The Gothenburg Improvement Company (GIC) is a volunteer organization in Gothenburg, Nebraska that encourages business-related growth and entrepreneurship to increase economic development.  Incorporated in 1961, the GIC, along with the support and dedication of its stockholders and the Community Development Office, has a primary goal of envisioning, improving and securing the future of the community.

Our Vision & Mission

VISION: Growing a dynamic community

MISSION: Creating opportunities, bettering lives


Latest News

August 16, 2022
The Gothenburg Improvement Corporation (GIC) has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with a local company to consolidate and expand their business in the Gothenburg Industrial Park...Read More
August 9, 2022
The Nebraska Diplomats Banquet took place on August 9 in Kearney, with­­­ 330 people attending the celebration at Younes Conference Center. Gov. Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska Department of Economic...Read More
June 23, 2022
Lt. Gov. Mike Foley celebrates City of Gothenburg as a 15-year member of Nebraska’s Economic Development Certified Community program. The city of Gothenburg, Neb. (pop. 3,469) has earned recognition...Read More

Gothenburg Improvement Company - GIC - Gothenburg, NE

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