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The following businesses and organizations are recognized for their support of the Economic Alliance of Kankakee County’s 2021-2022 program of work. Funded are the Alliance’s efforts in the areas of Business Retention & Expansion, Business Attraction, Community Development and Workforce Development.

$10,000 and more

  • Kankakee County Economic Development Association
  • County of Kankakee


  • Nicor Gas
  • ComEd
  • Aqua Illinois
  • Nucor Steel Kankakee Inc.
  • Gallagher Asphalt


  • Midland States Bank
  • Peoples Bank of Kankakee County
  • Riverside Healthcare
  • Amita Health
  • Carlile Architects
  • First American Bank
  • Van Drunen Farms
  • VDF FutureCeuticals Inc.
  • Silva International
  • OAK Orthopedics
  • BEAR Construction
  • NECA-IBEW Local 176 LMCC
  • Laborers Intl of North America Local 751
  • Kankakee Valley Construction Company
  • MJ Electric
  • Gordon Electric Supply Inc.
  • R&R Construction
  • Comcast
  • Nugent Curtis Real Estate, LLC


  • Piggush Engineering
  • Meijer
  • Plochman, Inc
  • McColly Bennett Commercial RE
  • Ruder Technologies
  • Security Lumber
  • Bear Machine Tool & Die Inc.
  • Kankakee & Iroquois Building Trades Council
  • Geoffrey Johns & Associates
  • Tyson Engineering Inc.

The Economic Alliance of Kankakee County is a 501c6 public/private partnership tasked with encouraging and facilitating new investment in the Greater Chicago community of Kankakee County, Illinois. We approach our mission in the spirit of collaboration in order to move the needle in sustainable and equitable ways across the interconnected realms of business, workforce and community development.

The Kankakee MSA’s total announced capital investment for the 2017-2021 is $1.6 billion.

Pursuant to Sections 501(c)(6) and 6113 of the Internal Revenue Code, contributions made to the Economic Alliance of Kankakee County are not deductible for federal income tax purposes as charitable contributions.