Missouri small businesses impacted by COVID-19 can apply for up to $50,000 in relief funds starting July 15 from a new $30 million grant program through the Missouri Department of Economic Development. Read More 


Important Small Business Resource Updates for April 1, 2020

As our community, state and region continue to mobilize to provide resources and hope as we all endure COVID-19 together, the EDC is pleased to send out the latest information we have on how the CARES Act can deliver important help now to businesses and their employees in St. Charles County, Missouri.

2019 Annual Report

2019 was a year of accomplishment for the EDC Business & Community Partners of St. Charles County. The organization, which is focused on business incubation, financing and counseling, business retention and recruitment, and community initiatives, recently shared its 2019 Economic Impact Report. Some highlights include:

EDC Business and Community Partners Appoints Scott Drachnik as New President and CEO

For Immediate Release

 November 19, 2019 - ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The Board of Directors of EDC Business and Community Partners has selected Scott J. Drachnik to serve as the organization’s new president and CEO, effective January 6, 2020.