RCAC received a $10,000 SoCalGas Environmental Champions Grant to support RCAC’s Agua4All program in Kern County. RCAC will use this funding to install three water bottle filling stations in Greenfield Union schools; provide education and community outreach to change negative perceptions about drinking tap water; and distribute reusable water bottles to children within the school district.
The Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians is the first Tribe to win a U.S. Department of Education Promise Neighborhood grant.
Schools in Oregon—10 so far— have fallen outside regulatory limits for lead in their drinking water during the past four years, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Moreover, many schools in the state have yet to be tested.
Apply today for a Wells Fargo Housing Foundation Scholarship for the NeighborWorks Training Institute in Los Angeles on May 2 to 6, 2016. Scholarships Wells Fargo Housing Foundation Scholarship for the NeighborWorks Training Institute in Los Angeles on May 2 to 6, 2016. include free tuition and single-room lodging. The application deadline is February 26. Apply early–not everyone will receive a scholarship.
The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) awarded accreditation status to Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC). IACET Accredited Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs).