RCAC recently received the Rural Housing Champion Award for its work in the U.S. Department of Agriculture Mutual Self-Help Housing Program.
National Rural Housing Coalition invites you to sign a letter of support for USDA rural housing programs in fiscal year 2017. The deadline for the NRCH Sign-on Letter has been extended to Friday, April 1st.
President Barak Obama proposed increased funding for the Indian Housing Block Grant program— $650 million to $700 million —in the Administration’s fiscal year 2017 budget.
West Sacramento, Calif. — In the quarter ending Dec. 31, 2015, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) closed 29 loans totaling more than $8.3 million to assist rural communities in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington and Utah with housing, water infrastructure and community development projects.
In nearly 30 Alaska communities, some 3,300 homes still have no sewer system or running water. Residents resort to using buckets, referred to as ‘honey buckets’ for toilets. These open waste collection sites can cause respiratory illnesses, especially in children.