Media, News & Events

It was a pleasure to host Secretary of Commerce David Toland for a local exclusive conversation about keeping the Ellsworth economy strong.  We recorded the meeting for those who were unable to attend.

Did you miss our Small Business Expo and Annual Meeting?  Click below to see the business spotlight videos we shared during the Expo.

The BecauseWeCare campaign was launched by many community partners in order to

lcreate a coalition of solutions for mental affects of COVID on our community.  

Below are two videos created by ECED with our partners in an effort to support the #BecauseWeCare campaign.

Ellsworth County Economic Development is pleased to have been the first applicant for the new Kansas Main Street Affiliate Program!  Stay tuned here for more details and opportunities as they become available!

Stop by and see the new rental housing on Thursday, January 7 or 14 from 5pm-7pm at 500 Jelinek.  


First months's rent FREE!

We are so excited to partner with K-State Research & Extension Midway District, Gene's Heartland Foods, and Ellsworth County Medical Center to bring affordable and healthy foods to the community, along with helping our local grocery store!  The program is simple: pre-order your basket for $15.00 plus tax, then pick up your basket on distribution day! 

Recipes are also provided!

As you consider your grocery shopping, be sure and order your Simply Produce basket!

Distributions are the third Friday of every month

Upcoming Events

Community Mental Health

January 21,  2020 |  12pm

The impacts of COVID19 on our community are real.  Let's talk about solutions together.

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