2018 GROW report card #2Posted on May 4, 2018 in GROW Updates
On May 3, around 100 GROW partners and signatories attended the 2018 GROW Report Card Event at Eastern Hub.
Highlights reported at the event include:
- GROW now has 82 signatories, 46 with action plans underway, most committing to offer employment opportunities or shift to local spend
- In 2016/17 GROW signatories reported a shift in local spend of $20.21m (leading to 178.8 jobs potentially created in the region)
- In 2017 GROW signatories created 75 jobs and 7 employment pathways in Norlane/Corio, Whittington and Colac
For those who missed the event, or would like a recap, we have compiled a short film: