The Community Development Block Grant Program at Work: A Glass Manufacturing Firm in Western Maryland

Last Updated on Apr 24, 2014 at 4:15pm | About Us

A CDBG grant of $1,500,000 was awarded to Garrett County in 1998 to subgrant to Simon Pearce, Inc. to assist with the opening of the Simon Pearce, Inc. manufacturing facility. The company’s founder, Simon Pearce, is an Irish born entrepreneur of glassblowing and pottery. Read more>>