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April 16, 2014

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Register now for FIF’s Leadership Day

Forward in the Fifth is asking guests who plan to attend the 2014 Leadership Day on Wednesday, April 16,  to register in advance. The program, which begins at 1 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development, will culminate with the announcement of this year’s Appalachian Leaders in Education (AppLE) award winners. Congressman Hal Rogers — the visionary behind the […]

Donate and support Rogers Scholars

Make a donation to Rogers Scholars and support our youth on Kentucky Gives Day. The Center for Rural Development is asking residents in Southern and Eastern Kentucky to support the region’s youth and make an online donation to the Rogers Scholars program on April 9 during Kentucky Gives Day. Kentucky Gives Day is a 24-hour online […]

Operation Headed Home statewide conference

Military service members, veterans, family members and caregivers, and behavioral health providers and professionals are invited to attend a FREE one-day conference at The Center for Rural Development to learn more about how they and the mental health community can play a vital role in addressing the behavioral health needs of military families. The Kentucky […]

Lawson to chair Broadband committee

Lonnie Lawson, President and CEO of The Center for Rural Development, has been tapped to chair the Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) Broadband Working Group that will identify long-term broadband strategies for Eastern Kentucky.

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Students attend Life is Cool workshop

More than 800 fourth-grade students from eight Pulaski County elementary schools were at The Center for Rural Development on March 12-13 for a one-of-a-kind learning experience.

Meet the trainer

Get to know Your Center of Learning and certified Microsoft Office specialist Carol L. Whitson

Now accepting registrations

Congressman Hal Rogers and Gov. Steve Beshear will join leaders from across Kentucky at the 27th annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference.

AppLE nominations extended

Do you know someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty to advance education in Southern and Eastern Kentucky?

Grant Writing 101 on March 21

For many first-time grant writers, seeking and applying for grant funding can be a daunting task.

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