Great Plains Development, Inc. (GPDI) is a designated federal Economic Development Administration (EDA) Economic Development District (EDD) for Southwest Kansas and a member of the Kansas Association of Regional Development Organizations (KARDO) and the Kansas Association of Certified Development Companies (KACDC). Our agency provides dozens of public and technical services, municipal grant administration and small business commercial loans for the region. A charitable non-profit 501(c)3 agency.
Our region covers the 28 southwest Kansas counties, including Barber, Barton, Clark, Comanche, Edwards, Finney, Ford, Grant, Gray, Greeley, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Kiowa, Lane, Meade, Morton, Ness, Pawnee, Pratt, Rush, Scott, Seward, Stafford, Stanton, Stevens, and Wichita counties. And statewide with NetWork Kansas loan products.
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