Want to start a Cooperative Business?
Cooperative Development Center
Offers expertise to cooperative enterprises in their development and expansion.
Is your community planning a project?
Community Development Center
Assist with planning, grant writing and project management.
Who We Are and What We Do
We believe that in order to contribute to the development of thriving communities, we have a shared responsibility to foster and nurture programs and projects that embrace the principles and stewardship of our social, economic, and natural environments.
The organization is a 501c3 corporation governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, representive of local governments, business sectors and citizens throughout Lake County. As a state-certified regional development corporation serving Lake, Mineral and Sanders counties, and the Flathead Indian Reservation, we are further guided by an Advisory Board made up of local development corporations as well as other community organizations throughout the region.
Lake County Community Development cultivates economic growth in western Montana by offering unique resources to develop community, business and food and agriculture enterprises. We serve entrepeneurs and local businesses.
Through our Business Development Center, LCCDC collaborates with partners to provide businesses with technical assistance, education, and financial support related to planning, management, marketing, government contracting, accounting, and food processing.
Through our Mission Mountain Food Enterprise Center, we provide Montana's only inspected food hub, providing resources to food and agriculture businesses including regulatory expertise, business planning assistance, food production, and storage infrastructure.
A Leadership Development Course for communities located on the Flathead ReservationMon1515th5May20171200am
Applications are being accepted for the first class of Leadership Flathead Reservation beginning in September 2017.
Social Marketing WorkshopFri77th4Apr20171200am
Learn the proper use, strategies and practical application of internet technology, social media environments, promotiona...
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Holiday Lights Feasibility StudyTue2828th2Feb2017542pm
Holiday Lights is designed to involve many civic groups, chamber, business's and citizens, to work together -- do we hav...
Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS)Wed11st1Jan20141200am
CEDS 2012 - 2017 Is now available! Western Rural Development Region, comprising the peoples and communities within the g...