The vision of BPIII is to act as a private funding vehicle for regional economic development. BPIII will partner with SIEDO, local Chambers of Commerce and Economic Development Councils and others. This proactive, cooperative and aggressive program will strive for regional business retention, expansion and recruitment, and will improve the economic performance and vitality of Southern Idaho. The new Southern Idaho region is defined as Cassia, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka and Twin Falls Counties. Representatives from Chambers of Commerce, SIEDO, local Economic Development Organizations, the College of Sothern Idaho, Cities, Counties and the Private Sector have agreed to collaborate in helping to build jobs, the tax base and wealth in the region.