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Resources for your Business

Starting your Business: Help start your business with Ohio Business Forward - Business Services Division News and Updates!

Ohio Economic Development Manual: This manual is to help you understand the legal landscape of economic development in Ohio. 

Ohio Small Business Development Center at Terra State Community College

Better Business Bureau-1-800-743-4222 or 419-531-3116.

Vanguard-Sentinel Career & Technology Centers

Ohio Attorney General, Services for Charities

Sandusky County -The Board of Sandusky County Commissioners consists of three members who serve as the Administrators for the entire County. Included in their responsibilities is the formulation of a multi-million dollar budget, approval of all purchase vouchers, negotiation and approval of union contracts, pro-active long term planning, and the day-to-day handling of a wide variety of County issues.

Ohio Means Jobs - Job Seeker services are available to the universal customer, who is anyone coming to an OhioMeansJobs Center seeking assistance. These services are informational services and may require limited to no assistance for OhioMeansJobs Center staff. The OhioMeansJobs Center exists to bring employers together with qualified job applicants. They work with employers to recruit potential employees as well as to test and screen applicants for employers.

Fremont/Sandusky County Convention & Visitors Bureau –  www.sanduskycounty.org 
The mission of the visitors bureau is to encourage economic development of Sandusky County, Ohio through promotion of tourism and conventions and to encourage and promote the county by advertisement an other educational and informational means, as a destination for over-night accommodations by non-residents of Sandusky County, whose interest may be for business, pleasure or other purpose. 

Their web site connects to loads of information on anything about Sandusky County a visitor could want or need.  From restaurant locations, to tourist attractions to services available across the county. 

Sandusky County Economic Development Corporation –  www.sanduskycountyedc.org
The mission of the Sandusky County Economic Development Corporation is to improve the economic well-being of Sandusky County. 

The Sandusky County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) works in conjunction with city economic development offices across the county and the other towns and townships in the county without ED offices who want to work with new businesses interested in locating in their jurisdiction.  For over 20 years, the SCEDC has served to provide prospective businesses with information on zoning, building permit processes and financing, as well as conducting confidential research and surveys for firms interested in expanding or locating in the area.

Leadership Sandusky County – www.leadershipsanduskycounty.org 
The mission for Leadership Sandusky County (LSC) is to provide a learning experience which encourages successful community leadership.  They are committed to developing leaders who will improve the quality of life in Sandusky County.

LSC, founded in 1991, has aided in the development of over 300 adult community leaders. These leaders have, in turn, affected change throughout Sandusky County by volunteering their time and efforts to hundreds of community-based organizations, and serving in key roles on many non-profit and for profit boards around the county.  In 2006 the program graduated its first class of 8th grade students making up the now annual Youth Leadership Sandusky County (YLSC) program.