Newton Development Corporation

Local Assistance

The NDC serves as a liaison for local, state and federal resources, helping our businesses continue to grow, be profitable and expand.  Our network of partners offers a range of business management assistance.  Newton Development Corporation works closely with the City of Newton and JEDCO - Jasper County Economic Development Corporation to build a stronger community.  NDC also works with the Greater Des Moines Partnership and IDED - Iowa Department of Economic Development. NDC is proud to offer gap funding through our IRP Loan Program to promote new business start-up, expansion, and/or retention projects in the Newton area.

NDC is committed to entrepreneurship and economic development throughout Newton and the surrounding area. We pledge our commitment to the highest quality of service and our professional capacity to respond to business’ ever-changing needs.

To "Get to Know Newton" click on the logo.  Additional information can be found The City of Newton's Community Development Department including the Building Division, the Planning & Zoning Division along with economic development.

JEDCO - Jasper County Economic Corporation was formed in 1990 to provide economic development leadership and expertise to the small communities of Jasper County. JEDCO has assisted its member communities in development projects involving new business locations, existing business retention and expansion, new business start-up, housing, and tourism.

The Greater Des Moines Partnership provides resources for moving or expanding a business to Greater Des Moines, employment opportunities, information about the area, and a calendar of events and programs.

IASourceLink connects Iowa entrepreneurs to a network of 360+ nonprofit resource organizations that provide business-building services.  We facilitate the linking of these resource organizations to one another and to established, emerging and start-up small businesses.




SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and has been mentoring small business owners for more than forty years.

Please contact  or call 641.787.8210 to schedule your free one-on-one session with our local SCORE representative!

"The Iowa Small Business Development Center provides no fee, confidential, customized advice/counseling for entrepreneurs and small business owners.  Topics of counseling include: business planning, financing opportunities, cash flow projections, market research services, business continuity planning, business growth & success strategies and business continuity planning as well as industry specific needs.  The Iowa SBDC also provides a variety of classes and workshops designed specifically for entrepreneurs and small businesses under 500 employees."

Please contact to schedule an appointment
for the 3rd Tuesday of the month.  641.787.8210

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