In the quarter ending June 30, 2017, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) closed 14 loans totaling nearly $8 million to assist rural communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon and Washington. Among those that received loans were a nonprofit organization that supports Arizona migrant workers and a rural Nevada food hub.
West Sacramento, Calif. — The PNM Fund, a division of the PNM Resources Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC). The New Century of Service Centennial Grant award will support RCAC’s Building Rural Economies (BRE)/Entrepreneurial Leadership Program in New Mexico’s Cochiti Pueblo.
Are you looking for financing options for affordable housing, environmental infrastructure, community facilities or a small business? Our Loan Fund is a financial resource for rural communities, providing gap financing, acquisition financing and other loans that conventional markets traditionally neglect.
Cedar City, Utah – The drive along Interstate 15, which meanders from the Mexican border in California to the Canadian border in Montana, can get plenty lonely. After 30 miles of virtually no services, there's a reprieve: the well-stocked and clean convenience store and smoke shop, Cedar Band Trading Post, which the Cedar Band of Paiutes opened in 2012.
Nibley, Utah – Sometime during the 10 or so months it took Veronica Cabrera to build her family home here in northern Utah, she began to feel a persistent, dull ache all over her left side. She chalked it up to perhaps sleeping poorly, or else the strenuous labor, particularly during the winter months, when she was building her self-help home.
Sacramento, Calif. - Water justice advocates and environmental, health, rural and equity organizations thank the California Legislature for including emergency drinking water funds in the 2017-18 state budget to continue to chip away at California's drinking water crisis.
California's housing crisis doesn't just impact urban populations, rural communities feel the pressure too. A recent report from the California Department of Housing and Community Development makes it clear that Humboldt County residents are hard pressed to make ends meet because of their relative isolation and transportation costs. #SB2 #SB3 #CALeg ... See MoreSee Less
...a recent report from the California Department of Housing and Community Development makes it clear that Humboldt County residents are harder pressed to make ends meet because of their relative isol...
CFCC Funding Fair. 8-29-17. 8 am - noon. California State University San Bernardino. CFCC agencies fund primarily the following types of infrastructure projects: drinking water, wastewater, water quality, water supply, water conservation water use efficiency, energy efficiency, and flood management. More information here: bit.ly/2vSPMZK... See MoreSee Less