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Central PREP

Partnerships for Regional Economic Peformance (PREP)
SEDA-COG coordinates the Central Region's Partnerships for Regional Economic Performance (PREP) Program.  The PREP Program was developed by the Commonwealth to encourage coordination of economic development efforts and enhance customer service to the business community.  The end result is a comprehensive  and efficient economic development delivery system serving Central Pennsylvania.
The Central PREP Program's core partners include the region's Industrial Resource Centers including the IMC and NEPIRC, the industrial development organizations serving the 10-county area, SEDA-COG, and the three Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) that serve the Central Region.  A detailed list of partners is below: 
This program is implemented in cooperation with our seventeen Regional Partners:
For information on how the Central PREP Region Partnership can help your business grow, contact Betsy Lockwood, Regional Coordinator at or call 570-524-4491 or visit
For more information on the Commonwealth's PREP Network click here.