Prescott, Ariz. — Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) will host a free well owner workshop in Prescott, Arizona on May 13. The event is open to all private well owners, including well owners in Yavapai County.
West Sacramento, Calif. — The Erich & Hannah Sachs Foundation, based in Yountville, California, has renewed and increased a five-year investment to RCAC for work in rural communities throughout the American West.
Portland, Ore. —RCAC is launching a second Tribal Housing Excellence (THE) Academy cohort training here this week. Eight tribes from across the American West and Alaska are participating. THE Academy is an innovative initiative that helps Native organizations increase the variety and volume of housing on their lands.
Merced, Calif. –Dignity Health, The California Endowment, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) and Le Grand and Planada school districts gathered on March 9 to celebrate the newly unveiled water bottle filling stations that have been installed in elementary, middle and high schools.
The Utah Capacity Building Collaborative (UCBC), a Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) initiative kicked off its first Network Training in Salt Lake City March 14 – 15. Through the initiative, RCAC staff provide technical support to four rural agencies to build organizational capacity and provide affordable housing development training coupled with direct operating support.