For those businesses requesting clarification of whether they are defined as life-sustaining or not you can check the UPDATED LIST HEREIf you still have questions you can email the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) customer service resource account at ra-dcedcs@pa.govor call 1-877-PA-HEALTH and select option 1 to reach DCED staff.
    For businesses that determine from the list that they are non-life sustaining, but would like to seek a waiver click on the following link online waiver application.
    DCED offers working capital loans that could be of assistance to businesses impacted by COVID-19. Resources and information will be posted to http://dced.pa.gov/resources as they become available. Yesterday, Governor Wolf announced the availability of low-interest loans for small businesses and eligible non-profits in all 67 counties in Pennsylvania through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
    For the most up-to-date industry related information on COVID-19, members should follow NAHBPBAwww.governor.pa.gov, and www.doh.pa.gov,
    The BACP office is closed but Keri will be working remotely.  If you have any questions or need any more information, please contact her at koshea@centralpabuilders.com or 814.231.8813.
  • Welcome to the Builders Association of Central PA!

    The Builders Association of Central Pennsylvania has a long and rich history, serving the building industry of Centre County since 1957. The BACP is a not-for-profit organization representing builders, developers, and remodelers, as well as other professionals, suppliers and related trades associated with the housing industry.

    From the Association’s early days, the main objectives have been to help building-industry companies by providing education and networking opportunities, and to influence state and local government to assure the continuation of quality construction in Centre County. In addition, the Builders Association serves as a link between consumers and the building industry. If you are undertaking a home improvement project or are thinking about building a new home, you need look no further than the members of the Builders Association of Central PA. 


    Members Get Great Benefits from NAHB & PBA

    As a member of the BACP you also belong to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and Pennsylvania Builders Association (PBA).  Click here for benefits NAHB and PBA.

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    As a BACP member, you'll have access to money-saving programs and a wealth of information to help you run a successful business. 


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    The Builders Association of Central PA has been around for nearly 60 years. What can we offer you?