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THE EAST BAY
The East Bay is home to one of the world’s most dynamic economies and fastest growing regions in the U.S. We are the most populous and geographically diverse region of the San Francisco Bay Area.
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East Bay EDA Receives $840,000 Grant to Support Alameda County Businesses Through Resilient East Bay
On October 21, 2021, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced a $840,400 grant to the County of Alameda to support recovery of the region’s economy by providing technical assistance and other resources to small and...
East Bay EDA is proud to celebrate Native American heritage the month of November and beyond. We recognize the Lisjan Ohlone people as the original stewards of the East Bay and we support the thriving Native American community here in our region and across the nation....
Despite a global pandemic that created economic havoc, 2020 was a record year for venture capital investments into East Bay companies. According to financial data company Pitchbook, investors funded $5.5 billion into East Bay companies in 2020—67 percent increase in...
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2021 Speaker Series: Safe Return to Work
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join East Bay EDA and the Bay Area Council for Safe Return to Work, a speaker series event highlighting the new normal of remote work and the future of commuting in the Bay Area. As more people return to work in 2022, what measures are in place to ensure a safer workplace? How are transit officials helping employees return to their commutes safely? What steps can workers take to keep themselves safe? Register today to join us for an insightful panel discussion!
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