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April 22, 2018

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Kentucky Derby Classics cooking class

You don’t have to make the trip to Churchill Downs to experience the Kentucky Derby.

Fundraising Quickstart training

Jump start your fundraising efforts with Fundraising Quickstart on May 24 at The Center for Rural Development.

Win a Houseboat Vacation

Purchase your ticket today for a chance to win a Houseboat Vacation on Lake Cumberland and support the Rogers Scholars program.

My Mouth is a Volcano: The Musical!

Join us for a 10 a.m. school performance and a 7 p.m. public performance of “My Mouth is a Volcano: The Musical!” on May 8 at The Center for Rural Development.

RDPC academic partner teams up with Dräger, INC

Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) academic partner The University of Findlay (Ohio) All Hazards Training Center announced this week that they have teamed up with Dräger, Inc., to provide safety equipment and training expertise to support Findlay’s professional and academic programs. Dräger has been an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology […]

Check out our BCTC training classes

Get started building your career and workforce training skills at our Business & Community Training Center.

Technical skills training available through DCMT

Are you a displaced coal miner or former coal employee in Bell County? If so, you could qualify for technical skills training through The Center for Rural Development’s Displaced Coal Miner Training (DCMT) program. The program provides assistance with tuition or training expenses for displaced coal miners and former coal employees who have been adversely […]

See nature in a whole new light

Stop by and view landscape and nature photographer Larry Coffey’s spectacular exhibit through May 1.

Cumberland County Fiscal Court holds philanthropy workshops on giving and endowment building

 BURKESVILLE, KY — Cumberland County Fiscal Court completed its 2017 ARC Flex-E-Grant project where they held three philanthropy workshops in August through October. The fiscal court was awarded $5,000 through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Flex-E-Grant program, which is administered by The Center for Rural Development, to partner with the Lake Cumberland Area Development District […]

Group develops strategic plan for regional economic development association

MCKEE, KY — The Jackson County Development Association concluded a 2017 ARC Flex-E-Grant project that resulted in the development of a strategic plan and a regional economic development organization for Clay, Jackson, Lee, Leslie, and Owsley counties. The Jackson County Development Association was awarded $8,800 through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Flex-E-Grant program, which is […]

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