Focus Central Pennsylvania


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Focus Central Pennsylvania



Focus Central Pennsylvania's mission is to effectively promote new corporate investment that results in growth of family sustaining jobs by being a premier economic development marketing alliance for committed partners. Focus is a nonprofit dedicating 100 percent of its time and resources to attracting new companies and jobs to the region. Economic development is the lifeblood of every community. It creates jobs, builds neighborhoods, supports businesses and provides a higher quality of life. This work is not accomplished by one, but by many.

Focus serves seven (7) contiguous counties in Central Pennsylvania with a total population of 468,250 and total labor force of 221,795, and home to 17,742 business establishments. The counties and major municipalities include Centre (State College, Bellefonte); Columbia (Bloomsburg, Berwick); Montour (Danville); Union (Lewisburg, Mifflinburg); Snyder (Selinsgrove); Northumberland (Sunbury, Milton); and Mifflin (Lewistown). Focus is a direct result of a broad range of regional partners, investors and supporters that see the importance and value of regional collaboration to leverage investment and maximize returns in attracting new corporate investment that benefits our regional economy and communities today and for future generations.

We serve the following communities

Communities listed alphabetically

County of Centre161,786
County of Columbia66,531
County of Mifflin46,469
County of Montour18,587
County of Northumberland93,090
County of Snyder40,585
County of Union44,945

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Lauren Bryson

Executive Director