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Move to Richmond

$5,000 cash

A VIP Community Pass which includes:

Free 1-year membership to the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce

Ambassador Network to help you get connected to locals with similar interests and leadership opportunities

PLUS your choice of one of the following packages:

Arts Package / symphony season tickets, theater season tickets, art museum membership and more

History Package / three local history museum memberships

Outdoor Recreation Package / public golf course and two nature preserve memberships

Fitness Package / pool, gym membership, and race season passes for runners

Sports Package / collegiate athletic tickets to watch the Richmond Jazz, IU East Red Wolves and Earlham Quakers

Total Incentive


Located in eastern Indiana along the Ohio border, Richmond is a warm and welcoming city with a strong sense of community pride.

Learn the area’s history at the Wayne County Historical Museum, then take in the historic architecture walking tour in Downtown Richmond. Enjoy boating and fishing in the Middlefork Reservoir, hike the paths at Cope Environmental Center, location of one of only 30 designated Living Building sites in the world, or explore the Cardinal Greenway on foot, skates, or with a free bike rental offered at the trailhead.

Richmond offers a rich cultural scene, with performances by the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, Richmond Civic Theater, and works by regional artists at the Richmond Art Museum. Find trendy fashions or handcrafted items at unique boutiques located in various shopping districts across the county as well as in Richmond. Hunt for treasures in Wayne County's Antique Alley featuring several diverse antique dealers located in towns along U.S. 40.

Richmond boasts a wide variety of dining options from a coffee shop and taproom to casual dining, to ethnic favorites such as Thai and Mexican restaurants. Satisfy your sweet tooth with handcrafted candy, freshly made ice cream, and baked goods then top it all off with a locally crafted beverage. Richmond celebrates food and community with unique annual events like Potterypalooza, Flavor of Wayne County, and the Meltdown Winter Ice Festival.

Richmond also presents a vibrant sports scene as it is home to Indiana University East and Earlham College. Nearby Richmond High School is a great place to catch a game as well, one of their venues, the Tiernan Center, is the 4th largest high school gym in the U.S. Professional sports teams such as the Indianapolis Colts and Pacers or Cincinnati's Bengals and Reds are an easy drive away to catch a game.


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Eligibility Requirements

Richmond is Currently recruiting remote workers who:

  • Are employed full-time and able to relocate while retaining their current position, or

  • Are self-employed and able to relocate while retaining their current clients/portfolio

  • Earn at least $50,000 annually

  • Are U.S. citizens

  • Are 18 years or older

  • Currently reside outside the state of Indiana

  • Must relocate primary residence to Wayne County, IN within 6 months

  • In order to be considered by Richmond, you must provide proof of the above eligibility criteria


What is MakeMyMove?

MakeMyMove is a marketplace product that connects remote workers and other work-from-anywhere talent with communities that are attracting new residents. We help workers find the right place, and we help communities build and promote programming to attract those workers.

How much does it cost?

We’re 100% supported by communities. If you are a worker that is thinking about making a move, our service is free.

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How It Works

This community is participating in the MakeMyMove on-platform application process. Apply in a few minutes. You’ll receive a response to your application, and will have access to a team to help along the way.

1. Apply

Fill out our fast application form to share your information and why you’re interested in making a move.

2. Get Pre-Qualified

Qualifying applicants will receive an introduction to the local sponsors of the program who will answer your questions, and help you decide if the community is the right fit.

3. Confirm Eligibility

Once you’ve been selected, we’ll confirm your eligibility for the program and facilitate a formal incentive offer from the community.

4. Accept and Make Your Move

Accept the offer to reserve your spot, and let us know when you arrive to receive the incentive.