Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) will accept nominations until April 14 for the 2016 Yoneo Ono Outstanding Rural Volunteer Award. The award honors rural people who have made significant lifelong contributions to their community in volunteer capacities.
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.
In rural areas, up to 7 percent are homeless, but not all are counted. In January each year nationwide, an official point-in-time count records a 24-hour tally of a community’s homeless population on the streets or in shelters.
A new report from the California Budget and Policy Center finds that a widening income gap is a concern for nearly all metropolitan and rural areas in California.
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.