Membership

Improvement Movement Team

Support the Improvement Movement Team of Penn-Northwest!

Support Mercer County Economic Development and help the Improvement Movement Team of Penn-Northwest. Make our community a better place to live, work and play. Help us energize our community to attract new businesses, create jobs and provide a prosperous future for our families, friends and neighbors.

We welcome and encourage you to join us in support of Mercer County economic and community development. Membership is open to all persons, corporations, associations, or other organizations who are interested in the furtherance of the Penn-Northwest, Mercer County, economic development program and its goals and objectives, as outlined in the 2015/2016 Program of Work. The Program of Work had been designed with very specific goals and objectives to help us execute the strategies needed to increase the prosperity of Mercer County. This plan also gives us the framework for providing the board and membership with quantifiable results related to the various goals set forth. A copy of this plan is available to you for your review.

Penn-Northwest Development Corporation, incorporated in 1985, is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit charitable organization. Penn-Northwest receives contributions, which may be tax-exempt, from various Mercer County businesses and industrial firms as well as an annual contribution from the Mercer County Board of Commissioners.

 


Please provide some information below and a member of the Improvement Movement Team will contact you regarding becoming a supporting member of the Penn-Northwest Development Corporation.

Levels of Penn-Northwest Membership


 

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Primary Activity of Applicant:

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Membership request/classification (please check one)

 Private Sector

Includes corporate affiliations (i.e. private corporations, lending institutions, contractors, etc.) professionals (medical, dental, insurance, real estate, architecture) other business or industry affiliations.

 Non-Profit/Charitable/Misc.

Includes industrial development corporations, other non-profit agencies and organizations, and individuals having no corporate affiliations.

 Public
Includes units of local government and other public agencies (i.e. planning, redevelopment, etc.)


The Corporation:
The Penn-Northwest Development Corporation is a private, non-profit economic development corporation established in accord with the Internal Revenue Service Code 501(c)3. Contributions furthering economic growth and community development may be tax deductible.


Membership:
Membership is open to all persons, corporations, associations, or other organizations who are interested in the furtherance of the Penn-Northwest, Mercer County, economic development program and its goals and objectives, and who have contributed or pledged or hereafter shall contribute or pledge an amount, the minimum and nature of which to be determined from time to time by the Board. A corporate member shall designate in writing one of its officers or member of senior management to serve as its voting representative. Non-profits shall designate the chief executive officer to represent the agency or organization.


Board of Directors:
Board of Directors are elected annually from the membership of the corporation.


Acknowledgment:
Submitting this application I/we hereby understand that, if accepted and upon payment of dues (contribution), as established by the Board of Directors, I/we become a member of the corporation. Such membership entitles me/us to be eligible for election to the Board of Directors and offices of the corporation. I/we hereby agree with the goals and objectives of the Penn-Northwest Development Corporation and the furtherance of economic development activities and programs in support of new investment and the creation of new job opportunities in Mercer County and the surrounding area.


For Information Purposes Only
Please list current affiliations, if any, with other economic development organizations, industrial development corporations, redevelopment authorities, planning commissioners, etc.

Annual Contribution

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