The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) is introducing a new suite of courses on Isolation and Quarantine for Rural Communities.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at The Center for Rural Development.
For many first-time grant writers, seeking and applying for grant funding can be a daunting task.
Learn the knowledge and practice of bartending, including mixology, speed, accuracy, organizational and customer service skills, at the Kentucky Master Bartending Program.
In these tough economic times, many communities in Southern and Eastern Kentucky often have a vision for the future but lack the funds necessary to make that vision a reality.
During its next Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) funding cycle, The Center for Rural Development will be awarding federally funded mini-grants to help advance strategic planning efforts throughout the region.
Top-level business executives, educators, and community leaders from throughout Kentucky were at The Center for Rural Development this week to learn how they can move their organizations to higher levels of efficiency and productivity at a one-day technology event, “Executive Outlook — Information Technology Trends of 2014.”
2013 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award (EIEA) recipient Paul D. Dole knows to be a successful entrepreneur you have to take risks.
“The definition of an entrepreneur is one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risk of a business or enterprise, and that’s exactly what we do at KCEOC,” said Dole, president and CEO of KCEOC Community Action Partnership Inc. “We organize people, we organize programs, and we all take a risk in our endeavor to end poverty.”
Dole was named one of the region’s top entrepreneurs in Southern and Eastern Kentucky and celebrated his win in the Not-For-Profit award category on Oct. 21 at an EIEA Hometown Event in Barbourville.
Thanks to a series of FREE school safety training videos made available by the Small, Rural, Tribal and Border Regional Center (SRTB-RC), rural first responders across the United States are receiving the training they need to know how to prepare for and respond to an active shooter incident.
Are you aware that the Institute for Preventive Strategies (IPS) is a terrorist prevention program of The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC)? The RDPC course, PER 281-W – Homeland Security Terrorism Prevention Certificate for Law Enforcement Professionals, was created and is operated by IPS. IPS also has a Fire Service Professionals Terrorism Prevention course and other […]
A collection of artwork by Pulaski Elementary School fifth-grade art students is on display in a new visual arts exhibit at The Center for Rural Development.