BOZEMAN, Mont. (NMB) – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Native American Coordinator for Rural Development (RD) Montana will be on site in several tribal areas over the next few weeks to meet with tribal residents and discuss programs USDA Rural Development single-family housing, and other USDA R&D initiatives that help rural communities prosper and drive economic growth.
Community members interested in learning more about USDA Rural Development Single Family Housing Direct Home Loans, Single Family Housing Repair Loans and Grants, and other USDA RD programs, are encouraged to meet with the Coordinator Native American USDA RD at the following times and locations:
- Fort Peck Reservation – Fort Peck Housing Authority Conference Room, 503 6th Ave. E., Poplar, Mont. 59255
- May 16, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
- May 17, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Fort Belknap Reservation – Fort Belknap Housing Authority, 668 Main St., Harlem, Mt. 59526
- May 18, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Montana Indigenous Growth Fund – 353 Old Hays Road, Hays, Mont. 59527
- May 19, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Rocky Boy Reservation – Chippewa Cree Housing Authority Conference Room, 75 Laredo Rd., Box Elder, Mt. 59521
- May 25, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
For more information on these outreach opportunities, please contact the US USDA RD Coordinator at (406) 812-0721.
USDA Rural Development provides loans and grants to help expand economic opportunity, create jobs, and improve the quality of life for millions of Americans in rural areas. This aid supports the improvement of infrastructure; Business development; lodging; community facilities such as schools, public safety and health care; and high-speed Internet access in rural, tribal and very poor areas. For more information, visit www.rd.usda.gov/mt.. If you would like to subscribe to USDA Rural Development Updates, visit our GovDelivery subscriber page.
Courtesy of USDA
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