The PACE Alliance

Welcome to the Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance!

The Alliance is a non-profit organization of business owners and employees working collaboratively to achieve economic growth and success in the Pella area.   This work is accomplished through six Councils, where the talents and expertise of the business community shape the future of our area:  Business DevelopmentDestination DevelopmentDowntown DevelopmentEconomic DevelopmentEvents, and Workforce Development.

Our Vision:  Dynamic growth for a vibrant Pella community.

Our Mission: To lead, advocate and influence economic vitality, community development, and quality of life for the Pella community through a unified voice of business.

Our Goals: By 2021 in the Pella community

  • Increase population by 5%
  • Increase housing inventory by 250 units
  • Increase net number of employees by 10%
  • Increase downtown retail options by 10%
  • Increase visitor traffic by 30%

Thursday nights on the Square in Pella.


Members talk business with our elected Statehouse officials.