Original Source: journalgazette.net
Written By: SHERRY SLATER
Even nonprofits make wish lists this time of year.
The Regional Opportunities Council last week established its 2013 priorities – all aimed at increasing northeast Indiana's per capital income level, which in 2009 was 79.5 percent of the national average. The council oversees Vision 2020, a regional initiative funded by foundation grants. The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership created Vision 2020 three years ago to address the earnings gap.
The Regional Opportunities Council's leaders have said they want to bring meaningful and powerful change to the 10-county region. The best chance of success, they've said, is by creating a long-term partnership of public, private and corporate groups to tackle identified issues.
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