West Sacramento, Calif. — Rural Community Assistance Corporation’s Board of Directors elected Vickie Oldman, of New Mexico, as Board President at its November meeting. Ms. Oldman joined the RCAC board in May 2010.
After months of a standstill on negotiations, Congress has agreed to a coronavirus stimulus bill. The economic relief bill will be attached to the fiscal year 2021 “omnibus,” which funds the federal government.
#CDFIs: Critical Players in Mitigating the Economic Challenges of the Pandemic by @NewYorkFed lets just make sure they have the support they need to keep doing great work. https://link.medium.com/jijPHSuL4cb
RD is seeking grant apps for projects to improve housing, community facilities, and community/economic development in #rural areas through our Rural Community Development Initiative program! Learn more at https://bit.ly/3qhXmpZ
Of the 22 million #jobs initially taken out by the pandemic, 10 million have not returned, and sharply rising unemployment claims show a weak job market. #covidrecovery https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/01/14/business/us-economy-coronavirus#unemployment-claims-jump-sharply-showing-the-pandemics-continuing-economic-toll