Alabama Family Awarded Dubois County Relocation Impact Grant 

The grant incentivizes out-of-state workers to move to Dubois County. 

NOVEMBER 3, 2022 – JASPER, IN – Sabrina Payne has been awarded a Dubois County Relocation Impact Grant. 

Dubois Strong, in partnership with Radius Indiana, awards the $5,000 grants to out-of-state workers choosing to move to Dubois County. Recipients must commit to staying for at least two years. The grant is part of the Make My Move/Choose Southern Indiana initiative with TMap to incentivize out-of-state workers to move to Dubois County. 

Sabrina, along with her husband Jordan and their two children Isaiah and Abigail, are relocating to Jasper from Huntsville, Alabama. 

Sabrina is originally from Jasper and is excited to be near family and friends again. 

Sabrina is employed by Jasper Engines in Inside Sales. 

This grant opportunity provides assistance to the Payne family in establishing their new life in Dubois County. 

For more information, please contact Dubois Strong via email at or by phone at 812.482.9650. 

{Pictured (L-R): Sabrina Payne, Grant Recipient; Brenda Heeke, Dubois Strong Office Manager}

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Dubois Strong is Dubois County, Indiana’s collaborative, public-private partnership that maximizes community resources and assets to foster economic growth. Dubois Strong works to grow new businesses and expand existing ones with marketing, networking, training seminars, access to capital, site selection assistance and intellectual properties. The Dubois Strong philosophy is to make a business startup, an expansion or a relocation as easy and as user friendly as possible. Dubois Strong is the county’s economic development source for innovative entrepreneurs and thriving businesses. 

Samantha Knies Gray