The Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) Announces Bobby Cochran as Chief Operating Officer

September 28, 2021 | Press Releases

Washington, DC (September 29, 2021) — The Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) is pleased to announce the selection of Bobby Cochran as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO). In this role, Bobby will support the organization in advancing RCAP’s strategy and…

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RCAP Honors U.S. Representative Bishop with 2021 Congressional Champion Award

February 24, 2021 | Press Releases

RCAP gives network partner organizations the chance to recognize a member of Congress from their service territory who are exceptional allies of the RCAP Network and rural communities across the United States  Washington, DC (February 24, 2021) — The Rural Community Assistance…

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RCAP Honors U.S. Senator Grassley with 2021 Congressional Champion Award

February 24, 2021 | Press Releases

Washington, DC (February 23, 2021) — The Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP), Inc. and its national network of six regional partners honors U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) with a 2021 Congressional Champion Award for his outstanding service, dedication, and tireless advocacy on behalf of rural communities and small towns across the…

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USDA Announces 47 Rural Communities that will Receive Technical Assistance to Help Build Long-Term Economic Growth

June 6, 2019 | Economic Development, General RCAP News, Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C (June 6, 2019) – Acting Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Joel Baxley today announced the names of 47 rural communities and regions that will receive technical assistance to help create and implement long-term economic development plans.…

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Stanley Keasling Announces Retirement, Board of Directors Launches CEO Search

March 22, 2019 | General RCAP News, Press Releases

West Sacramento, CA — Stanley Keasling, Rural Community Assistance Corporation’s (RCAC) Chief Executive Officer, will retire at the end of 2019. Keasling was just the second CEO in RCAC’s 40-year history. He joined the organization in 2008.  “The Board is…

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NACo, Rural LISC and RCAP launch mobile app and announce the Bridging the Economic Divide Partnership to address rural broadband access

March 4, 2019 | Broadband, General RCAP News, Press Releases

The National Association of Counties (NACo), the Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) and Rural LISC (Local Initiatives Support Corporation) have partnered to address the critical need for affordable high-speed internet for rural communities across the country. Together, the three organizations…

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RCAP Celebrates National Entrepreneurship Week 2019

February 19, 2019 | Economic Development, General RCAP News, Press Releases

February 8, 2019 – National Entrepreneurship Week (@NatlEshipWeek) is pleased to announce NatlEshipWeek 2019, taking place on February 16-23, 2019 to celebrate entrepreneurship in communities across the United States. From Maui to Maine, a consortium of partners will join in…

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RCAP Celebrates Victories for Rural America in New Farm Bill

December 20, 2018 | Advocacy, General RCAP News, Press Releases

Washington, DC (December 20, 2018) – Today, the Rural Community Assistance Partnership, Inc. (RCAP) celebrate the five-year comprehensive Farm Bill as it is signed into law. RCAP submitted recommendations to Congress for the Rural Development Title of the 2018 Farm…

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RCAP Statement of Support – 2018 Farm Bill Conference Package

December 11, 2018 | General RCAP News, Press Releases

RCAP Statement of Support-2018 Farm Bill Conference PackageDownload

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