Business Partnerships

The local business leaders who have chosen to partner with ECP are supporting the effort to:

·         Ensure a supply of future employees who have attained the knowledge and skills necessary to meet the challenges of a changing world

·         Reduce the cost of employee recruitment, selection, and training

·         Ensure the greatest return on tax revenue investment

·         Increase their companies' name recognition and enhance their reputations

·         Maximize the use of community resources to enhance student learning

We Need Your "Handshake of Cooperation"

Your Business Can Participate By:

·         Giving classroom career presentations

·         Facilitating a an informational career interview for a student

·         Serve as a career mentor for a student with a strong interest in your career field

·         Participate as a career advisor in the Project-Based Internship class for seniors.

For more information about the "Handshake of Cooperation," contact Marc Changnon, ECP Program District Coordinator at 217.351.3764 or