Uniting Strategic Resources for Communities

Access to talent and capital can turn fledgling businesses into fierce contenders. USRC’s programs power key industries within our regional economy. Our ongoing collaborations broaden opportunities for all; please visit this page often to explore new opportunities or contact USRC at (410) 810-2126 to learn more.

Ag Equity Incentive Matching Fund

Designed to incentivize loan requests from food and fiber-producing farms in the Upper Shore region, this program will connect farmers with vital resources by making a 5% equity contribution towards financing a project funded by a MARBIDCO loan. Download PDF

Harvest Directory

The Harvest Directory allows you to find local businesses that offer a wide variety of products right in your neighborhood. Supporting local businesses not only stimulates the local economy, but also connects you with friends and neighbors providing high quality products and services.

Spotted Lanternfly Webinar

Upper Shore Regional Council partnered with the Cecil Extension Office and the Cecil County Office of Economic Development and hosted a Spotted Lanternfly Lunch & Learn at Cecil College on June 5, 2019.