Linda Shea Awarded Eleventh Dubois County Relocation Impact Grant

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

JUNE 3, 2022 – JASPER, IN – Linda Shea has been awarded the eleventh Dubois County Relocation Impact Grant.

Dubois Strong, in partnership with The Dubois County Community Foundation and 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. 

Linda is relocating from Vacaville, California to Bretzville to be closer to her three sisters and their families already living in Dubois County. 

Linda will be employed by Walmart in Jasper. She is looking forward to experiencing the Strassenfest this summer and exploring other local entertainment. 

This grant opportunity provides assistance to Linda in establishing her new life in Dubois County. 

Additional Dubois County Relocation Impact Grants are available. For more information, please contact Dubois Strong via email at or by phone at 812.482.9650.

{Pictured (L-R): Linda Shea, Grant Recipient; Brenda Heeke, Office Manager of Dubois Strong}

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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