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

June 29, 2023
Zero-emissions plant to create jobs, reduce agriculture costs A Nebraska-based startup is developing a new fertilizer production facility that will be in Gothenburg. This domestic supply will reduce...Read More
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

Gothenburg Improvement Company - GIC - Gothenburg, NE

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