Housing Virginia's Rural Network News
Thank you to everyone who attended Housing Virginia's pre-conference rural session at the Virginia Governor's Housing Conference last year. We will keep you updated on our Rural Housing Network Initiative project progress and various rural housing events around the state. 

If you have an event or program you would like us to feature, please email admin@housingvirginia.org with your request!
USDA Rural Development to Host Application Workshops in Richmond, Southwest Virginia

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development office in Virginia today announced it will host workshops in Richmond and Tazewell to help rural Virginians better access education, training, health care resources and broadband connectivity.

The workshops will introduce participants to the application process for the USDA Rural Development Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) and Community Connect (CC) programs.

When: February 8 (Mon) & February 9 (Tues)
Where: Richmond, VA & Tazewell, VA

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HAC Advanced Financial Management Training for Rural Nonprofits

This intensive, hands-on course builds on the fundamentals taught as part of HAC's Sharpening Your Skills: Financial Management for Rural Nonprofits training. 

Specially designed for experienced staff, this course covers an in-depth look at financial policies and procedures, cost allocation, cash flow management, ration analysis, and financial management strategies. 

When: March 8 (Tues) - March 9 (Wed)
Where: North Charleston, SC

Please take a moment to fill out a brief, 11-question survey about rural housing and service providers' most urgent gaps and needs. We will continue collecting responses and report the results at small-scale regional meetings around the state this year. 

Keep an eye out for news about these meetings - we want local voices to help us create rural housing and development policy recommendations.

Housing Virginia's Rural Housing Network Initiative is made possible with the generous support of:

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