West Sacramento, Calif. — In the quarter ending Sept. 30, 2017, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) closed 30 loans totaling more than $10 million to assist rural communities in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Washington. One loan will support a community health nonprofit organization in central California. Another loan will support a Washington tenant organization’s manufactured housing community acquisition.
Back in the day – nearly a century ago – the OK Theatre in Enterprise was a shining light in eastern Oregon, hosting events both unique and routine. There were plays and musicals at the 350-seat, single-screen theatre and traveling Chautauqua, an adult education movement in the early 20th century that brought musicians, preachers and academic lecturers to rural America.
Merced, Calif. — Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) will host a free well owner workshop in Merced, California on Saturday, November 11. The event is open to all private well owners. Topics will include proper operation and maintenance of septic systems and drinking water wells, common septic and well troubleshooting, preventive maintenance and solutions, and protecting our groundwater.
Shout out to those working hard to make sure rural and tribal communities have well-managed and adequately-funded water systems, including @RCAPInc @CommunitiesU @RCACorg https://twitter.com/coriannescally/status/1310999255843303424
In September's Network News: @WellsFargo Foundation grant supports housing counseling services to Northern CA Tribes; $300,000 grant supports rural West communities; rural water utilities impacted by pandemic; jobs, trainings & more: https://bit.ly/2GjrkYM