Straight From the Tap – Lee Schegg

November 19, 2018 | General RCAP News

Today’s #StraightFromTheTAP highlights a member of our network working in California with RCAP’s Western partner, RCAC. Lee Schegg joined RCAC as a Rural Development Specialist Engineer in 2010. Prior to joining RCAP, Schegg worked for 36 years for the Public…

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Straight From the Tap – Randy Welch

November 19, 2018 | General RCAP News

Today’s #StraightFromTheTap spotlights an employee of our Southeastern RCAP, SERCAP. Randy Welch is a Technical Assistance Provider located in North Carolina. Welch has been with SERCAP a little over a year but has over 25 years of water and wastewater…

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Straight From the TAP – Josefa Torres-Olivo

November 19, 2018 | Blog, General RCAP News

Today’s #StraightFromTheTap honors Josefa Torres-Olivo. Torres-Olivo works as the District III Director for Puerto Rico and the U.S.Virgin Islands with RCAP Solutions, RCAP’s Northeastern partner. She has been with the organization for 23 dedicated years. Torres-Olivo’s history with RCAP began…

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Straight From the TAP- Philip Fishburn

November 19, 2018 | Blog, General RCAP News

On Today’s #StraightFromTheTap, we are highlighting the amazing work completed by Philip Fishburn, a Technical Assistance Provider working in Kansas for our Midwestern RCAP, MAP. Fishburn has been with the RCAP network for the past 23 years. He has had…

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Straight From the TAP – Bud Mason

November 19, 2018 | Blog, General RCAP News

Today’s #StraightFromTheTap shines some light on Charles “Bud” Mason, a Senior Rural Development Specialist working out of our Great Lakes Region. Mason has been with the RCAP network for the past nine years. He has an extensive list of over…

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Straight From the TAP – Gaylene Riley

November 19, 2018 | Blog, General RCAP News

On today’s #StraightFromTheTAP we are spotlighting Gaylene Riley from Oklahoma. Riley joined Communities Unlimited as a Community Environmental Management Specialist over 10 months ago after working for USDA Rural Development for 35+ years as a Community Programs Specialist. At USDA…

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RCAP Receives Federal Awards to Expand Assistance to Rural Communities Nationwide

November 14, 2018 | EPA, Funding, General RCAP News, Press Releases, USDA

Washington, DC (November 14, 2018) – TheRural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) is pleased to announce that ithas received multiple grants from across federal and philanthropic programs tocontinue its work helping rural communities develop and expand technical capacity throughoutall fifty states, U.S.…

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RCAP Announces New Partnership with Spring Point Partners, Focuses on Regionalization

November 8, 2018 | General RCAP News, Press Releases

Washington, D.C. (November 8, 2018) – The Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) announced today during the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (U.S. EPA) Partnerships Information Network Webinar that it will expand work on projects focused on regionalization, including additional research and technical…

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Ending Plastic Pollution

November 6, 2018 | Blog, General RCAP News

Written by: Melissa Melton To increase public awareness and to develop strong environmental stewardship habits, uniformity and consistency have been common denominators this practitioner has recommended over the years. When pre-planning for Earth Day 2019 and it's countdown to 50-years…

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