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USDA Rural Development Housing Preservation Grant Program

by nlc-admin | June 15, 2017

USDA Rural Development Acting Deputy Undersecretary Roger Glendenning announced that Rural Development is seeking applications for grants to make housing repairs for low- and very-low-income rural residents. The grants are being provided through the Housing Preservation Grant Program. “These grants help rural homeowners and rental housing owners repair and improve their properties,” Glendenning said. “Funds […]

First Nations & Oweesta Launch New “Native Financial Learning Network”

by nlc-admin | June 14, 2017

First Nations & Oweesta Launch New “Native Financial Learning Network”. Learn more here: http://org2.salsalabs.com/o/5855/t/0/blastContent.jsp?email_blast_KEY=1393388&_ga=2.233531036.302580186.1495665171-663548001.1472660761

RECORDED HUD WEBINAR ON TIERED ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW

by nlc-admin | June 14, 2017

RECORDED HUD WEBINAR ON TIERED ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW (June 7, 2017) –  HEROS Tiered Environmental Review Webinar recording, slides, and transcript are available at: https://www.hudexchange.info/trainings/courses/heros-tiered-environmental-review-webinar/1936/. The webinar presents an overview of the tiered review process, examples of how Responsible Entities may use tiering to improve their environmental review procedures, and how tiered reviews are created using […]

Roundtable on USDA Programs Impacting Tribes

by nlc-admin | June 12, 2017

Roundtable on USDA Programs Impacting Tribes 2017 NCAI Mid Year Conference and Marketplace | Monday, June 12, 2017 | 4:00 – 5:30PM  Mohegan Sun, Narrangansett Room | 1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard | Uncasville, CT 06382   The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers a variety of programs that Tribes, Tribal Leaders, and Tribal Citizens are using. From local food […]

DHS ANNOUNCES FUNDING OPPORTUNITY FOR FY 2017 PREPAREDNESS GRANTS

by nlc-admin | June 6, 2017

US Department of Homeland Security — FEMA Private Sector Advisory DHS ANNOUNCES FUNDING OPPORTUNITY FOR FY 2017 PREPAREDNESS GRANTS Today, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly announced the release of Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Notices of Funding Opportunity for 10 DHS preparedness grant programs totaling more than $1.6 billion. The grant programs provide funding to state, […]