A recent report from the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire raises concerns that pockets of rural communities could be undercounted in the 2020 U.S. Census.
West Sacramento, Calif. – Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) is pleased to announce that Moises Loza has been selected to receive RCAC’s William French Award. The award recognizes Loza’s achievements in rural housing. Loza was the executive director of the Housing Assistance Council (HAC), a national nonprofit corporation that works to increase the availability of decent housing for rural low-income people.
The California Organized Investment Network CDFI Tax Credit Program (COIN), which generates economic opportunity in California’s low-income rural and urban communities, could end if it is not included in the 2017-18 state budget.
Federal programs that bring affordable housing to low-income families and which encourage economic development in disadvantaged communities stand to lose big if President Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 budget passes.
The public is invited to attend a hearing on SB 623 (Monning) on April 19, at 8:30 AM. The hearing will most likely be between 9:30 and 11:00 AM.