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Search Results: Rural Development
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Community Facilities ProgramsMembers only Login
Terence McGhee from the U.S. Department of Agriculture covers the Community Facilities Programs including the requirements, types of projects, and types of products available through the program.
Rural Development's Financial Toolkit
Vince Paumier presents at NCSAFP Annual Conference on USDA Rural Development Toolkit
JobsOhio Commercial Loan Program
Tracy Allen of Jobs Ohio presents on Commercial Loan Programs available via the organization.
Ohio Farm Bureau-Finance Challenges for First-Time Farmers
Brandon Kern from the Ohio Farm Bureau presents on Finance Challenges for First-Time Farmers,
Financing Solutions for Rural Downtown DevelopmentMembers only Login
Herb Klein from Jacob & Klein's Economic Development Group explains the various tools and programs available to revitalize and redevelop rural downtowns, including tax increment financing, special assessment, tax credits, EB-5, and others.
Infrastructure Finance - USDA Rural Development Community ProgramsMembers only Login
Anthony Hollinsworth (U.S. Department of Agriculture) discusses the rural development programs offered by USDA, the objectives of the programs, eligible applicants, eligible purposes, and the rates and terms.
Supporting Rural & Small Town Development in MinnesotaMembers only Login
Urban communities like Minneapolis and St. Paul are not the only places looking for help to fund economic development. Minnesota is filled with rural communities and small towns who are also in need of financing strategies. A number of creative and...
Supporting Rural & Small Town Development in MinnesotaMembers only Login
Urban communities like Minneapolis and St. Paul are not the only places looking for help to fund economic development. Minnesota is filled with rural communities and small towns who are also in need of financing strategies. A number of creative and...
State & Federal Financing ProgramsMembers only Login
Naomi Lenz (USDA) discusses the USDA's programs related to rural development, housing, community facilities, utilities, energy, and more.
State & Federal Financing ProgramsMembers only Login
Ryan Roles (Rural Finance Authority) discusses the Rural Finance Authority Loan Programs that are available.
USDA Rural Development Multi-Family Housing ReportMembers only Login
Rural Development (RD) at the U.S. Department of Agriculture released a report outlining the costs to maintain and upgrade the Rural Housing Services’ (RHS’s) inventory of 14,650 multifamily housing properties. The Comprehensive Property Assessment...
The REED FundMembers only Login
Angie Neises of the Rural Electric Economic Development, Inc. describes the process of operating a loan fund for infrastructure and economic base improvement in rural areas.
Revolving Loan Funds - USDAMembers only Login
Kristi Kubista-Hovis of the U.S. Department of Agriculture details the many forms of capital available from USDA that can be used to capitalize revolving loan funds and how one can apply for these sources.
Financing Healthcare Projects in Rural AmericaMembers only Login
Aaron Knewtson, AgStar Financial Services, speaks about financing healthcare projects in rural America. He discusses the capital credit markets available and key factors to consider when underwriting healthcare.
Iowa's Private Colleges and UniversitiesMembers only Login
Andy Baumert of Iowa Association of Independent Colleges and Universities discusses trends and issues in Iowa relating to demography, student debt/affordability, and communicating value.
Feasibility Study SessionMembers only Login
The importance of feasibility studies for rural projects involving public-private partnerships is discussed in this session by Brian Stavenger of Eide Bailly.
Public Finance Investment BankingMembers only Login
Bob Pennington, Nick Roederer, and Natalie Wabich of Raymond James explore the financing trends for rural education projects and also covered risk factors, role of foundations, underwriting, areas of opportunity, key indicators, and more.
Rural Healthcare TrendsMembers only Login
Doug Johnson, Principal, Stroudwater Associates, overviews trends in rural healthcare including the industry transition, implications for hospitals and clinics, and the vision for the future.
Public Private Partnership Meeting OverviewMembers only Login
Joseph Ben-Israel, Assistant Deputy Administrator for Community Facilities, discusses the mission, programs, portfolio, and P3 initiative of Community Facilities.
Feasibility StudyMembers only Login
Jared Heim of Eide Bailly details the key components of feasibility studies for healthcare and shares why they are necessary.
Making Healthcare PersonalMembers only Login
Jay Christensen of Mahaska Health Partnership, shares his story and project detailing the existing facility, building vs. remodeling, costs, financing, new services, impact on the community, and more.
The Power of Combining NMTC & USDA CF ProgramMembers only Login
Tim White, Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust, discusses how to combine New Markets Tax Credits and USDA's Community Facilities Program funding to stimulate healthcare and education across rural America.
Strategic Direction Focused on Six Touchstones for SustainabilityMembers only Login
Rick Drake of Quorum Health Resources emphasizes the importance of planning sustainably through the six touchstones of medical resources, quality, consumer, leadership, market and finance.
Rural Education FinancingMembers only Login
Sue Eick, IFF, describes CDFI's role in financing educational and community real estate projects.
Feasibility Study SessionMembers only Login
Brian Stavenger, Partner, Eide Bailly, overviews concept development and planning of a project by detailing the importance of a feasibility study, there key components, and other topics of discussion to be aware of when developing large...
Community Facilities Infrastructure Toolkit Webinar
The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently released the Community Facilities Infrastructure Toolkit, a technical document co-authored by CDFA. This publication is designed for organizations and community leaders to better understand the complex...
Design Perspective on Community Facilities Infrastructure Toolkit
Michael Ryan, Principal, Greenbough Design, details processes and issues related to design and construction and how they dovetail into the USDA application and approval process.
Financing Infrastructure Projects in Rural AmericaMembers only Login
Bob Madsen, AgStar Financial Services, provides an overview of rural infrastructure project types & trends, capital credit markets, approaching financing sources, and key factor in obtaining financing.
C.O.R.E. @ The Camptonville Academy Charter School ProjectMembers only Login
Chris Mahurin, School Director, C.O.R.E. @ The Camptonville Academy, discusses his charter school project as a success story while utilizing the Community Facilities program.
Community Facilities Program OpeningMembers only Login
Rich Davis, Deputy Administrator, Community Facilities Programs, opens the webinar by providing an overview of the Community Facilities Program portfolio.
Community Infrastructure ToolkitMembers only Login
Terence McGhee, Community Facilities Regional Coordinator, USDA, overviews the recently published Community Facilities Infrastructure Toolkit.
Community Facilities ProgramsMembers only Login
Martha Torrez, Director of Direct Loan/Grant Division, USDA, overviews the Community Facilities Programs and portfolio in detail.
Student Housing OverviewMembers only Login
Hugh Tanner and Michael Kirby discuss student housing, key elements to financing, and the P3 structure.
Maximum Open and Free CompetitionMembers only Login
Bill Downs, National Architect, discusses construction methods, procurement procedures, and maximum open and free competition.
Mercy FlightMembers only Login
Donald Trzepacz and Scott Wooton of Mercy Flight discuss their operation, sources of funding, community outreach, and helicopter utilization.
Feasibility Study SessionMembers only Login
Ross Manson, Principal, Eide Bailly, provides an overview of feasibility studies, including why its necessary, key components, and potential problem areas.
Financing Education Projects in Rural AmericaMembers only Login
Chuck Ellingsworth, Megan DeGrass, and Nick Roederer of Raymond James explore the financing trends for rural education projects and also covered risk factors, role of foundations, underwriting, areas of opportunity, key indicators, and more.
P3 Roundtable MeetingMembers only Login
Michael Ward of USDA Rural Development discusses the Pennsylvania Community Facilities program trends and opportunities.
State of NY Rural Schools: Trends, Dollars & Performance
Prof. John W. Sipple, PhD of Cornell University discusses concerns and trends related to education trends in New York, including: current state of rural schools, growth rates, performance data and more.
Questions of USDA Public Private PartnershipMembers only Login
Kelly Arduino, Partner of Wipfli, discusses key questions regarding the capital credit market.
Feasibility Study SessionMembers only Login
The importance of feasibility studies for rural projects involving public-private partnerships will be discussed in this session by Brian Stavenger of Eide Bailly.
Rural Healthcare TrendsMembers only Login
Brian Haapala, Director, Stroudwater Associates, overviews trends in rural healthcare including the industry transition, implications for hospitals and clinics, and the vision for the future.
Case StudiesMembers only Login
Brian Stavenger of Eide Bailly shares some best practices and financing for projects that utilized USDA CF direct loans jointly funded with other sources of capital.
Project Delivery MethodsMembers only Login
Bills Downs, National Architect, of the USDA Rural Development gives a brief overview of construction methods, project financing, and best practices.
Financing Healthcare Projects in Rural AmericaMembers only Login
Bob Madsen, AgStar Financial Services, speaks about financing healthcare projects in rural America. He discusses the capital credit markets available and key factors to consider when underwriting healthcare.
Increasingly Embedded Community CollegesMembers only Login
Dr. Clyne Namuo of Cochise College discusses external pressures, reduced financial resources, and the strategic positioning of community colleges that affect rural areas.
Rural Environmental Justice and ComplianceMembers only Login
Suzi Ruhl, Senior Attorney Advisor, US EPA details environmental justice and compliance as it relates to rural development.
Development Finance Tools to Support Community FacilitiesMembers only Login
Toby Rittner, President & CEO, CDFA, discusses the wide range of development finance tools that are available to support investment in local communities. He details the toolbox approach and keys ways to finance projects.
Feasibility Study SessionMembers only Login
Brian Stavenger, Partner, Eide Bailly, overviews concept development and planning of a project by detailing the importance of a feasibility study, there key components, and other topics of discussion to be aware of when developing large...
Design Perspective on Community Facilities Infrastructure ToolkitMembers only Login
Michael Ryan, Principal, Greenbough Design, details processes and issues related to design and construction and how they dovetail into the USDA application and approval process.
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