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Section 184 Draft Proposed Regulations – Tribal 60-Day Comment Period

by nlc-admin | April 9, 2019

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is currently revising the regulations for the Section 184 Indian Home Loan Guarantee (Section 184) program. Since these regulations have substantial direct effects on federally recognized tribal governments, HUD is conducting tribal consultation in accordance with HUD’s Tribal Consultation Policy. Download the Section 184 Draft Proposed […]

USDA Innovation Matters: Funding Opportunities, Publications, Events and Learning

by nlc-admin | April 9, 2019

Rural Development Innovation Center | Innovation Matters | April 2019 – Issue 1 Spotlight Opportunities Learning Opportunities for the ReConnect Pilot Program USDA is hosting technical assistance workshops for the new ReConnect Program. This program furnishes loans and grants to provide funds for the costs of construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment needed to provide broadband service in eligible […]

Request for Submission: Youth BNC Art and Stories

by nlc-admin | April 9, 2019

Financial education and empowerment are huge keys to success for our Native youth and Tribal economies, and we need your help! First Nations Oweesta Corporation, in partnership with Freddie Mac is searching for Native American youth artists to submit financial education and/or empowerment art pieces. The selected submissions will receive a $150 award per art […]

Federal Funding Spotlight on Housing Programs Supporting the Elderly & Veterans

by nlc-admin | April 9, 2019

This week’s edition of #FundingFriday highlights open grant opportunities related to housing, including programs supporting… the development and ongoing operation of supportive rental housing for very low-income persons, aged 62 years or older case management services to improve the retention of housing by Veterans who were previously homeless and are transitioning to permanent housing, and […]

USDA RD Technical Assistance Workshops for ReConnect Program

by nlc-admin | April 9, 2019

Technical Assistance Workshops for ReConnect Program Informational Workshops Scheduled for April and May 2019 USDA has announced the six regional ReConnect Technical Assistance Workshops. These regional workshops will allow applicants to gain a stronger understanding of the application process and program requirements. They will provide stakeholders with information about the funding opportunity announcement released in […]