Rural Women Entrepreneurs: Challenges and Opportunities

August 29, 2019 | Economic Development

The goal of this report published by the National Women’s Business Council (May, 8, 2019), is to inform and establish a baseline understanding of the dynamics of rural women entrepreneurs, comparing them to rural men entrepreneurs and non-rural women entrepreneurs. …

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Rural Prosperity Through the Arts & Creative Sector

August 29, 2019 | Economic Development

This action guide, released in 2019, offers research insights and lessons learned from states that are harnessing the power of the arts to drive rural prosperity. Produced by the National Governors Association (NGA) Center for Best Practices as a collaborative…

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Examining the Unique Opportunities & Challenges Facing Rural Small Businesses

August 29, 2019 | Economic Development

To better understand the state of rural small businesses, Small Business Majority conducted a three-pronged research project to explore the unique needs and challenges of small business owners in rural communities. We held focus groups with small business owners in…

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RCAP Leads Coalition on 2018 Farm Bill Priorities

April 11, 2018 | Blog, Farm Bill, General RCAP News, Press Releases

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RCAP Leads Coalition on 2018 Farm Bill Priorities   Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP), the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA (NCBA), and the New America Public Interest Technology Team Host Farm Bill Rural…

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