2016 Investor Opportunities

Level of Support                                 Minimum Contribution                              Board Seat(s)                   Benefits 

STATE FARM BANK GRANT CHALLENGE 2017

DCDC is excited to announce our organization was chosen to take part in the 2016 State Farm Bank Challenge. We are tasked with raising $25,000 in matching funds by Dec. 31, 2016, and are actively seeking local support from businesses and citizens alike. Our volunteer board members are currently reaching out to the community to talk about the opportunity become part of DCDC and economic development efforts in DeWitt County.


For your support, DCDC is excited to offer the following benefits to investors:


  • $250 Donation: Person/business is publicly recognized as a partner on all DCDC communications (emails, letters, social media) and materials used at community events. Provided a direct link to DCDC members to provide ideas.
  • $500 Donation: In addition to the previous level, these donors will receive regular updates as to the fundraising progress and DCDC business development strategies and objectives via email.
  • $1000 Donation: Including all perks of previous levels, these donors may also be used to help network with outside business targets, and should be open to being a voice to these targets to showcase our community and the benefits it holds for various industries.


***PLEASE CONTACT KEVIN MYERS AT 217-521-3143 FOR MORE INFORMATION.  

PUBLIC PARTNER INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES:

Economic development is critical for the future of DeWitt County and the region. It requires a long-term, sustained effort in cooperation with local businesses and communities to produce success.  Your involvement and financial support play a crucial role in providing the resources to carry out a variety of programs and initiatives to ensure continued growth and success of the County.


In the past DCDC has received the majority of funding from public sources.  Additional private funding is needed now to achieve the DCDC strategic goals. Your support allows us to do this effectively.  


Contributions are tax-deductible. 



DeWitt County 

$40,000

2 Board Seats

Set mission, vision and values; work to achieve strategic goals; Vote at annual meeting; Provide input to Board; Receive quarterly updates; Receive relevant industry news; Receive news of community events

City of Clinton

$47,000

2 Board Seats

City of Farmer City

$13,000

1 Board Seat

Other Unit of Government

$1,000


Receive relevant industry news; Receive news of community events; Receive news of community events