Recent News

New deadline for Pivot Program – Nov 19

The deadline for the Pivot Program has been extended to November 19th! The Haines Economic Development Corporation’s Pivot Program is designed to respond to the needs of the local business community in the wake of the pandemic, and to help position them to thrive in...

HEDC Annual Meeting

HEDC will be holding its annual meeting  Monday, November 8 at Oceanside RV Park at 6 pm. There will be a Zoom option, but I would love to see you all in person, and Greg has promised beer.

Upstart Alpha

Upstart Alpha is a start-up accelerator program of the University of Alaska Center for Business Development. Entrepreneurs can learn business skills and find mentors through the virtual program. Learn more here. This program is designed to help business start-ups....

ARPA Nonprofit Recovery Fund

The State of Alaska has awarded $20 million from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) to the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development for distribution to the nonprofit sector. The Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development is...

Haines Economic Development Corp. is a nonprofit corporation with a mission to realize economic development in Haines Borough through research, community engagement, and strategic planning.